How a Tranquilizer Dart Works in Slow Motion - The Slow Mo Guys


Gav and Dan learn about tranquilizer dart physics using slow mo as a helpful tool. Don't try this at home unless you have 400lb gorilla running at full clip towards you. Watch outtakes here!
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How a Tranquilizer Dart Works in Slow Motion - The Slow Mo Guys


  • Rozana Carvalho
    Rozana Carvalho2 цагийн өмнө

    It’s called narcotic

  • real a'f
    real a'f2 цагийн өмнө

    Your shorts bare too short bruh

  • Duh Doy
    Duh Doy2 цагийн өмнө

    Slow Mo Guys are known for high framerate, but have their videos at 50fps... hmm

  • Eli Bane
    Eli Bane2 цагийн өмнө

    You guys should do just random things spinning. Like, just random things around the house and spin them as best you can like a coin. Would be entertaining.

  • John Blawn
    John Blawn2 цагийн өмнө

    Here's an idea, Cotton candy machine in slow motion

  • Anarchy
    Anarchy2 цагийн өмнө

    I've never seen a legit video from these dudes, only like clips of their videos My first reaction: THAT RAG SALAD IS A BIT SKEWWHIFF THERE GAV

  • yasmmin
    yasmmin2 цагийн өмнө

    Let’s be honest, nobody searched for this but here we are

  • Kamal Poluri
    Kamal Poluri3 цагийн өмнө

    "Flip an egg!"

  • LHS Shadow
    LHS Shadow3 цагийн өмнө

    It would be cool if you shot one into a balloon of Oobleck

  • Noah The fan collector
    Noah The fan collector3 цагийн өмнө

    I have not watched these guys in forever until I got recommended this

  • Tsunami
    Tsunami3 цагийн өмнө

    Ppl who disliked this vid are ppl who got shot by a tranquilizer dart.

  • Dolphinside One
    Dolphinside One3 цагийн өмнө

    But seriously..worse a test.

  • genn
    genn3 цагийн өмнө

    lets be honest, you didnt search for this

  • Dolphinside One
    Dolphinside One3 цагийн өмнө

    I have an idea to make this bullets more efficient..actually a really nice spot to make Tons of Money, if you are interested, let me to know..I am a Hungarian please check our inventions what makes our World Better or....worst....😎🤘

  • batman 10385
    batman 103854 цагийн өмнө

    I love the nsfw at 8:52

  • Lo0ney T0ons
    Lo0ney T0ons4 цагийн өмнө

    Tfw this would be useful in mental hospitals to sedate a out of control patient lol

  • nathan poop
    nathan poop4 цагийн өмнө

    why the fuzzy part on the top?????

  • David Obregon
    David Obregon4 цагийн өмнө

    The thumbnail explains it all

  • Samuel Eden
    Samuel Eden4 цагийн өмнө

    Laminar flow 12:33

  • lars kristensen
    lars kristensen4 цагийн өмнө

    how about filming something like this with modern cameras ? need to be a highspeed crash to get the full accordian effect. might also make people think twice before driving like a madman.

  • Mikael Kalliokoski
    Mikael Kalliokoski5 цагийн өмнө

    8:50 NSFW 😅😂

  • PathologicalLiar ASMR
    PathologicalLiar ASMR5 цагийн өмнө

    Shoot me

  • LinkCanBackflip
    LinkCanBackflip5 цагийн өмнө

    Now THIS is Epic.

  • Ahmed Sherny
    Ahmed Sherny5 цагийн өмнө


  • lazerx glimpse
    lazerx glimpse5 цагийн өмнө

    The anti vaxx mums are scared now

  • Aguyfrom225
    Aguyfrom2255 цагийн өмнө

    2:50 troll doll head. I remember those trolls. Like if you had one

  • Extreme Gamer MB
    Extreme Gamer MB6 цагийн өмнө

    5:04 that’s what she said

  • holo basghettini
    holo basghettini6 цагийн өмнө

    i had a dream in which someone shot a tranquilizer dart at me and this pops up in my recommended hmm 🤔🤔

  • Derek Handson
    Derek Handson6 цагийн өмнө

    "This is medicine" *Proceeds to shoot random zoo animals*

  • InkTheOne
    InkTheOne6 цагийн өмнө

    Yes yes, I know words too: Hypodermic

  • Thebeastkiller18
    Thebeastkiller186 цагийн өмнө

    Anyone else see the NSFW at 8:53

  • Carlos Rebolo
    Carlos Rebolo6 цагийн өмнө

    ballistic gelatine should be a good idea.

