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by DaddyMnM
Tue Mar 18, 2008 4:07 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Tough as nails water cooled alcohol stove
Replies: 16
Views: 4263

Re: Tough as nails water cooled alcohol stove

One more note on the use of water. The water keeps the alcohol cool so it doesn't vaporize in the fuel can. That boosts the efficiency of the stove because combustion in limited by the wicking action only, no pressure. Similar to pressurized stoves and the challenge to get heat into the stove during...
by DaddyMnM
Tue Mar 18, 2008 4:01 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: "Cold Man" 2 burner alcohol stove
Replies: 11
Views: 2633

Re: "Cold Man" 2 burner alcohol stove

Hi Allen,
Decided to give this blog a try. The toolbox sounds great. If you figure out how to put in a grill/shelf/potstand you'll have a complete coleman setup.
by DaddyMnM
Wed Feb 27, 2008 2:27 pm
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: Super Glue Caution
Replies: 6
Views: 2268

Re: Super Glue Caution

Acetone is very good at unsticking superglued skin, and it is the active ingredient in most fingernail polish removers. So if you're stuck, ask the wife/daughter/girlfriend if they have any on hand.

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