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Potassium nitrate - Wikipedia

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Potassium nitrate is a chemical compound with the chemical formula KNO3. It is an ionic salt of .... Saltpetre is also an essential ingredient in making special porridges, such as kunun kanwa litera...

Caveman to Chemist Projects: Gunpowder

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The process for making saltpeter is very similar to that for making potash, the chief difference being the starting material. The soluble part of wood ash is mostly  ...

How To Make All Natural Saltpeter Potassium Nitrate

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Here is all the info you need to make concentrated saltpeter aka pottasium nitrate from natural ingredients.

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

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How to Make Potassium Nitrate. Collecting bat guano from caves used to be the main way to obtain potassium nitrate - also known as saltpeter - but these days ...

How to Make Saltpeter - Techwalla.com

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Mar 31, 2015 ... Ancient civilizations through current day have used saltpeter for kindling by rubbing two sticks together. Black powder is another form of ...

Saltpeter - Ulrich Bretscher's

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Saltpeter No doubt, charcoal is the most influential ingredient for a good black powder. But saltpeter is the key ingredient. Without the discovery of saltpeter, ...

Instructions for the Manufacture of Saltpetre - Documenting the ...

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Instructions for the manufacture of saltpetre, by LeConte, Joseph, 1823-1901. ... I proceed, then, to give a very brief account of the method of making these.

Making Gunpowder - Dangerous Laboratories!

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Making your own black powder, however, is not unlawful as yet, as far as I know." "By weight measure, black powder is made of seventy-five parts saltpeter finely ...

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

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Apr 22, 2013 ... Gunpowder is comprised of 75% potassium nitrate, 15% charcoal and ... Survivalists and gun enthusiasts today enjoy (well, maybe) making ...

SALTPETER the secret salt - Salt made the world go round

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SALTPETER MAKING; Nitre, potassium nitrate KNO3, more commonly known as saltpetre, is formed in warm climates by bacterial action during the ...