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Elon Musk's Boring Company flamethrowers sell like hot cakes

Elon Musk's Boring Company flamethrowers sell like hot cakes

'Flamethrower obv best way to light your fireplace/BBQ, ' Musk tweeted.

It may not be a ride in space or even a rocket-powered roadster, but Elon Musk has delivered the first batch of personal flamethrowers, just in time for the July 4th backyard barbecues.

Amid an ongoing national debate over gun reform and the Second Amendment, some took issue with the fact that such unsafe machines were sold for a mere $500 by the Boring Company, which did not require a background check of would-be flamethrower owners. "To solve this, we are renaming it 'Not a Flamethrower, '" he tweeted.

Musk later posted a photo of a couple with a baby carriage and a flamethrower standing in front of a Boring Company photo shoot backdrop in a parking lot.

Still on a roll, Musk followed up with a suggested application for the flamethrower: lighting BBQs and home fireplaces.

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For reasons that may seem obvious, especially if you have seen pictures of exuberant customers wielding their flamethrower, Musk has been criticized for hawking a device that poses a safety risk.

"Anyways, we are hosting a Not-a-Flamethrower pickup party in Los Angeles on June 9, 2018, from noon to 5 pm".

'No more need to use a dainty "match" to ignite!

Twitter user @SPPhotonic mentioned California fire hazards, "Did Nobody tell you that fire Hazards in California are not a joke?" That amounts to $10 million in revenue for The Boring Company, which recently released video showing a tunnel it dug near the headquarters to demonstrate how it hopes to speed up traffic.

But selling a flamethrower was a bit more challenging than selling hats. If TBC actually does plan to offer an ice blaster and expects it to be useful when the "winter dry season" begins, the news should come soon. Customers who pre-ordered the product were invited to a party in Los Angeles to pick it up over the weekend.


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