The Lycopump is a handy pump for Lycopodium, to make a beautiful fire effect to surprise your audience.
Lycopodium is a fine dry powder made of a plant. It is used as a fire effect since hundreds of years. You need to sprinkle the powder into a flame, upon contact it will catch fire and make a massive fireball from your hand.
How to fill up the pump?
First press out the air from the pump, second, put the nozzle into the
Lycopodium. Then release the pump and it will suck up the powder on its own.
Keep the pump horizontally, move the pump into the powder when you release for the best results. Than you turn up the pump and push out the air again, and repeat the process several times over.
Don’t put fill it to the brink to keep some air in the pump which you can press out. That way you will push out the Lycopodium, mixed with the air, to sprinkle it even finer.
When the powder reaches a source of fire, it will ignite quickly producing a fire ball.
When you press the pump into the fire, you can move it away to make different shapes of fireballs .If you make a quick pirouette you can create a ring of fire around your body guaranteed to stun your audience.
-Use it carefully, always mind the wind.
-Don’t inhale during the explosion, because you may inhale the burning powder.