How to Make a Sugar Rocket Powered Traffic Cone!

Introduction: How to Make a Sugar Rocket Powered Traffic Cone!

About: I like to play with chemicals


The fuel for this rocket is Sorbitol and potassium nitrate; both chemicals naturally occur and are eco-friendly. This effort is intended to test an experimental motor in a silly way.
 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EhH6pxDhRqE

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    randofo
    randofo

    8 years ago on Introduction

    You should post a Step-by-Step Instructable since you have all of those still images!

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    jmontello1
    jmontello1

    Reply 8 years ago on Introduction

    thankyou for your comment (: I have a step by step instructible for my rocket powered shopping cart (it uses the same motor) that goes into better detail about how to make the motor