Plugging Your DIY Mortar Tubes

As mentioned in the previous blog, High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) is the safest materials you can choose if you are making your own mortars for firework shells. While the HDPE tubing itself offers durability through the ability to withstand higher levels of shock...

What is Best Plastic Tube to Launch Aerial Fireworks?

Aerial fireworks are one of the most popular items in the consumer industry. Not only are they dazzling and exciting to watch, many are loaded to the max with pyrotechnic compounds that give even novice users a professional vibe. Those getting hooked into the pyro...

Firework Glossary Letters of the Day: L, M,and N

It’s L-M-N-tary! Learning about firework terms isn’t hard at all and can make you feel less intimidated when it comes to buying pyrotechnic products. Since February, we’ve worked our way through the first half of the alphabet and now we’re into the remaining letters....

Green Fireworks For St. Patrick's Day

Green is the color of many items and feelings, but at this time of year, the first thing you might think of is St. Patrick’s Day! St. Patrick’s Day falls on March 17th of each year and has become more than just the religious observance it started out as in the 17th...

Firework Glossary Letters of the Day: I, J,and K

Okay, here we go, once we get through the definitions of I, J and K related firework terms we will be halfway through the alphabet. So read on to understand what those pyrotechnic terms mean, you know, the ones you always wondered about, but were afraid to ask! And,...