DrDogwood wrote:Oxy/Acetylene can be fun lol We Started with plastic oil cans quart then gallon then 2.5 gal then a 5 gallon pail and a 30 gallon drum. After we set off the 55 gallon drum we decided we had better quit before some one got hurt. It removed all the grass in a 20 foot circle and took several minutes for the lid to come back to the earth. Oh please don't anyone try that.
Sounds like a fun time! Good use of the gases to
Reminds of the first time we lit off Tannerite on the farm. We decide that shooting it wasn't worth it, so we took a bottle rocket and a shop rag and lit of 2 lbs 25 ft away from us. We surrounded it with unopened, empty
diet cola cans. We haven't found it yet, but we are sure that somewhere in the back of the shop is an aluminum can that is shredded. Also scared the hell out of my grandfather-the house shook like a bomb went off.
I guess the lesson is follow the insturctions and you won't learn and have no fun, but you may live little longer.
A student now but really want to weld everyday. Want to learn everything about everything.
warning!! Bad English may be in post. It's off a phone/autocorrect. I've had teachers with worse spelling!