File this one under: Things you never knew you needed to see, but definitely needed to see. It’s one of those epic videos that proudly answers a question nobody was asking — What happens when you crush a bowling pin and a bowling ball with a hydraulic press? The results of this little experiment might surprise you. The pin, which is made of wood, succumbs to the pressure of the hydraulic press in exactly the way you think it might. It’s the bowling ball that’s the real wild card: What happens to it after about 2 seconds under pressure is kind of amazing.
This Bowling Ball Being Crushed By A Hydraulic Press Is An Explosive Delight. April 7, 2018