So you've got a box of matches lying around gathering dust? No idea what to do with it? How about making a match rocket? Wait... A match rocket?? If you're wondering what that is, you're not the only one.
Over at Tutorial Ninjas, they have a simple howto on making match rockets. As you can see, it's very simple and fun. In fact, you could learn it just by watching the video.
Plus, it's handy thing to know if you all you've got is a some matches, aluminum foil and a paper clip with you and some baddie is out to get you. Ok, so that's a stretch, but just imagine more matches and more foil (do I see an evil glint in your eye). Nah, bad idea. Just stick to two matches or three or...
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