This collection of pyrotechnic information has been gathered from various sources and combined to form a useful database for everyone to use.
Currently, it contains lists of the most important safety rules in
pyrotechnics, lists of incompatible pyrotechnic chemicals, lists of the most
common pyrotechnic chemicals and what they do, and OVER 800 pyrotechnic formulas
for every type and color of flame, spark, smoke, and every possible whistling,
banging, sparking, whizzing and crackling pyrotechnic effect you could possibly
There is so much information here that we can't even begin to list all of it! Some of the topics are: colored stars, smoke compositions, black powder, flash powder, whistlers, Thermite, tracers, sparklers, snakes, fuse, strobes, rocket propellants, and fountains, just to name a few.
This document is provided for informational purposes only. The authors, contributors, and editors do not advocate the use of anything described in this document, and accept no responsibility for any harm that might occur as a result of acting on any of the information contained herein. Although good faith effort has been made to ensure the validity of the information contained in this document, no guarantees or assurances of accuracy are provided by anyone.