"Obviously, a flamethrower is a super awful idea".
As the promotional device started to land with customers, Musk posted a safety warning to customers on Twitter, stating: 'Please use as directed to avoid unintentionally burning things down.
Amid an ongoing national debate over gun reform and the Second Amendment, some took issue with the fact that such risky machines were sold for a mere $500 by the Boring Company, which did not require a background check of would-be flamethrower owners.
The Boring Company's $500 flamethrower gets a demonstration.
The fire-breathing device comes packaged with a rhyming set of terms and conditions that nods to the classic Dr. Seuss book "Green Eggs and Ham".
It continued: 'I will not use this in a house, I will not point this at my spouse, I will not use this in an unsafe way, The best use is créme brulee'.
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Instead, the Boring Company torch guns function like large propane blowtorches. "When the zombie apocalypse happens, you'll be glad you bought a flamethrower".
'Works against hordes of the undead or your money back!'
Don't call it a flamethrower.
The billionaire said his company will ship a so-called "ice blaster" before the winter. If TBC actually does plan to offer an ice blaster and expects it to be usefulwhen the "winter dry season" begins, the news should come soon. The funds made through these "hot" sales would be, in turn, used to fund other ventures of The Boring Company.
But The Boring Company had an even bigger surprise for their customers, and this was to hold a special flamethrower pick up party on June 9 in Los Angeles so that the first thousand flamethrowers could be personally distributed, something that has gone down as a treat with buyers. The electric sled would allow for cars to be transported at 150 miles per hour through the tunnel, Musk has said.