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Kevin Wetzel

Mark Tedder

Grayson McBryde

Neal Gay

Ashley Wetzel

Moyock NC 27958

(919) 441-7353

Licensed and Insured in North Carolina, Virginia and Pennsylvania. The Outer Banks premier pyrotechnics team! Currituck NC & Norfolk VA

We reserve the right to outsource portions or all of your event - Ask our team for details or specifics. You can trust our experience! We do large outdoor displays, close proximity & concert displays are also available in some locations, call for details. Close proximity and small effects may be outsourced through other parties that specialize in those type of events. We do large, outdoor displays only at this time as well as special effects work for Government clients. 

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Busy Rack Building

While I wait on my ATF license application to be completed I have been keeping busy. It's been well over 90 day's since my application but with the shutdown I'm sure the ATF has a backlog and I appreciate the fact that they were able to get to my application at all with the difficult working conditions they had to deal with. While I'm waiting I decided to work on my consumer racks. I had picked up a large number of HDPE and fiberglass mortar tubes and they were sitting for the last few months.


Consumer Racks

While waiting for everything I decided to get busy building my racks to keep myself busy. Thanks to Jim Priebe's design I had a proven and trusted design to get this done quickly and efficiently. Over the course of 3 weeks I was able to build 21 - 10 shot racks. Now that I'm out of HDPE in this size I am now gonna start working on racking the fiberglass that I have as well. Look for that post in the next week or so as I'm working to figure out how I want to design these racks. I think I'm gonna do fanned rack layouts with the fiberglass.


Now that I got these consumer racks built I have 272 HDPE mortars in 1.75" size. I'm starting with the smallest mortars and will be working my way up to 6" (maybe a few 8" as well we shall see).


Building racks has been a stress reliever that allowed me to get busy in the workshop and I have another large selection of mortar tubes to get into racks so I'll be busy over the next several weeks.


See you next time!

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