Crash Test

1 Season
S1 E13 4/9/08

Bomb-Proof Plane

The team takes on its biggest challenge yet -- repurposing a new material called Blastwrap. This material-filled membrane is used to soak up the energy from a bomb placed inside a public trashcan and the team thinks it can protect an entire Boeing 747 from a similar explosion. To simulate the process, the team finds a suitable sacrificial 747 and attempt pressurize the big bird despite it not having its doors.

Seasons

Episode   1

Blast-Proof Building

Episode   1

Car Over a Cliff

Episode   2

Crash-Absorbing Concrete

Episode   2

Extreme Snow Plow

Episode   3

Hurricane-Proof House

Episode   3

Unbreakable Car

Episode   4

Train Crash

Episode   4

Runaway Big Rig

Episode   5

Unsinkable Car

Episode   5

Earthquake-Proof House

Episode   6

Trapped in a Boat

Episode   6

High-Rise Escape

Episode   7

Crash-Proof Log Hauler

Episode   7

Fireproof House

Episode   8

Runaway Trailer

Episode   9

Fluidized Sand

Episode   10

Long Range Life Boat

Episode   11

CO2 Cop Car

Episode   12

Boat Ejector Seat

Episode   13

Bomb-Proof Plane