Hillbilly bomb

What you will need

  • 1 liter bottle for a small bomb, or a 2 liter bottle for a big bomb
  • The works toilet cleaner
  • Tin foil

How to make it

On gravel or asphalt, fill the bottle about 1/3 of the way up with toilet cleaner. Make 7 to 10 wads of tin foil and put them into the bottle, quickly screw the lid on tight, shake it and get back fast!

What to do if it doesn't explode

If your bomb doesn't explode right away do not get too close to it, it may just need a little more time (these bombs don't always go off right away). If it still doesn't go off after 5-10 minutes, try to relieve the pressure (by shooting it with a bb gun or throwing a rock at it) before you get too close.

You can substitute

  • Moth balls for tin foil


After the bomb explodes do not touch the works/tinfoil mixture because it will burn your skin.

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Sandra Aldrich said:
I can't wait to try this with my boys, thanks for sharing!
Gunnar said:
Sounds pretty cool!
Think I'll try it out
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