Asked by: Melina Tosso
asked in category: General Last Updated: 25th June, 2020

How do you cut a bottle with string and fire?

Take the string off the bottle and submerge it into a volume of nail polish remover. Put the string back around the the bottle and prepare to ignite! So keep the bottle of nail polish away and be prepared for accidental fires.

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Hereof, how do you cut a bottle with acetone?

Remove it and soak it in some acetone or nail polish remover that has acetone in it. (Some do not use acetone, so make sure you get this right) Now put the string back on, light it up and spin the bottle around to make sure that the flame burns the string evenly.

One may also ask, can you cut glass underwater with scissors? The water reaction reduces the energy necessary to break the silicon-oxygen bonds, thus the crack grows faster. So I'm going to say that it seems to be true that you can cut glass with scissors by holding the glass under water.

Moreover, how do you cut a wine bottle with string and rubbing alcohol?

  1. Put on protective eye goggles and gloves. Prepare a container of cold water large enough to completely submerge the glass you are cutting.
  2. Soak a piece of string in alcohol. Tie it around the glass tightly in the place where you want the glass to be cut.
  3. Light the ends of the string with the lighter.

How do you break a bottle?


  1. Fill a beer bottle with cold water. The colder, the better.
  2. Hold on tight. Wrap the top two fingers of your non-dominant hand (for most of you, that will be your left hand) around the neck of the bottle.
  3. Ready, steady, whack! Hit the opening of the bottle hard with your dominant hand.
  4. Did it break?
  5. Learn how it works.

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