Here’s how to make fuse material for your next pyro project using household items and some chems you can get at local stores.

(All cautions, caveats, YMMVs, “don’t poke your eye out” admonishments, etc. are implied, as they are with every MAKE blog post).

How to make fuse from items found at Wal-Mart and Lowes – Link

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy person’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.

  • japroach

    Looks a little unpredictable to use on anything big.

  • [email protected]

    I guess somebody didn’t like it much since it disappeared from both youtube and instructables.

    I find that interesting when you have people like kipkay making howtos about hacked dvd lasers with absolutely no mention of the risks.