Seating a Tire Quickly Using Fire and Science

In this video, a guy inflates a tire re-seats a tire bead in about a second using starter fluid and a match. It sure is impressive; so impressive, I feel like I'm being tricked. Am I? [Flickr via Kottke]

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whatachiouche

I feel like you are being tricked as well...I mean, yes the heat would make the air expand, but if there is no seal, what would that matter. I call BS.