Here’s why you don’t picnic next to a .50 BMG (VIDEO)

Hickok45 introduces the user to a lesson in just how the muzzle brake on a .50 cal works and why do want to keep clear of one while in operation.

“As you can see, it might not be a good idea to have a .50 caliber going off right beside you,” says Hickok after he launches a nearby red Solo cup and a plate of generic Ruffles into low earth orbit. “If you have never been around a muzzle brake, it only takes one experience to realize– it’s a lot of blast.”

Hey, those Ruffles are probably still good…