Tennis Ball Mortar

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Scouts create mortars using three Pringles cans, duct tape and lighter fluid.


See attached sheet, and here's a video of what not to do:


See attached sheet.

In terms of safety, recommended that you use age restrictions around the firing element. Also gloves and goggles are a must, have water on standby, and earmuffs could be a good idea.

A large open field is also a must, but the building of the mortars is perhaps better indoors due to sturdier work surfaces.



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