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Elon Musk showed in action “the safest flamethrower in the world” from The Boring Company

“Save your life during the zombie apocalypse or we will return the money spent!”

On the site of the company Elon Musk Boring Company, laying tunnels, it waspossible to pre-order the company flamethrower for $ 500. In the description of the goods it was called “the safest in the world” and a thing that “guaranteed to revive any party”. Also, Musk showed the action of the flamethrower in his instagram.

Don’t do this. Also, I want to be clear that a flamethrower is a super terrible idea. Definitely don’t buy one. Unless you like fun.

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Deliveries of flamethrowers to buyers will begin in the spring of 2018. Musk notedthat for several hours the device has already ordered the first two thousand people a person. Also the head of The Boring Company advertised the novelty in several tweets.

“When the zombie apocalypse comes, you’ll be glad you bought the flamethrower. Will work against the hordes of the living dead, or we will return your money! ”
Actor Chandler Riggs, the performer of the role of Charles in the series “Walking Dead” almost immediately ordered one copy for himself, just in case.

“Guys, I just bought a flamethrower. I feel happy, but also a little confused ”

“Of course, the flamethrower is a super awful idea. You definitely should not buy it. ”

“If only you do not like having fun”

“Rumors that I secretly create a zombie apocalypse for the sake of increasing the demand for flamethrowers is a complete lie”

Flamethrowers are not considered firearms and are not regulated by US law. According to Musk, the novelty is designed to achieve “maximum fun with minimal danger.” The entrepreneur stressed that he would be more afraid of a knife for steak than this weapon.

In addition to flamethrower, you can buy a fire extinguisher for $ 30 on the site. The description recognizes that the fire extinguisher can be bought “anywhere for less money”, but it will have a convenient button and a “cool sticker”.

On January 26, Reddit users found the password-protected page “” and were able to open it. There was a description of the flamethrower, but on the hidden page it cost 600 dollars, not 500. Also writer DI Wallach (DA Wallach) published a video in Instagram with the device working, but soon deleted it.

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