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10 Spectacular Fire Tricks That You Can Try At Home

When I was a kid, I would always ask my dad if he had any leftover papers from the office. Once he'd give me a box filled with papers, I would go outside of our house to burn them near a mango tree.
For some reason, I had always been enamored at the sight of fire and burning objects.

If you're also interested in fire, you should definitely check out these tricks. Read on!

10 Spectacular Fire Tricks That You Can Try At Home

10 Spectacular Fire Tricks That You Can Try At Home

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Fire isn't just used for cooking your food.

Fire isn't just used for cooking your food.

As much as fire has helped humankind for thousands of years, it can also be used for fun.

You should look at these 10 fire tricks!

You should look at these 10 fire tricks!

But don't try them if you feel like it would be too harmful to conduct.

1. Travelling Flame

1. Travelling Flame

All you need here are a lighter, a candle holder, and a candle. Once you've lighted a candle, blow the candle immediately. Once the smoke rises up, place the lighter above and watch the flame move down back to the candle.

2. Rising Water

2. Rising Water

For this activity, you need the following: a plate, candle, water, narrow glass, and food coloring.

Place the food coloring on a measuring cup containing water, and pour on the plate where the candle is placed. Next, light the candle and place the narrow glass around it. This will make the water rise inside the narrow glass and lift the lighted candle.

3. Crayon Candle

3. Crayon Candle

You'll be needing a plate, lighter, clip, and some crayons. Place the clip on a plate, then place the crayon inside the clip. Light the crayon on the top until a flame is created.

4. Burning Ping Pong Balls

4. Burning Ping Pong Balls

Get the following items: lighter, tray, and ping pong balls. Light a ping pong ball on top, and watch it burn.

5. Candle Seesaw

5. Candle Seesaw

You should prepare a lighter, nail, candle, and two drinking glasses. Put a needle in the middle of the candle, then place the candle between the glasses. Light up both ends and watch the fire move up and down.

6. Fire In A Bottle

6. Fire In A Bottle

Get a tall bottle, some rubbing alcohol, and a lighter. Place some alcohol inside the bottle and shake the bottle while it's closed. After this, light the inside of the bottle.

7. Singing Pipe

7. Singing Pipe

Get a blow torch and a metal pipe that contains some screen mesh. Light the portion of the pipe with the screen mesh and place it in a vertical position to hear the sound.

8. Black Snake

8. Black Snake

For this experiment, you will need a lighter, some rubbing alcohol, baking soda, sugar, and a plate.

Prepare four cups of sugar and a part of baking soda. Place this mixture on a plate and pour some rubbing alcohol. Light it up and watch what happens.

9. Fire Tornado

9. Fire Tornado

Prepare a metal container, a lighter, rubbing alcohol, a mesh trash can, and a lazy susan or a record player. Place some rubbing alcohol in the metal container, then place the container inside the trash can. Put the trash can on the lazy susan or the record player. Light up the container and make the trash can spin.

10. Steel Wool Fire

10. Steel Wool Fire

You will need a tray, some steel wool, and a lighter. Put the steel wool on the tray, then light the steel wool and watch the magic happen.

Watch the video below!

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