Hi Guys! today i will show you a Easy trick for make a fire with Chocolate and Alluminum Can!
Check the video below for view the final result:
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Step 1: What do you need?
for this instructables you need only few component:
- Piece of Chocolate ( be careful, don't eat the chocolate after the project)
- Alluminm Can
-Piece of paper (use dark or black color for redute the time for ignite)
Step 2: Polishing!
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The fenomenal about this project it's the good ability to reflect of Shiny metal, but the bottom of alluminum Can don't reflect very well, for this reason you need to polish the alluminum
Grab the Chocolate and start to rub the piece on the bottom of the can, after 2 or 3 minute clean with a piece of old cloth or a napkin of cotton.
repeat this two step for many time, when you see the bottom of the can as a mirror you're done.
Step 3: Ignite!
Now you only use your Alluminum can for concentrate the lights of Sun on the paper.
Directs the alluminum can in front of the sun and move your piece of paper to search the perfect point of maximum power, you can found it when the dot of light becomes small! after 1 minute you can see the smoke come out of the paper
Step 4: Blow on fire
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Pile up a piece of paper or dry grass to make your fuel, this part it's little difficult, because after you ignite the piece of paper with the sun, you must to put the ember in a cover place and blow gently on it, be carefull because extinguish easly...
the best result i made with cover the ember with my hand and the dry grass, when you see a lot of smoke you are in the right way, now you can blow much stronger and in two minute you can see the fire become from your hand
(be careful to don't burn your skin in this process)