site is all about the fascinating world of fireworks, both the
kind consumers can buy and the types used by professionals.
Use the navigation bars on the
left to access the many different sections of this site.
section on the right is filled with some basic information
about fireworks, including the history of fireworks, some
frequently asked questions, a list of books and videos, photo
gallery, and the largest online glossary of firework
section to the left has great information on the type of fireworks
that can be sold to the public. Under General
you can learn about the different types of consumer fireworks, how
they work, how to use them, your state fireworks laws, and so on.
Tired of spending
your 4th of July lighting one boring fountain after another?
Why not create Your
Own Display using consumer fireworks?
Here you can find out everything you need to know to put on a
great neighborhood display for the 4th of July or any other
occasion that will rival professional displays! You'll learn how to make black match fuse,
quick match, waterfalls, and other neat consumer fireworks
devices, as well as detailed, illustrated instructions that show
you how to make mortar shell racks and even your own
electrical firing system! You'll also learn
general show planning tips, how to effectively use different types
of fuse, and how to use an electrical firing system to put on an
intense and beautiful fireworks display!
In the Display
Fireworks area, you can learn about the bigger
fireworks used by professionals and see how a professional
display is put together.
In the Pyro
Science section, you can learn about the science
behind the chemical reactions in fireworks. Learn how fireworks are made
and what is used to make them, how the different colors are
created, and how all of your favorite fireworks effects work -
such as whistles, hummers, and strobes. Below that is a
chemical glossary where you can read about all of the
different chemicals used in fireworks.
looking for a place to buy fireworks, check out the Online
Firework Stand - a directory of fireworks
dealers. You may also want to take a look at the Pyro
Universe Store, where you can buy mortar tubes as well
as cool "Pyro" t-shirts.