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The Resource Backyard ballistics : build potato cannons, paper match rockets, Cincinnati fire kites, tennis ball mortars, and more dynamite devices, William Gurstelle

Backyard ballistics : build potato cannons, paper match rockets, Cincinnati fire kites, tennis ball mortars, and more dynamite devices, William Gurstelle

Label
Backyard ballistics : build potato cannons, paper match rockets, Cincinnati fire kites, tennis ball mortars, and more dynamite devices
Title
Backyard ballistics
Title remainder
build potato cannons, paper match rockets, Cincinnati fire kites, tennis ball mortars, and more dynamite devices
Statement of responsibility
William Gurstelle
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This updated and expanded step-by-step guide enables ordinary folks to construct more than 13 awesome ballistic devices using inexpensive household or hardware store materials. Clear instructions, diagrams, and photographs show how to build projects ranging from the simple, a match-powered rocket, to the more complex, a tabletop catapult, to the classic, the infamous potato cannon, to the offbeat, a Cincinnati fire kite
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gurstelle, William
Dewey number
531/.55078
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q164
LC item number
.G88 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Ballistics
Label
Backyard ballistics : build potato cannons, paper match rockets, Cincinnati fire kites, tennis ball mortars, and more dynamite devices, William Gurstelle
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Expanded and even more explosive."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Keeping safety in mind -- The potato cannon -- Back porch rocketry -- The Cincinnati fire kite -- Greek fire and the catapult -- The tennis ball mortar -- The sublimator -- The flinger -- Pnewton's petard -- The powder keg -- The dry cleaner bag balloon -- The carbide cannon -- The electromagnetic pipe gun -- The ballistic pendulum
Control code
18632404
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
xxiii, 210 pages
Isbn
9781613740644
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2015304704
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Backyard ballistics : build potato cannons, paper match rockets, Cincinnati fire kites, tennis ball mortars, and more dynamite devices, William Gurstelle
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Expanded and even more explosive."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Keeping safety in mind -- The potato cannon -- Back porch rocketry -- The Cincinnati fire kite -- Greek fire and the catapult -- The tennis ball mortar -- The sublimator -- The flinger -- Pnewton's petard -- The powder keg -- The dry cleaner bag balloon -- The carbide cannon -- The electromagnetic pipe gun -- The ballistic pendulum
Control code
18632404
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
xxiii, 210 pages
Isbn
9781613740644
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2015304704
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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