Do not DIY: Take your slap bet to the next level with a rocket-powered glove

Aug. 9, 2019

In a recent video, YouTuber the Hacksmith demonstrates how to construct and use a rocket-powered glove.

Congratulations. You've just won a slap bet with your friend. Do you slap him immediately? Do you delay the slap, tormenting your friend with the impending pain? Or do you build a rocket-powered glove to ensure your slap inflicts the most punishment? If you're a member of the Hacksmith team, then the answer is simple. The team members created a 3D scan of the slappers arm, 3D-printed a bracket, wrapped the bracket in carbon fiber to help protect the wearer, and built an ignition box to ensure successful deployment of the rockets. In a recent video, YouTuber the Hacksmith demonstrates how to construct and use a rocket-powered glove. Please, don't try this at home.

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Alexis Gajewski | Senior Content Strategist

Alexis Gajewski has over 15 years of experience in the maintenance, reliability, operations, and manufacturing space. She joined Plant Services in 2008 and works to bring readers the news, insight, and information they need to make the right decisions for their plants. Alexis also authors “The Lighter Side of Manufacturing,” a blog that highlights the fun and innovative advances in the industrial sector. 

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