  • AzeronKAM
    AzeronKAM7 цагийн өмнө

    The balloon symbolizes tranquilizing a cow utter

  • Noblauch Nobi-Knobi
    Noblauch Nobi-Knobi7 цагийн өмнө

    The most interesting shot was actually your face at 6:54 :D Couldn't hold it!

  • PunkDude 223
    PunkDude 2237 цагийн өмнө

    4:44 what you probably wanted

  • Joanna


    6 цагийн өмнө

    Imagine how painful that must be to be shot with a huge needle

  • Benjamin Dwek
    Benjamin Dwek7 цагийн өмнө

    The hand gestures tho

  • Keara Koterwas
    Keara Koterwas7 цагийн өмнө

    I was like woahh this slow motion is so slow... then I realise the video was paused

  • Joanna


    6 цагийн өмнө

    I'm you wanted to ruin someone's life you could fill it with heroin or aids blood and shoot it at your worst enemy. Nobody would believe it because of how stupid it sounds.

  • Whize _Playz
    Whize _Playz7 цагийн өмнө

    *Laws has left the chat*

  • serious Dopamine
    serious Dopamine7 цагийн өмнө


  • Adelbert1309
    Adelbert13098 цагийн өмнө

    But I've always been thinking of using this on humans. Not animals.

  • charmstocke 1
    charmstocke 18 цагийн өмнө

    Hey The Slow Mo Guys can u do someday breaking glass tear?

  • Stonksus
    Stonksus8 цагийн өмнө

    Why don't you guys talk in slowmo? I mean, you guys were meant to be slowmo guys? Right?

  • Woozified
    Woozified8 цагийн өмнө

    I want to see 13:16 in slow motion with their cameras 😂

  • Just Peachy
    Just Peachy8 цагийн өмнө

    I too take Tranks for granted 😂?

  • Chiaki!¡
    Chiaki!¡8 цагийн өмнө

    I wanna fill it with shrimp juice and shoot it at my bully. She’s deathly allergic to shrimp

  • Maryam Mansour
    Maryam Mansour8 цагийн өмнө

    There camera quality is better than my eyes

  • GucciGanjaGoon
    GucciGanjaGoon8 цагийн өмнө

    Fill sum of these puppies up with vaccines and go ham at a anti-vax rally 😎🔥 save the children

  • TheReal Swavy
    TheReal Swavy8 цагийн өмнө

    Your not real Slow Mo Guys fans if you dont know this

  • Chefgenius 10
    Chefgenius 108 цагийн өмнө

    8:53 nsfw I see you guys

  • God of the Dogs
    God of the Dogs8 цагийн өмнө

    I'm you wanted to ruin someone's life you could fill it with heroin or aids blood and shoot it at your worst enemy. Nobody would believe it because of how stupid it sounds.

  • Issa Rain
    Issa Rain8 цагийн өмнө

    Imagine how painful that must be to be shot with a huge needle

  • さくらヤミニ
    さくらヤミニ8 цагийн өмнө

    These Slo fcking Mo guys

  • gman 0577
    gman 05778 цагийн өмнө

    Why does Dan look like Q from impractical Jokers

  • N0pe g
    N0pe g9 цагийн өмнө

    Look at his fingers XD 8:52 love your channel slow mo guys

  • Batthatman 2332
    Batthatman 23329 цагийн өмнө

    Watching the slowmo guys at .25 speed is wack

  • Stephanie Lopez
    Stephanie Lopez9 цагийн өмнө

    Can you guys turn on caption? I would really like to know what you’re saying

  • I love Food 888888
    I love Food 8888889 цагийн өмнө

    I wonder if that hurts

  • ;3 MewyMew ;3
    ;3 MewyMew ;39 цагийн өмнө

    Yeaahhhh uhh how did u get these?

  • the rednex
    the rednex9 цагийн өмнө

    U guys should do a paper ripping in slow motion

  • David Kohtz
    David Kohtz9 цагийн өмнө This is why we wear safety glasses during our experiments. You've shamed science on this one.