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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Filmed at 1000fps and 3000fps with a Phantom Flex 4K
How a Tranquilizer Dart Works in Slow Motion - The Slow Mo Guys


  1. Joseph Watkins

    Joseph Watkins12 timmar sedan

    7:30 You guys get millions and millions of views. You all should invest that money into faster cameras and high-speed tracking equipment. Like what you used in:

  2. MyGamingHands Official

    MyGamingHands Official13 timmar sedan

    Hey slow mo guys can u guys do a video on a chainsaw derailing off the bar if possible I want to see what really happens if it does thanks

  3. YS

    YS14 timmar sedan

    Gavin is a totally different person compared to Achievement hunter

  4. j nicole

    j nicole15 timmar sedan

    ok wow so i just discovered that the slow mo guys still make videos AND their thriving? my day just got a lot better i am very happy about that. thanks youtube recommendations you didn’t fail me for once!

  5. Sam Crawley

    Sam Crawley15 timmar sedan

    What's the fluff for at the back

  6. Venixx__56 ;p

    Venixx__56 ;p15 timmar sedan

    4:46 Your welcome :)

  7. Max Blair

    Max Blair16 timmar sedan

    You should pour gallium on top of dry ice and see how fast it freezes/hardens. That would be interesting in slow mo

  8. Ramon Aviles

    Ramon Aviles17 timmar sedan

    Goku: AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAH!!!! A NEEDLE!!!!! 😱😱😱😱

  9. TotallyNTaco

    TotallyNTaco18 timmar sedan

    Hey a video idea: what does the laminar flow look like in super high fps

  10. Curtis Tang

    Curtis Tang19 timmar sedan

    Why Dan became a fat Brit?! He looked handsome 8 years ago!

  11. Pauli

    Pauli20 timmar sedan

    what happens if it cuts a vein?

  12. are_u_asuming_my_ gender

    are_u_asuming_my_ gender20 timmar sedan

    What happens if you slo mo a slow mo video of glass breaking

  13. gabsr

    gabsr20 timmar sedan

    Enable subtittles please :(

  14. Is_Them_Dood lol

    Is_Them_Dood lol21 timme sedan

    You guys should have tested it on like a piece of beef or a turkey that Is dead or somthing

  15. drttyu liqm

    drttyu liqm20 timmar sedan

    impossible but if you can, hey! It would be so amazing!

  16. user sad

    user sad22 timmar sedan

    and if you want to see something different..

  17. HishamKool

    HishamKool23 timmar sedan

    Can you make a video on explosion of water on pouring hot nitrogen

  18. Niyar R Barman

    Niyar R BarmanDag sedan

    drop a nuke in slow mo

  19. Mad Martian

    Mad MartianDag sedan

    This video is twice as long as it needs to be. Hmm..

  20. Samuel Dailey

    Samuel DaileyDag sedan

    Hello Slow-Mo guys, I’m Samuel, 26 , and Live in the great state of Texas! I have been watching your videos for quite sometime now and never really knew that y’all had lived in TX 😂 either I didn’t know or just really never paid that much attention to it. Lol anyways, just wanted to say Hello and great videos, love them oh so much and hope to hear back!!

  21. Russian War Diggers

    Russian War DiggersDag sedan


  22. Ur Mans

    Ur MansDag sedan


  23. Eddie Baumgartner

    Eddie BaumgartnerDag sedan

    They should slomo a olympic weightlefter

  24. mythic dude

    mythic dudeDag sedan

    Scientists wearing shorts *Nice*

  25. Lewis Burgess

    Lewis BurgessDag sedan

    Anyone think Dan has developed killer eyes?

  26. Glow Panda

    Glow PandaDag sedan

    How about a cheetah in slow motion

  27. julio urquidi

    julio urquidiDag sedan

    How about a GoFundMe for getting poor Dan a new jacket? :)

  28. vliduu zeeb

    vliduu zeebDag sedan

    Best to inhale thru nose or at least with you mouth away from the blowgun, not like he's gonna inhale a tranq dart, but still, possible to inhale a smaller darts.

  29. Adani Nafar

    Adani NafarDag sedan


  30. C T

    C TDag sedan

    Thank you I can use this info on making my own darts

  31. handssecrets

    handssecretsDag sedan

    Hey! Your channel is amazing! You have so many unique ideas so do I. Here's an impossible idea *Can you catch a shooting star zoomed in slow motion?* It's so hard, maybe impossible but if you can, hey! It would be so amazing!

  32. Imperial Gaming

    Imperial GamingDag sedan

    Dan got chubby

  33. LBSK Media

    LBSK MediaDag sedan

    This is in 8k!!!

