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Gunpowder, also known as black powder, is the earliest known chemical explosive. It is a ...... For gunpowder to explode effectively, the combustible ingredients must be reduced to the smallest poss...

How to Make Gunpowder: 8 Steps (with Pictures) - wikiHow

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Use a mortar and pestle to grind each ingredient into a fine powder. ... if you're planning on making a lot of gunpowder.

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Oct 16, 2012 ... ChemTAN'S first video.....today is gunpowder......easy to make...items are potassium nitrate(stump remover )coal and sulphur. ratio is 7.5:1.5:1 ...

Gray Matter: Easy DIY Gunpowder | Popular Science

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Aug 18, 2011 ... What I didn't know is that all the ingredients for gunpowder are readily available side by side, no questions asked, in any garden center or ...

Homemade gunpowder - Instructables

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Today i will show you how to make real homemade gunpowder!It's very easy to make and requires only 3 ingredients!So... Let's start :)P.S. In the video i burned ...

Caveman to Chemist Projects: Gunpowder

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Consequently the ingredients of gunpowder, especially sulfur and saltpeter, have had strategic importance. Sulfur is mined from underground deposits. Saltpeter ...

Spice Rack Explosives: How to Make Gunpowder with Salt and Sugar

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Mar 3, 2012 ... These crystals are potassium nitrate or saltpeter, the key ingredient in gunpowder . This is also available commercially as stump remover from ...

Making Gunpowder - Dangerous Laboratories!

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Usually when I mix the ingredients, I add just enough stale urine to make the batch ... "Flowers of sulfur is ideal for gun powder, and it can be bought in most drug ...

Gunpowder Facts, History and Description - Chemistry - About.com

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The ingredients tended to require remixing prior to use, so making gunpowder was very dangerous. People who made gunpowder would sometimes add water,  ...

Chemical Composition of Black Powder or Gunpowder - Chemistry

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The composition of black powder or gunpowder is not set. In fact, several different compositions have been used throughout history. Here's a look at some of the ...

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How Urine Can Be Used to Make Gunpowder (and Other Interesting ...

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Apr 22, 2013 ... During this filtering process, a number of beneficial ingredients in the ... Gunpowder is comprised of 75% potassium nitrate, 15% charcoal and ...

Gunpowder - Instructables

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This is an instructable for how to make gunpowder from its basic chemcials. ... gun powder years ago, on technique I used was wetting all the ingredients as you ...

Compound Interest - The Chemistry of Gunpowder

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Jul 2, 2014 ... Until the mid-19th Century, gunpowder was the only known chemical explosive. Its use can be traced much earlier than this, however, and ...