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Posted: 9/25/2005 1:41:59 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/25/2005 1:50:16 PM EDT by hrt4me]
Some firefighters hold this annual fundraiser near Gateway, Colorado: Gateway Dynamite Shoot. But I wonder whether they are just using Tannerite binary exploding targets and calling it dynamite, or could they actually be using real dynamite / TNT? Come to think of it, the Knob Creek Machine Gun Shoot in Kentucky has been doing something similar to this for years for the machine gunners.

How's that for reactive targets? Calling Nationwide...
Link Posted: 9/25/2005 2:37:53 PM EDT

.they are simply a soda pop can filled with explosives. The photograph (above) shows their location...obviously at these distances they are not this easy to see!


tannerite would be my guess
Link Posted: 9/25/2005 5:32:16 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/25/2005 5:35:23 PM EDT by Keith_J]
Straight dynamite will detonate with rifle fire. TNT will not, hence its use in combat along with C4. Both of these military explosives require a special cap, regular civillian caps will not work, only blowing C4 or TNT all over the place.

Dynamite is quite inexpensive compared to Tannerite, IF you have the required paperwork, magazine and transport. You CANNOT transport it in your POV, all vehicles need placarding and explosives transport liability.

Seeing how the SPONSOR is Gateway Controlled Explosion Excavation, they have the required permits, magazine and transport. THe targets are beverage cans filled with explosive, probably a blasting slurry.
Link Posted: 9/25/2005 9:40:55 PM EDT
Dynamite only cost $.80 cents a stick tanrite is a lot more.
Link Posted: 9/26/2005 4:57:10 AM EDT
If you guys are wanting some tannerite I have been working on a group buy.

email me if interested.

Thanks
John
Link Posted: 9/26/2005 6:11:54 AM EDT
Just ordered a case of tannerite Saturday!
Link Posted: 9/26/2005 10:02:24 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/26/2005 10:03:07 AM EDT by John11167]

Originally Posted By zdauexs:
Just ordered a case of tannerite Saturday!



I have had a post in here for a group buy for some time now,
great deal when we buy only 5...

I am still taking orders for this buy in

John
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