Slow Motion Bullets: How Do Guns Work?
Guns go off in the blink of an eye. Let's see what goes on as a gun is fired off IN SLOW MOTION!
Placed in a container such as a paper tube or the barrel of a gun, and touched off by a flame or spark, gunpowder explodes. Spread thinly in an open space, gunpowder merely burns rapidly.
The record for farthest distance to shoot a matchstick in half goes to George Harkenrider
who shot a matchstick in half from 90 feet away.