Smoke Grenades

Sale price$10.50
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  • Family owned and operated
  • FREE SHIPPING over $200
  • ~90 Seconds of smoke
  • 100% Product guarantee
  • Fuse lit ignition system
  • Shelf Life of 10+ Years
  • 24/7 Support

Smoke Grenades

Unleash a burst of color and excitement with SBFX Smoke Grenades, exclusively sold by Shutter Bombs. Smoke output ranges from 70-100 seconds, and our new fuse lit ignition system is fool-proof; say goodbye to duds or malfunctioning units. We're so confident in this, we're offer a 100% product guarantee. 

  • Inspected and approved by CPSC (Consumer Product Safety Commission
  • Duration: ~90 Seconds
  • 50g NEC
  • 9 Vibrant colors available

Due to the nature of the products, we can only ship within the United States, excluding the following states:

  • Alaska
  • California
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Hawaii
  • Massachusetts

Fedex classifies smoke bombs as hazardous materials (hazmat) due to their chemical composition.

We are required by law to use hazmat ground delivery.

I want to make it clear that we DO NOT make any money on shipping. We are simply passing along the flat rate price Fedex charges us per shipment that leaves our facility, which is $40.

There is no way to avoid these charges, I hate them just as much as you.

We do have shipping discounts when your cart reaches the following thresholds:

Cart value $0-$100: $40 shipping

Cart value $100-$150: $30 shipping

Cart value $150-$200: $20 shipping

Cart Value $200+ we cover the hazmat shipping (free).

In the shipping world, our products are classified as explosives (your package will have a big explosive sticker on it, don't be alarmed).

As you can imagine, shipping explosives is highly regulated & expensive (but 100% legal).

The Department of Transportation's (DOT) Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) require all drivers delivering explosive packages to get a signature from any legal adult (18+).

If you aren't available on the first attempt, Fedex will try 3 more times before the package gets held at a sorting facility.

🚨 These products are not meant to be held 🚨

Customer Reviews

Based on 943 reviews
Enrique (Houston, US)
Vibrant smokes

I used these for a photo shoot with my car (3 purple and 3 blue) and the results speak for themselves. These last about 1 - 1min and 30 seconds, plenty of time to get pictures and videos. No issues with the smoke whatsoever, the only thing i will say is that the entire stick gets hot once lit, so DO NOT pick it up during and after it's been lit.

@sup.ddy and @song_dv (photo credits for the attached pictures) if you would like to see more of the smoke action.

Elisha R. (Fisherville, US)
Absolutely stunning!!

I could not wait to try these smoke bombs out for the first time! I was like a child on Christmas morning! I loved them so much that I immediately ordered more the same day we used them!

Emma J. (Rochester, US)
Got the job done

Used these for a patriotic photoshoot. Worked really well. I’ve used smoke bombs with a pull ring to light them in the past, but I got these because of the fuse that you light. I personally think that lighting the fuse works way better than the pull ring and it’s safer since you don’t need to be holding the smoke bomb to light it. Colors were great, and the amount of smoke was great too.

Kevin A. (Green Bay, US)
Didn’t know what to expect.

Upon receiving my package of smoke bombs I ran outside like a little kid at Christmas half expecting to be disappointed, however much to my amazement they exceeded my expectations. I am throughly experienced with military smoke grenades and these are very similar. I carry a couple whenever I go hiking, do any work in less populated areas and I will be using when I go play paintball. They work great for concealment and a cheaper and easier to get alternative to military surplus smoke grenades.

Smoke Bomb Offer

Build your own bundle of 20 smokes.

Best sellers

100% Product guarantee.

We're so confident that our fuse lit ignition system will work 100% of the time, so we guarantee it.

WHY SBFX Smoke bombs?

100% Product Guarantee

24/7 Customer Support

Globally Recognized for premium smoke bombs

Over one million smoke bombs shipped since 2017

71% of our customers place another order within 30 days

~90+ Seconds of output, thick clouds.

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America's favorite COLORED SMOKE BOMB

See why people love our smoke bombs 👇

I recently did a photoshoot and when I asked my photographer if we could add some smoke bombs she recommended we use Shutter Bombs. Let me tell you! They did NOT disappoint! Of course I had such a hard time picking out just a few colors so we got a bunch of them (twin vent and regular). These made the experience that much more fun! Jake from Shutter Bombs took great care of me, can't recommend enough!

Alex S.

I purchased some smoke grenades to help enhance our training evolution for our fire department. These little things did not disappoint! They gave us the limited to zero visibility we needed to make it as real as possible. I will be sure to get more for any and all training evolutions when we cannot have a live fire environment. Fantastic stuff!!!

Kent E.

