QuickDip Procedure

 

 

 

 

NOTE: This sheet must accompany bottle at all times.

 

Preparation:

QuickDip will come to you in three parts, the binder & the fuel mix, and the oxidizer which is separate.  The plastic jar contains the binder and the fuel mix.  Tthe oxidizer (labeled Oxidizer or OX) is packaged separately.  Heres how to mix it up.

 

Add 3 tablespoons of acetone to the plastic jar containing the powdered binder/fuel mix seal and let sit overnight.  The acetone will dissolve the binder, next morning stir well with a wooden Popsicle stick.  It will now be a dark viscous liquid about the consistency of syrup.  Be sure to use a tablespoon measure that is resistant to acetone.  Acetone is available at most Hardware or Home Improvement outlets.

 

  Stir well.

 

Roll a pencil or dowel rod over the oxidizer packet to remove any lumps, add the oxidizer packet, this is the white powder packet.

 

Stir well.

 

Done.

 

Thin to desired consistency with acetone.  If the mix gets too thin for your liking, simply stir until desired consistency is reached.

 

It may be necessary to thin QuickDip as you work.

 

Avoid Acetone vapor, it is flammable and may cause drowsiness.

 

Read warnings on Acetone can.

 

QuickDip will dry out and become a solid over time.  You can re-constitute the dip by adding acetone and letting sit overnight.  Then mix as described above.  The best policy is to keep QuickDip sealed tightly and add about a teaspoon of acetone per month.  This will keep it from becoming a solid.

 

 

When you purchase this or any other item from QuickBurst you are stating that you have read, understand and agree to the following Hold Harmless Agreement.  I also suggest you research the ATF website for any and all Federal regulation issues.

 

Hold Harmless Agreement:

Purchasing QuickBurst products means that you have read and agree to the following.  I am fully aware of the risks involved and hazards connected with QuickBurst Products, including but not limited to physical harm or property loss to myself or others, and I hereby elect to voluntarily participate in said activity with full knowledge that said activity may be hazardous to me, my property and the well-being or property of others. I voluntarily assume full responsibility for any risks of loss, property damage or personal injury, including death, that may be sustained by me, or any loss or damage to property owned by me or others, as a result of being engaged in such an activity, whether caused by the negligence of releasees or otherwise.

I further hereby agree to indemnify and hold harmless the releasees from any loss, liability, damage or costs, including court costs and attorney fees, that they may incur due to my participation in said activity, whether caused by negligence of releasees or otherwise.

Manufacturers Mark:

Manufactured By QuickBurst

Permit # 5-TX-039-21-OC-01178

59 Elm CT Lake Jackson, TX   77566

Date Of Manufacture: 11/17/2011

Contents: 1 Unit (40 grams Binary Mixture)

Shift: AM

 

 

Making Igniters

 

This is so simple that after you have done it a few times you will be an expert.  Just follow the steps described below.

 

Step 1 (24 Gauge Shooter wire).

Separate the two conductors.  Cut one lead about ½ to 5/8” below the other.  Do not cut or damage the other lead when doing this.

 

Step 1 (26 Gauge Shooter wire).

Carefully cut the web between the two conductors with a razor knife or some other thin blade cutting tool.  Spread them apart.  Cut one lead about ½ to 5/8” below the other.  Do not cut or damage the other lead when doing this

 

Step 2

Strip about ¼” insulation off each lead and bend the long lead out of the way.

 

Step 3

Secure one end of the nichrome wire with your thumbnail and wrap the nichrome around the exposed copper about three or four wraps.  Now bend the remaining copper over and down, crimping the nichrome in place.

 

Step 4

Wrap the nichrome barber pole style up the long lead over the insulation.  Four wraps are plenty.  Crimp as in Step 4 and cut excess nichrome.

 

Finished.

 

Now mix your QuickDip and dip away.  The dip can be layered if needed.  Try to keep coating below 1/6” for best results.

 

It is also possible to dip e-matches.  QuickBurst e-matches are the best bet, this is due to their slower burn rate.  It is also possible to use the matches made from the e-match kit, follow directions.  Either method will give you some great Low Current igniters.

 

 

David Bachelder

 

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NOTES:

The 24 gauge shooter wire and 30 or 36 gauge nichrome is best suited for the Class G and above motors, ground started.  For bigger igniters, fold the coil over before dipping.

The 26 gauge shooter wire and 36 gauge nichrome is best suited for the smaller motors, air starts, or clustering.

Your coil should be about four wraps.

Airstarts, use fewer wraps if you have trouble getting your timer to light them effectively, or use a more powerful battery.  The NiCads are good for this.

 

Bench Test, be sure.

 

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