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by seudo_411
Wed Mar 25, 2009 10:52 am
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: DIY glow plug- Help needed
Replies: 9
Views: 3270

DIY glow plug- Help needed

So I have this idea of making a glow plug. to vapourise fuel. This is what I plan to do: Using a 1/4" male to male coupler, Nichrome wire and a ceramic clay or epoxy. I am going to make a halo out of the nichrome wire about the size of a penny. bring the two ends through the coupler. and screw that ...
by seudo_411
Wed Mar 25, 2009 10:34 am
Forum: Just For The Fun Of It
Topic: Operation Green Wool
Replies: 35
Views: 5988

Re: Operation Green Wool

Well being of the an impressionable age, and the fact that I earn my own money, I always say, would you rather have me spend this money on drugs. Works every time. Add to that the fact that i do lots of scribbles and seemingly scientific calculations.I usually ask so dad do you thinks Boyle's gas la...
by seudo_411
Tue Mar 24, 2009 6:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Remote Fueling for Alcohol Stoves
Replies: 28
Views: 5416

Re: Remote Fueling for Alcohol Stoves

Funny you should mention that Zelph I saw the same one, with the weak yellow flames. and the first thing i thought was, is that a paper weight. But anyway. been looking at RC glow plugs as well, seem possible, not for continuous use, but to start it up. Only six more days then i can buy all my goodi...
by seudo_411
Tue Mar 24, 2009 4:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: Remote Fueling for Alcohol Stoves
Replies: 28
Views: 5416

Re: Remote Fueling for Alcohol Stoves

Com'on now Zelph, I had my eyes TOO closely on the road.

Anyway the idea is to use nichrome wire and a bit of ceramic clay too preheat stoves and too ultimately make a primer pan less pressurized stove.
by seudo_411
Mon Mar 23, 2009 4:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Remote Fueling for Alcohol Stoves
Replies: 28
Views: 5416

Re: Remote Fueling for Alcohol Stoves

I am still working on one. might have mentioned it in passing. I have a odd question for you all. how well does alcohol conduct electricity. not well, but maybe just enough to kill ya, much like water. http://www.smartmeasurement.com/en/wizards/flowmeter/flmtr_mag_conductivity.asp I have already ha...
by seudo_411
Mon Mar 23, 2009 4:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Remote Fueling for Alcohol Stoves
Replies: 28
Views: 5416

Re: Remote Fueling for Alcohol Stoves

I am still working on one. might have mentioned it in passing. I have a odd question for you all. how well does alcohol conduct electricity.
by seudo_411
Mon Mar 23, 2009 2:45 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Simplicity Stove design..
Replies: 46
Views: 8187

Re: Simplicity Stove design..

"Stovies" go to extremes to satisfy their interests. :D Well in the eyes of others maybe. To us its become the norm. I read a article written in an outdoor magazine the journalist is one of those almost "hikers" , you know the the closest he gets too the outdoors is the gardening section of the sho...
by seudo_411
Sun Mar 15, 2009 2:02 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Question..anybody use espresso screens for stoves?
Replies: 13
Views: 3122

Re: Question..anybody use espresso screens for stoves?

What diameter are those screens, As they could be used for a pretty cool pressurized stove. The other option is to find a can or bottle in which it fits, a heavy-ish gauge of bottle (think cobalt) then cut it to the correct size, add a ring of high temp silicone, and roll the edge over, fit a thread...
by seudo_411
Sun Mar 15, 2009 12:46 pm
Forum: Zelph's Stoveworks Factory
Topic: RF StarLyte Stove
Replies: 60
Views: 19491

Re: RF StarLyte Stove

Looks good, The one I'm working on, has a spray bottle for fueling, needs about four full trigger pulls to get a teaspoon of fuel in. so that about 1.25 ml per pull. Still have a single draw back I need tin metal tube to deliver fuel. been scrounging for empty ink refills. But one again I like the 9...
by seudo_411
Sun Mar 15, 2009 12:31 pm
Forum: Just For The Fun Of It
Topic: Happy Birthday seudo_411
Replies: 11
Views: 2751

Re: Happy Birthday seudo_411

Oh my word, I was randomly stumbling through the forum, Seeking inspiration (re-reading every topic) and I found this. Thanks guys, I know its late but hey, it kinda like a surprise party. :lol: Just A question am I the youngest Stovie?