Don't Start a BBQ with OXYGEN! It's Not Safe

Опубликовано: 16 июн 2019
In this video we're taking several different methods of starting charcoals and putting them to the test- which one is the fastest?
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  • *at the oxygen part* Congratulations, you've built a blast furnace

  • Could you start a charcoal fire for a barbecue with liquid oxygen?

  • i think the fastesr way is to try everything at once

  • This video has the vibe of being a subliminal commercial for charcoal chimneys

  • How about soaking the charcoal briquettes in liquid oxygen?

  • I use a hairdryer that no longer heats up as my fan. The same one I use for my forge.

  • soak active charcoal in liquid oxygen then light it. FIRESTARTER.

  • Instead of drilling a bunch of large holes in the tube and cranking the knob, maybe see what fewer, smaller holes does when directed toward the center and top of the chimney, while slowly increasing the o2 feed.

  • electric charcoal starting in chimney

  • LOX - liquid oxygen?

  • If I go to a cookout where they use lighter fluid, I am leaving. I am not eating that nasty food.

  • That's the slowest chimney I've seen. Never takes me 30mins using one.

  • Also what about the fan under the chimney starter??

  • Using lump hardwood charcoal with the chimney will burn so much easier... it takes 0 time

  • please test the charcoal starter on the door knob. would love to see it without movie magic

  • Me: Ahem, the FASTEST method to start charcoal is LIQUID OXYGEN

    • @Robert Lockard The point is to have a fire that isn't trying to poison you though... Even using ozone as an oxidizer isn't prone to doing that.

    • @TheAttacker732 Try Flourine...... (#9 on the periodic table), it's an even more aggressive oxidizer than liquid oxygen

    • Liquid ozone would probably beat that. Although there's a chance that it'll just explode horribly on contact.

  • Bbq tip: use a leaf blower

  • Hi ! Nice vid, where are you from ? I'm french and i understand your accent so well !

  • anyone else think that charcoal looks super tastey?

  • Should have done this experiment during winter

  • What would happen if you used oxygen in the foundry? Would it raise the temperatures to melt high melting point materials?

  • We have not had a drop of rain hardly the whole entire year.

  • Test the home alone traps

  • I start mine with a propane torch you use for burning weeds etc

  • What if you soak charcoal in liquid oxygen before starting

  • Normaly we put the fan a the botom of a chemny and it get faster to ignite

  • @the king of random.. Next time use a heat gun for removing paint.. Its mutch easier and safer because you direct the heat. I would say 5 to 10 min for a large bbq

  • Hey Nate, How is life? I don't know, its alright. I've been dealing with some things like every human being and really didn't sleep muchlast night. I'm sorry. Thats fine. Like you know it

  • Put the charcoal in a bag. Pipe in oxygen and just hold it a minute. Then pour into grill and light. It will absorb the gas and burn like a flare.

  • Liquid oxygen soaked into charcoal is a high explosive, don't do it!!!!!

  • When using the propAne to light the chimney, the flames from the propane were using all the oxygrn that was supposed to be coming thru the turn the top didn't get maximum air circulation to start

  • For me, i use Nurd Rage's method like a true chemist.

  • Video idea try to make a door knob glow with heat with the electric charcoal lighter

  • Heads up, you put too much charcoal into that chimney. They also work better with lump and not briquettes. My personal favorite is the heat gun most home owners have in their garage. Stack the lump charcoal like you would for lighter fluid, set the heat gun near the bottom and let it rip. It usually only takes a few minutes to get the charcoal started and you can move the thing around. I'm usually ready to cook in 10 minutes. Looking to upgrade a chimney to use the heat gun to maximize efficiency and make it great for smoking.

  • Chimney and lighter fluid works best

  • Just use a blow torch and it will take around 2-3mins as well

  • eeah a hot airgun? takes 1 min

  • Should have soaked charcoal in liquid oxygen.

  • "Today we're going to see what is the Fastest way to get charcoal started for your barbecue." My INSTANT Response: "But Match-Light Charcoal."

  • Bruh what's with the polarized filter?

  • Try the cheaper and easy way: paper towel and used cooking oil. Simple like that.

  • I thought thermite was the fastest way to share the grill

  • Is no one gonna talk about the phone at 4:08?

  • I almost feel bad for Nate... Almost...

  • I put lighter fluid in my chimney, it takes about 15

  • try to use liquid oxygen to start a charcoal

  • Just use a flame thrower

  • BBQ Dragon? mor like BAD Dragon ^^ xD

  • Rip

  • Tape a sparkler to a glass bite full of liquid oxygen and throw it at a wall. Molotov cocktail

  • Who wants to see them soak the charcoal in liquid oxygen and light it shouldn't need any lighter fluid with that?

  • 13:26 try in a coal iron forge, that should endure the heat from the oxygen better

  • Have you considered liquid oxygen

  • May be time for a new grill.

  • Have you seen Nurdrage's "How a Chemist Lights a Barbecue"?

  • Just use TNT it work great I use just wood

  • Try using all of them at the same time

  • You guys should do a home alone episode where you test and recreate the stuff that happened in the movie.

  • Do a video testing home alone traps; including the door knob one

  • Just use a flint and steel m8