How to: Make a Homemade Gas Mask

Category: Fire / Difficulty Level: 1
Posted: 2018-11-06 06:37:45
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In this video I am regurgitating how to make a DIY homemade gas mask out of a clear 2-liter bottle, tin can, activated carbon/charcoal, cotton, duct tape, and a rubber band.

I am not sure how effective this is. I hope to do another video to see if I can demo how effective this is at least against pepper spray - we shall see. Below are links and shout-outs to other Youtubers who I got this information from. Please visit their channels:
Black Scout Survival - How to Make a Gas Mask:
Homemade Gas Masks vs. Tear Gas Grenades:

What is activated charcoal? Is it the same as wood charcoal? "...It contains ash; therefore, charcoal doesn't have carbon in its pure form. Activated carbon is also known as activated charcoal. When producing activated carbon, charcoal is treated with oxygen. When charcoal is activated, it is processed in a way to increase the porosity...." -
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