Celebrate July 4th & Special Events!

                 Vintage Safety Celebrator since 1912 

             No Matches • No Powder • No Recoil or Kick • Safe and Sane

Shop Now

*ALL 5 issues of The Bangster Magazine we published in 1929 are NOW Available!  Select 1 reprint FREE with the purchase of any BIG-BANG®.

Patented Invention

Lehigh University assistant professor of physics patented the "Gas Gun". Patent no. 874,952 dated December 31, 1907. Business started up in 1912 as Gas Cannon Company. The name was changed to Toy Cannon Works in 1916. Revised in 1924 to the current The Conestoga Company. Manufactured and Assembled in Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania USA.


Free Accessories

The following accessories are included with Big-Bang® Cannon: Extra Bangsite® and Spark Plug (100 Shots), Big-Bang T-Shirt (Gildan 100% Cotton), 1929 The Bangster Magazine (NEW! all 5 issues we published to choose from). 1920 Tin Trade Sign or Conestoga Baseball Cap also is included with 11P, 15FC, 155MM, 16F. All items packaged inside Big-Bang® Cannon box.


Easy to Use

Bangsite®, water and a spark create a BIG-BANG® and FLASH OF LIGHT. Bangsite® is pulverized calcium carbide - 100 shots per tube. Same water used for entire firing session - pour out front when done. Spark Plug is our specially made flint. Noise level comparable to an M-80 - see Decibel Chart. No Recoil or Kick. No Powder. No Matches. Safe and Sane.


Free Shipping 

Made in U.S.A. 

9" L 6F Light Field

New! Aluminum Casting for Bigger Bang 


17" L 10FC Junior Field

NEW!  Large Wheels for Civil War Design 


25" L 15FC Major Field

Continental Army Design -  Best Seller 


9" L 60MM Military

New! Aluminum - Lightweight & Rust Free 


17" L 105MM Military

Pawn Stars Episode - Automatic Loading 


25" L 155MM Military

Heavy Duty Artillery -  Introduced in 1958 


23"L 16FRB Red Brass

16F Series makes BIGGEST BANG!


23"L 16F Siege Field Gun

Featured in our 1920 Tin Trade Sign 


NEW! 23"L 16FYB Golden

1917 Replica in Magnesium Bronze 


Copyright © 2016-2020 The Conestoga Company. All Rights Reserved