4F10.45 - Gas Explosions

Code Number:
Demo Title:
Gas Explosions
Explosive Mixtures, Critical Concentrations
Area of Study:
Chemistry and Physics
Disposable Grill Lighter, Mailing Tube with Hole.

See also 4F10.45 in Heat and Fluids

See the files or the hardcopy 10A10.60 entry in the Chemistry and Physics of the Environment notebook for directions.  

  • H-090:  "Exploding Can",  DICK and RAE Physics Demo Notebook.
  • Wendy L. Mao, Carolyn A. Koh, E. Dendy Sloan, "Clathrate Hydrates Under Pressure", Physics Today, Oct. 2007, p. 42.
  • "Exploding Flame",  Leonard A. Ford,  Chemical Magic, p. 73.
  • Carl Ahlers, Expose Excite Ignite an Essential to Whizz-Bang Chemistry, Making Hydrogen go Bang.
  • Tik L. Liem, "The Delayed Explosion", Invitations to Science Inquiry - Supplement to 1st and 2nd Ed. p. 64.

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