Demonstration of Fuming Nitric Acid on Nitrile Gloves


First published at 22:41 UTC on June 7th, 2018.

DANGER: Fuming Nitric Acid is incredibly dangerous! The reasons will become apparent in this video. Do not try this at home if you're not aware of the dangers and safety protocols necessary.

I made this video after making a small amount of Fuming Nitric Acid. I originally wasn't planning to upload it, but I thought you all might want to see it.You know... because fire.

Music Credits:

Scarlet Fire - Otis McDonald

Dark Lotus - MK2

Serious Piano by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (

CategoryScience & Technology
SensitivityNormal - Content that is suitable for ages 13+