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"bang snap" detonation

Silver fulminate high-explosive noisemaker.

8 000 frames/second

6.9 MB


0.177 caliber pellet

Impact of an air rifle pellet, 280 meters/second.

6 200 frames/second

2.2 BM


Hollywood Vibra-tone

Tap water agitated with massage tool.

3 000 frames/second

21.1 MB