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Making it (the lucky way)

OK, admission time – I got lucky with this Instructable.

Jam Jar Jets are by no means my idea, and I knew very little about them:

Knock a hole in the lid of a jar, splash some meths in the jar, give it a shake and light the meths.

So that’s what I did, and it worked first time.

After running for a short time, with a noise like an angry moped, the temperature got too high for the jar and it gave way.

That was expected.

Then I tried to repeat the thing…

What goes wrong…

"Daddy, show us how you made the jet engine!"

"Not a pro…

By: Kiteman

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