• When liquid nitrogen is poured into a metal container, liquid oxygen will condense on the outside.
  • Allow the LO to drip into a crucible of crushed charcoal briquets, then ignite it and stand back.
  • Safety glasses are strongly recommended.

        (use clamping stand)
        (a steady stream of LO is needed to sustain the burn)
        (check fire extinguisher)

  • Example of a good barbeque.

  • For a more controlled effect use steel wool.

  • Steel wool will glow brightly when burned with liquid oxygen.