Where can I get a bung?

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Offline The Scientist

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Where can I get a bung?
« on: 18/07/2010 13:05:05 »
Where can I get a rubber-bung that can enable me to fullfill this experiment? http://www.thenakedscientists.com/HTML/content/kitchenscience/exp/water-rockets/

As soon as possible, and how much will it cost?
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« Reply #1 on: 18/07/2010 19:08:55 »
From that page
"If you can't get a rubber bung you can make one out of a wine bottle cork"
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« Reply #2 on: 18/07/2010 20:01:33 »
I suppose you could always whittle something out of a bit of wood and use chewing gum to help seal it. Or, if you carve some grooves round it, you could fill them with rubber bands to form sort of O-ring seals. 



BTW BC,

Can you bung me a few quid till Friday?

There ain'ta no sanity clause, and there ain'ta no centrifugal force ĉther.

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« Reply #3 on: 18/07/2010 20:29:29 »
bottle rocket kit,
more expensive than a bung/cork but does come with a tube which lowers the odds of you getting hit or soaked,
 and will launch from a flat surface (no launch stand required).

 
« Last Edit: 18/07/2010 20:45:45 by RD »

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« Reply #4 on: 18/07/2010 21:36:04 »
Try www.mutr.co.uk
or tts
Give a man a fire and he is warm for a day, set a man on fire and he is warm for the rest of his life.

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« Reply #5 on: 19/07/2010 01:54:11 »
Where do you live?  If home brewing is legal where you are, home brew shops usually carry a variety of bungs.  They tend to cost in the range of 1-3 USD.

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« Reply #6 on: 19/07/2010 02:13:34 »
Try www.mutr.co.uk

MUTR products are usually very competitively priced, but not their bottle launcher stand (£25).   



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« Reply #7 on: 20/07/2010 21:38:39 »
Then TTS is a better site.
Give a man a fire and he is warm for a day, set a man on fire and he is warm for the rest of his life.