Ever wonder what it would look like to fire a handgun underwater? If so, blogger Vuurwapen shows us with a variety of weapons. Simply put, “after being triggered, a tornado forms at the end of the gun for a few short seconds before the bullet sinks down to the bottom and surrounding bubbles float to the surface.” Continue reading for a video and more information.

Mr Tuohy took his .40 Glock 22 into his swimming pool and fired. He recorded the effects with his Pentax Optio WG-2 waterproof compact camera, which can record 120 frames per second. But Mr Tuohy isn’t just firing the guns for fun, he collects the bullets to make ‘tactical flowers’ for his mother. The resistance of the water causes the bullet to expand in perfect formation, creating beautiful lead blossoms.

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