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ooooooh i dont think you could do that because the bullet has a smooth surface and matches require and rough suraface to be lit
 

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Actually, depending on what matches you are using, they don't all necessarily require friction to light. Some of the compounds used are actually percussion sensitive. So if you could hit it hard enough, without actually breaking it it would light without needing a rough surface sliding over it. Some are more so than others. But if you can find the old style strike anywhere matches with the white tips, you can break that tip off and smack it with a hammer, and usually get a pretty good pop out of it.
 

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When I was a kid, we used to fire kitchen matches from our BB guns because the pop we got when they hit something solid was lots of fun. Strike anywhere matches are getting hard to find.

Actually, depending on what matches you are using, they don't all necessarily require friction to light. Some of the compounds used are actually percussion sensitive. So if you could hit it hard enough, without actually breaking it it would light without needing a rough surface sliding over it. Some are more so than others. But if you can find the old style strike anywhere matches with the white tips, you can break that tip off and smack it with a hammer, and usually get a pretty good pop out of it.
 
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