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by irrationalsolutions
Tue Oct 21, 2008 3:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: the hydrogen generator
Replies: 42
Views: 10982

the hydrogen generator

i not really sure what you want to know so here goes. if you have any questions i will be happy to answer what i can. the first thing you need is power. its not the volts you need but the amps, the more the better. a lot of people say that it uses more power that it creates but thats bs. if it built...
by irrationalsolutions
Tue Oct 21, 2008 1:31 pm
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: jb weld applicator
Replies: 4
Views: 2986

jb weld applicator

i haven't seen anything about this so i thought i would mention it. i had one spot on this stove i'm working that was at a less than a 90 deg angle and didnt want to put too much jb weld on it so i cut a ziplock bag in half diagonally and clipped a small hole in the cornner. then i mixed the jbweld ...
by irrationalsolutions
Tue Oct 21, 2008 11:47 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: alcohol stove questions
Replies: 69
Views: 15614

Re: alcohol stove questions

i went by a friends house this morning and he is getting ready foe a garage sale this weekend and i had advanced buying rights. i picked up one of those old aluminum mess kit like they sold at walmart when i was a kid. its a really cheap thing not worth using i think. you know the one it has two bow...
by irrationalsolutions
Tue Oct 21, 2008 2:49 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: alcohol stove questions
Replies: 69
Views: 15614

Re: alcohol stove questions

thats a good idea, i didnt think about the hole saw. i miss using big tools they can do so much more and faster. bytheway i was reading back through all the posts and i agree welding aluminum is hard a avoid it if i can but my dad can weld cans together all day long i dont know how he does it but i'...
by irrationalsolutions
Tue Oct 21, 2008 1:18 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: alcohol stove questions
Replies: 69
Views: 15614

Re: alcohol stove questions

i did get started i couldn't help myself. i didnt do much having never worked with the bottles before. the sides were about as thick as i thought but the bottoms were something else. not having a drill press here or a lathe to work with this hole i need in the bottom may take some time to get right....
by irrationalsolutions
Mon Oct 20, 2008 7:17 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Venom 1
Replies: 5
Views: 1947

Re: Venom 1

looks good. i put a comment on you tube but i'll ask here too. how big is the opening the pot sits on?
by irrationalsolutions
Mon Oct 20, 2008 6:17 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: alcohol stove questions
Replies: 69
Views: 15614

Re: alcohol stove questions

it was harder than i though to find the bottles today. i found some with mountian dew and i heard that capri-sun has some. i know bud light uses them but i dont drink or but it anymore since they sold out. my arm hurts to day so i dont know if work will start tonight. with my arm still in the sling ...
by irrationalsolutions
Mon Oct 20, 2008 11:11 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: alcohol stove questions
Replies: 69
Views: 15614

Re: alcohol stove questions

thanks for the ideas, i did use an energy drink can in the center. the top and the bottom of this one are 12oz can tops with the center missing. i think the jets were 1/16 i'll have to check my notes later i was thinking that smaller might work better or fewer they were 1/4in apart. im going for fas...
by irrationalsolutions
Sun Oct 19, 2008 11:30 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: alcohol stove questions
Replies: 69
Views: 15614

Re: alcohol stove questions

the stove is hollow and the jets are inside it. this heats up the air which makes it flow up. this kinda creates a vacume effect which pulls in more air that is heated and ... you can see the pattern here. my hope is that it helps feed the fire and gets it hotter. this is the only part im not sure a...
by irrationalsolutions
Sun Oct 19, 2008 8:00 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: alcohol stove questions
Replies: 69
Views: 15614

Re: alcohol stove questions

thanks guys i'll pick some more up tomorrow. i also think i'm going to try to make it with a bottle can. i can take the top part with the neck and turn it upside down in the bottom. the only point a should have to worry about then is the hole i will have to cut in the bottom for the neck to join to....