I used Shutter bombs for my military medical tactical trauma lanes. I put in the order and received the order faster than I would have by putting in the standard military supply request fortraining. The students loved the smoke effects and realism of the training. Thanks to Shutter Bombs for making my training a success. I will be calling upon you again shortly!

Kyle S.

Impressive smoke, better than I thought. A lot lighter than what I carried 50 yrs ago. I now carry some while back pack hunting......just in case. So far I really like them, I'm sure when I use up what I have, I will buy more.

Noah H.
Every photographer's favorite tool

Smoke Bombs for photography

"Shutter bombs provides the best smoke bombs for photographers and it isn't even close. As a photographer, I need a colored smoke bomb that's going to last over a minute so I can get the perfect shot. Shutter Bombs has been my go-to smoke bomb supplier for the last 3 years, I can't say enough good things about Jake and his team" - Kyle S.


West Coast: 2-3 business days
Midwest: 3-5 business days
East Coast: 5-8 business days

Please allow 24 hours for order processing.

All orders placed on the weekend will be shipped out Monday.

Unfortunately not. Due to the nature of the products, these are required to travel via hazmat ground, and cars can only go so fast.

Send an email to & ASAP! Please include your name, email, order # and the requested changes.

If the order has already been shipped out, we will not be able to make any changes.

I hate the hazmat shipping just as much as you do - but unfortunately, there's just no way around it. 

Smoke bombs are classified as hazardous products and we are legally required to use a hazmat courier to deliver your order.

This shipping method is a $39.99 flat rate for each shipment - there is literally no way around it. We do not set this price, Fedex, and UPS set the price. I want to make it very clear that we do not make money on Shipping, in fact - we often lose money on it. 

For this reason we recommend ordering more units per order to get the best bang for your buck. 

Cart value $0-$100: $40 shipping

Cart value $100-$150: $30 shipping

Cart value $150-$200: $20 shipping

Cart Value $200+ we cover the hazmat shipping (free).

My recommendation is to round up some buddies and all go in on an order to hit that $200 free shipping threshold.

No. Not because we're grumpy, but because you legally cannot ship them back without a license, and Fedex won't do "one-off" hazmat shipments for people without licenses.

No, you cannot use our smoke bombs indoors as it will stain the interior and create potentially harmful environments if there is not good ventilation.

No, you cannot bring our smoke bombs on airplanes....

Email me personally at or my customer support team (which may or may not be my mom) and we'll happily answer any questions you may have!

No, we cannot ship to P.O. Boxes. per Fedex's shipping guidelines for hazmat items.

Store them in a cool, dry place and get 10+ years out of them! Our smoke bombs are similar to wine in the sense that they actually get better (more dense, tend to burn longer) as the products get older.

Unfortunately, we only sell online.

The Department of Transportation's (DOT) Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) enforces that all packages MUST BE SIGNED FOR. Any legal adult (18+) can sign for it, it doesn't need to be you. If you aren't home on the first attempt, Fedex will try 3 more times before the package gets sent back to us.

Yes! We introduced the discrete labeled gender reveal smoke bombs to our line in the beginning of 2021 and it's been one of our top performers.

Yes! Different smoke bomb colors mean different things, especially within the military.

Red Smoke - In military and emergency services, red smoke is often used as a signaling device to mark a specific location or to signal for help. It can also be used to create a smokescreen to obscure visibility or provide cover for personnel.

Black Smoke - Mostly used for concealmeant

Blue smoke - Used for target marking (mark specific locations or ground troops), extraction (use for landing zones), and potential communication.

Green smoke - Green smoke is often used during training exercises to simulate the use of a signaling device in a combat situation. Troops may use green smoke to signal for extraction, mark a location, or communicate with other units.

Orange smoke - Search and Rescue: Orange smoke can be used to mark the location of a downed aircraft or missing personnel during search and rescue operations. This can help search and rescue teams quickly locate and recover personnel in need of assistance.

Pink smoke - Gender reveals.....duh

Purple smoke - Used for training and simulation for real life experiences.

Yellow smoke - In the military/emergency services, yellow smoke can be used to indicate a chemical hazard or contamination.

White smoke - Surrender: In some cases, white smoke may be used as a signal of surrender. For example, troops or vehicles may release white smoke to indicate that they are surrendering to enemy forces.

Smoke bombs are used by people in so many remarkable ways. Here are over 25 different use cases I've collected directly from customers in 2022.

Photoshoots, home defense, wind indicators, skydiving, airsoft, skydiving, celebrations, paintball, military simulations/training, Halloween, video shoots, pissing off the entire neighborhood (oops), visual effects, college announcements, checking room ventilation, smoke bombs for gopher infestation out of their holes, Search and rescue medics, pumpkin carving, signaling devices for backpackers, sports entrances, gender reveals, k-9 training, firefighter training, LZ’s, 4th of July, Graduation pictures, concealment, wedding photography, or for some plain ol’ fun! 



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