6 thoughts on “Further Adventures Of Hadji and Achmed

  1. I saw Haji use an RPG for fishing in northern Afghanistan. They would shoot into the water where 3 or 4 boys would jump in after the explosion to collect the stunned fish.

    • I’ve heard my cousins talk of using cherry bombs. They would also tape a cherry bomb onto an arrow, and shoot it up into the night sky…farmers and their toys. They had way more fun than I did as a kid.

      • Growing up on a farm tends to increase creativity. Add that with the fascination of things that go boom made for an interesting life. Two parts ammonium nitrate and one part of diesel fuel will turn into an explosive paste. The hardware store in town also sold cannon fuse that had a burn rate of 2 seconds per inch.

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