Super-heated Hydraulic Press Eats Through Toilet Paper in a Blaze of Glory
The Hydraulic Press Channel has done considerable damage over their YouTube career. So when their latest video said it was crushing toilet paper and ice, we were confused. However, when said press gets heated to 2,200 degrees Fahrenheit (1,205 Celsius), the results are way more impressive. So much fire. So much smoke. The slow-motion shots look absolutely beautiful, too.
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