How a Tranquilizer Dart Works in Slow Motion - The Slow Mo Guys

  • Published on: 12 February 2020
  • Gav and Dan learn about tranquilizer dart physics using slow mo as a helpful tool. Don't try this at home unless you have 400lb gorilla running at full clip towards you. Watch outtakes here!
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    How a Tranquilizer Dart Works in Slow Motion - The Slow Mo Guys
  • Runtime : 13:55
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  • Jakub Verner
    Jakub Verner   26 minuts ago

    I have always wondered, how it looks, when popcorn pops in microwave. Can you Guys try to film that?

  • zaphbeeblebrox
    zaphbeeblebrox   53 minuts ago

    3:00 The troll doll head also makes sure that the dart flies straight, needle first.

  • Kxngflawless
    Kxngflawless   1 hours ago

    You guys should do a slow mo of a drop saw or circular saw cutting some timber

  • Ravi Kumar Bairwa
    Ravi Kumar Bairwa   2 hours ago

    The function of the rubber ring on the needle is to block the hole to release the pressure, that is the only reason for having the hole on the side, unlike regular needles. when the needle pierce the skin of an animal the rubber unblocks the hole and the air pressure releases the liquid.

  • Heretic Waffle
    Heretic Waffle   5 hours ago

    Gavin is like, so smart here.And then you get to Let’s Play or Play Pals and it all just disappears

  • Aristo Putra
    Aristo Putra   7 hours ago

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  • Kieron Johnson
    Kieron Johnson   8 hours ago

    I want to see a slomo bullet hitting another bullet

  • Kayla Speights
    Kayla Speights   9 hours ago

    Now I know how the lion from Madagascar felt being hit by that

  • UnfunnyTeabag
    UnfunnyTeabag   11 hours ago

    This entire video made me feel uneasy coz I'm terrified of needles

  • Cra5y_ Demon
    Cra5y_ Demon   15 hours ago

    Why don't you force two playing cards together and see it in slo mo

  • William Brick
    William Brick   16 hours ago

    9:49 Dan really went serious mode, in a flash, in a moment of instinct when he was talking about modifying the dart gun.

  • Praj K
    Praj K   18 hours ago

    watch 11:08 at 0.25 speed

  • mnika voli
    mnika voli   19 hours ago

    13:16 I bet most of yall never even watched until this part of the vid ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°) Best SloMoGuys bloopers 2020

  • Jack
    Jack   22 hours ago

    You guys should do a RC helicopter crash in slow mo

  • TheSpeaker412
    TheSpeaker412   22 hours ago

    You know when you've got your hand under running water and it looks like you're a water bender from Avatar? Yeah we need a slo-mo of that

  • Elias Eliades
    Elias Eliades   23 hours ago

    Get yourself a 100ml syring. Then put your thump over the hole and pull until it reaches the 90ml.Put in in the water, and remove your thump. The water goes into the syring preatty fast because of the vacuum. Can you try it in slow mo??

  • Ja Hursty
    Ja Hursty   23 hours ago

    Just saw you on the sky Q advert

  • illuminati
    illuminati   23 hours ago

    are u guys still alive i remember wathing u 4-5 years ago

  • Ruben Tumert Hansen
    Ruben Tumert Hansen   1 days ago

    Maybe invest in a mirror. Cover your camera, and splashes just hit the mirror instead of the lens and monitor.

  • Elmsy
    Elmsy   1 days ago

    fill it full of crystal and shoot someone

  • xrock
    xrock   1 days ago

    you should make a vid where you cut open a pool in slow motion

  • Casey Danger
    Casey Danger   1 days ago

    I clicked on this hoping to see Dan get tranked

  • steven denton
    steven denton   1 days ago

    I'll let someone shoot me with a traquilizer dart....and give them rights to the film...

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    Eli Hinojos   1 days ago

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  • Karma
    Karma   1 days ago

    I think that’s called watercolor