  34. DragonWarrior

    DragonWarriorDag sedan

    like this to make dan get a new lab coat

  35. Jodie Donahue

    Jodie DonahueDag sedan

    its the existence of videos like this that makes the terrorist threat narrative rather hard to chew.

  36. Asriel Dreemurr

    Asriel DreemurrDag sedan

    Is it weird that now I actually want to SEE Gav or Dan get hit with an actual tranquilizer dart with tranquilizing drugs in it? Never got the chance to see that on SEgos and I have no idea why.

  37. Weda Wisnawa

    Weda WisnawaDag sedan

    Make video about how cotton candy formed plz 👍

  38. IcemanN05

    IcemanN05Dag sedan

    If you redo the balloon part but put tape on the side where the needle will hit, it shouldn't pop. Would be cool to see the color of water inside change as the "medicine" is injected.

  39. Shivaji Swamy.L

    Shivaji Swamy.LDag sedan

    Please make a video on spider spitting web .... Please

  40. Connor Aisbitt

    Connor AisbittDag sedan

    Do a slow mo video on a 8k tv see what actually happens up close and slow I’m actually interested in seeing it booting up

  41. Erickicimo and Max !!!

    Erickicimo and Max !!!Dag sedan


  42. Belles

    BellesDag sedan

    "You've gotta give it more beans" 3:54

  43. GrassyManifesto

    GrassyManifestoDag sedan

    Best to inhale thru nose or at least with you mouth away from the blowgun, not like he's gonna inhale a tranq dart, but still, possible to inhale a smaller darts.

  44. The Pigs Are Rebelling

    The Pigs Are RebellingDag sedan


  45. seeni gzty

    seeni gztyDag sedan

    7:56, 8:43, 11:03 Reason why you're here😂

  46. R2.0 Gamer

    R2.0 GamerDag sedan

    Subtitles? :(


    SONG LOVERDag sedan

    Wanna use 100% brain ? , watch it in 0.25X

  48. gabriel yabra

    gabriel yabra2 dagar sedan

    what if they did a slow mo of a race car burnout

  49. AD 4fun

    AD 4fun2 dagar sedan

    Who love slow mo guy😊😊😊🤣😍😍😍😍😍💯💯

  50. I like DUNGEON & RPG gameplay

    I like DUNGEON & RPG gameplay2 dagar sedan

    How many memory for all these thing?

  51. Jazzy

    Jazzy2 dagar sedan

    you should get a fire breather and slow mo him

  52. dcoog anml

    dcoog anml2 dagar sedan

    Antarctica: freezing to death. Australia, Arizona:Dying of heat stroke every single day

  53. eldrid caberto

    eldrid caberto2 dagar sedan

    I was waiting for JoergSprave to come out xD

  54. Tristan Atkins

    Tristan Atkins2 dagar sedan

    Yo got an idea for you fellas. The Mexican free tailed bat is one of the fastest animals on Earth as it could fly over 100 mph. Bang! idea ! You can use that one for free boners.

  55. Antichrys

    Antichrys2 dagar sedan

    Most ambitious slow mo video: Exploding Whale

  56. dcoog anml

    dcoog anml2 dagar sedan

    Set play back speed to .25 from start and thank me later. (The "Slow" Mo Guys lol)

  57. Ali Syed

    Ali Syed2 dagar sedan

    Hi, good slow mo. I have Megaspeed 35k camera. Can you advise light source should I use for in door recording of tethered insect.

  58. cal30m1

    cal30m12 dagar sedan

    Hey guys, have you ever filmed super heated and super cooled water?

  59. Jake Rossiter

    Jake Rossiter2 dagar sedan

    The part you came for is at 7.40

  60. Chirag Khimsuriya

    Chirag Khimsuriya2 dagar sedan

    It would awesome to see objects breaking through water surface tension in slow mo ❤️

  61. Abcd Efgh

    Abcd Efgh2 dagar sedan

    7:56, 8:43, 11:03 Reason why you're here😂

  62. MRRealReapeR

    MRRealReapeR2 dagar sedan

    Can u make a video on bullet passing through fire. I also love to see what happens to the bullet covered with oil when passed through fire.

  63. mitchell bliss

    mitchell bliss2 dagar sedan

    I've finally figured it out! I've finally figured out who Gav reminds me of... Drumroll...... *THE NERDY DUDE W BLACK HAIR FROM "THE BIG BANG THEORY!!!" His name's Howard Wolowitx in the show, real life his name's Simon Heleberg or something like that.. -lol.. -look, bye.. -haha..

  64. Jireh3D

    Jireh3D2 dagar sedan

    What about a bee sting or mosquito bite? Donno how you will do it but would be cool. Or a slow mo of a house fly....