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  1. Re: V air compressor to Alpha Stirling engine conversion????

    Greetings, I never finished the project. I am currently working on centrifugal force generator.


    https://youtu.be/i-vVyZ7LprE

    It is not a OU project.
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    Re: converting 4 stroke lawn mower to steam

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3J9SEBgoTMY

    Hi, I spent the winter fabricating a small 2 cylinder, single stroke. It has a 2 inch stroke with 1 inch bore. It should work well with the mono tube...
  3. Hi, I purchased a new collet and DeskTop PCB...

    Hi, I purchased a new collet and DeskTop PCB software. I am getting good results.
    Thanks for the help. The stock collet had really bad runout.
  4. Alignment of cross slide for accurate drilling of hole placement, requesting help.

    Hi. I started fabricating a small steam engine. I am using a Harbor Freight Mill Lathe. The problem I am having is drilling the holes in the correct location. Are there any tutorials showing the...
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W4CeeFkiePQ Hi,...

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W4CeeFkiePQ

    Hi, I now have a working system. The mono tube boiler works well as long as there is adequate fire and water is being pumped into the boiler.

    The ICE...
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    Hi, the end goal is to generate electricity using...

    Hi, the end goal is to generate electricity using a permanent magnet alternator.
    There are problems areas. The engine oil pan fills with water, the run time is really short, and finding or...
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jKIt95UrBSM The...

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jKIt95UrBSM

    The JB weld did not last long. I had to braze the additional lobes.
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJAN9wnFXto&feature...

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJAN9wnFXto&feature=youtu.be

    Hi, first run of engine with monotube boiler. Runs out of steam after 30 seconds. I have to improve the rocket stove and water feed...
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_mGwPW4g5q0&feature...

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_mGwPW4g5q0&feature=youtu.be

    Hi, just a short video showing boiler leaks. Todays test revealed some problems. The fire is to small. The steam drum is to small. I...
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nhK9dsZVODM ...

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nhK9dsZVODM

    Completed boiler fabrication, safety is a real concern.
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eMymgCet-Sk&feature...

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eMymgCet-Sk&feature=youtu.be
    Hi, running better. Now I need a boiler.
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    Hi, thanks for info. This is just a first attempt...

    Hi, thanks for info. This is just a first attempt to learn what is require. The BS motor had not worked in decades and was heading to the scrap pile, good enough for the learning experience. It looks...
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=johsStDkBnk&feature...

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=johsStDkBnk&feature=youtu.be

    first air test, no output torque
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cEr-q-znfiw&feature...

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cEr-q-znfiw&feature=youtu.be

    Valves are opening at the same time. not good
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    Hi, modified the cam shaft using JB weld. The...

    Hi, modified the cam shaft using JB weld. The four stroke is now a 2 stroke. I should be able to test the conversion with air in a day.
    Are there any DIY cam shaft grinder plans availible???
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    Hi, I completed the VAWT project. I tested my...

    Hi, I completed the VAWT project. I tested my MPPT circuit and two other MPPT circuits from other designers. The MPPT circuit for a permanent magnet alternator is different than the solar MPPT...
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    converting 4 stroke lawn mower to steam

    Hi, this is first attempt. I have no experience with steam. I built a rotative beam and I need input power. I plan to drive a small generator. After I get it to run I will spend some time to make it...
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HN4mBojjI_Q Hi,...

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HN4mBojjI_Q

    Hi, sounds like a good idea. I am not sure how to do it, suggestions welcome. I am working on a rail system that will shift the weights on the flywheel....
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    Pendulum powered flywheel

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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OqV_VHz5BKo&feature=youtu.be

    Hi, I started a project that will use a pendulum to drive a flywheel. I am using an over run clutch between the...
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    S shape handle????????

    Hi, why did they make the handles curved? Is there a mechanical advantage?
  21. Using DeskPCB for double sided Board??????

    Greetings, I am using DeskPCB and I am trying to mill a double sided PCB. The traces and holes line up when I cut Top side of the board, but when I cut the Bottom side the holes and Traces do not...
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    Hi, congratulations. I hope to see some photos of...

    Hi, congratulations. I hope to see some photos of your project. If it is a HAWT or a VAWT I really believe that adding a MPPT to your project will make the greatest contribution for its ability to...
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    VAWT Project update using a buck converter

    Greetings, using a isolated power supply and FOD3180 does work. I am using a blocking diode between the inductor output and the plus terminal of the 12 volt battery. The gate driver is triggering a N...
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    VAWT Project update using a buck converter

    50wattLoad.AVI - YouTube



    Hi, the video shows manual operation of PMA using a buck converter to drive a 12 volt 50 watt load. Without the buck converter I can not spin the PMA fast enough to...
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    Hi, RPM may be a problem, what is the required...

    Hi, RPM may be a problem, what is the required RPM for the alternator to start charging? Would you have to supply a voltage to energize the alternator? I have a seen a company that uses that wind...
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