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Watch a Reinforced Steel Rod Break Like a Weak Little Twig

Inside nearly everything made of concrete, you’ll find reinforced steel rods that compress the material, making buildings, bridges, and other structures even stronger. The rods aren’t designed to break easily, but when they do, the best way to watch the destructive results is through the lens of a slow motion camera.

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Smashing a Car By Dropping a Huge Concrete Block from a 100 Feet in the Air Is Stupid Fun

Smashing a Car By Dropping a Huge Concrete Block from a 100 Feet in the Air Is Stupid Fun

Turns out, dropping a giant concrete block onto a car ends exactly like how you would imagine it would: the car gets completely obliterated and smashed to smithereens. Crash Zone pulled off this incredibly silly stunt and filmed it in slow motion so you can see the damage in lovely, exacting detail. The concrete block basically pierces through the metal frame and sends shattered glass flying everywhere.

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