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by Vibe
Sun Oct 10, 2010 11:37 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: A few "large scale" alcohol stove ideas
Replies: 13
Views: 7037

Re: A few "large scale" alcohol stove ideas

Hey Zelph. I came up with a fairly quick way to make a die to roll the top on the Al bottles. I took a tuna/catfood sized can and melted a few wheel weights in it. Then I took the bottom of the bottle and pressed it into the molten lead and let it cool, which it does pretty quickly. After letting it...
by Vibe
Thu Jul 01, 2010 9:26 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: The Warp One stove
Replies: 44
Views: 12867

Re: The Warp One stove

ConnieD wrote: I think this blue-violet color is "hotter" in Kelvin. :mrgreen:
Probably just as hot in Rankin, Fahrenheit, and Centigrade(Celsius) s well. Only the numbers are different. :DP:
by Vibe
Fri Jun 18, 2010 11:26 am
Forum: WOOD BURNING STOVES
Topic: BioLite stove
Replies: 16
Views: 4775

Re: BioLite stove

Probably a high temp woven insulation on the wires. The problem I saw when I researched these thermal generators is that they are very small - less than 1/4"x1/4"x 1/8" thk and the output depends upon the temperature DIFFERENCE between hot side and cold side. Withthe "cold" side being that close to ...
by Vibe
Wed May 19, 2010 12:26 pm
Forum: Tents, Tarps, Hammocks and Bivies
Topic: Knots...
Replies: 51
Views: 31969

Re: Knots...

All this talk of knots. :D
This site may not cover all of them, but I found it interesting anyways.
http://www.animatedknots.com/index.php? ... dknots.com
It's about the best I can contribute to this thread. Not a tree hanger yet...but intrigued.
by Vibe
Wed May 19, 2010 11:48 am
Forum: Shelter Skelter
Topic: fabric weight
Replies: 19
Views: 7261

Re: fabric weight

Just a heads up for the DIY sewing folks
http://www.sportsmansguide.com/net/cb/2 ... 72238&pn=2
by Vibe
Thu May 06, 2010 11:49 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: isopropyl clean burning ideas
Replies: 13
Views: 3984

Re: isopropyl clean burning ideas

Dang. I missed it. I watched the vid with the sound off.
by Vibe
Tue Apr 20, 2010 5:05 pm
Forum: Zelph's Stoveworks Factory
Topic: BudLyte Super Stove
Replies: 275
Views: 100739

Re: BudLyte Super Stove

David@Whiteblaze wrote:I have learned that if one wishes to continue to use one of Zelph's windscreens, one shouldn't use them with a stove that is prone to shoot inferno jets around... it melts.
You DID get that on video didn't you? :DB:
by Vibe
Tue Mar 23, 2010 3:11 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Flame Spectrum
Replies: 8
Views: 4029

Re: Foster's Premium Wood Stove

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I see the line at about 445nM which I'd guess is the hottest portion of the spectrum here. Infra-red is where heat starts - but ultra-Violet is found in welding arcs - REALLY hot.
by Vibe
Tue Mar 23, 2010 3:11 pm
Forum: Zelph's Stoveworks Factory
Topic: Device to determin proper distance burner to potstand
Replies: 31
Views: 14181

Re: Foster's Premium Wood Stove

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I see the line at about 445nM which I'd guess is the hottest portion of the spectrum here. Infra-red is where heat starts - but ultra-Violet is found in welding arcs - REALLY hot.
by Vibe
Tue Mar 23, 2010 3:05 pm
Forum: Zelph's Stoveworks Factory
Topic: Hobo Alcohol Stove Ring of Fire Style
Replies: 23
Views: 8935

Re: Hobo Alcohol Stove Ring of Fire Style

What can is the actual stove made from?