How to Make Firework Hemispheres

Introduction: How to Make Firework Hemispheres

About: I like turning boring things into awesome things! Usually on video.

In this video I show how to make 5" hemi's using a softball as a former. The wheat paste used can be made via the process shown in this video:

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    7 years ago on Introduction

    hello "NightHawkInLight"
    I'm mohammad from IRAN, I know english a little
    a sample firework simulation with FWsim 2
    mixing iranian National Anthem with firework to show
    i made it with fwsim 2 & ulead media studio 8
    you can to see it in this address :

    ok just a few questions here: 1. how did you make the wheat paste 2. i have heard that shells made with weat paste will "spoil" quickly. if this is true, what would be an alternative method 3. i saw that you used craft paper. how thick is it in comparison to printer paper, and will any other kinds of paper work? 4. I also saw that you only added 3 layers. is this all that you showed in the video or are there more layers. thanks for your help.