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  • gemspec's Avatar
    Today, 06:42 AM
    Hi smithy, once again a big thanks for the information it is interesting you say with good biodiesel it is not a problem my friend W Smith that...
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  • tillyfromparadise's Avatar
    Today, 03:52 AM
    Hi DavidSI await the results of your test. Just a reminder that when doing comparison testing, to be meaningful, everything between the two tests...
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  • DavidS's Avatar
    Today, 02:56 AM
    DavidS replied to a thread The Imsides method in Making Biodiesel
    Hi Tilly, I live in Leeds. I am certainly not the same person as Dave Smith, who lives in a different town to me. Dave is a friend so mine and...
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  • smithy's Avatar
    Today, 02:23 AM
    smithy replied to a thread The Imsides method in Making Biodiesel
    No Tilly, he is not. David S is David Shinn and I am David Smith. Neither of us would dream of confusing the forum by posting as someone we were not.
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  • tillyfromparadise's Avatar
    Today, 01:17 AM
    Hi DavidS Increased conversion is not one of the claims made for this procedure. It would probably be more meaningful if you designed a test to...
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  • smithy's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:44 PM
    Hi gemspec, here in the UK (within us biodieselers) the pug 2.0 HDI engine is regarded as 'unshootable' as far as bio is concerned. Because of the...
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  • smithy's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:30 PM
    smithy replied to a thread The Imsides method in Making Biodiesel
    He probably doesn't sleep an night anyway, David. He is too busy picking through posts trying to see if there is anything that doesn't suit him. ...
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  • gemspec's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:11 PM
    Hi smithy I'm the friend mentioned concerning the 406 hdi common rail, I take your word you have had great success with running B100 I would like to...
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  • DavidS's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:30 PM
    DavidS replied to a thread The Imsides method in Making Biodiesel
    I can report that further testing is now underway in the UK of the Dr. Mark method. Dave (Smithy) suggested to me that a good basic test would...
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  • tillyfromparadise's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:32 PM
    HI smithy, In keeping with the spirit of trying to sort out the many misunderstands you have about producing biodiesel, I think it would be helpful...
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  • smithw's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:27 PM
    Thanks smithy, there seems to be a lot of misinformation on the internet. Ive got a 306 Pug that im repairing and a friend been looking at a 406, but...
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  • smithy's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:13 AM
    I've used B100 in 2x common rail Peugeot 2.0 hdi's. One for 3 years and One for 5 years with no issues.
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  • smithw's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:13 AM
    I want to bump this thread, as I have the same question. Is anyone running BD in a common rail engine. thanks
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  • Qwarla's Avatar
    18th November 2017, 02:28 PM
    Sounds like you have almost solved the problem. Interesting that the garages could not fix it. I guess it depends if they had any experience with...
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  • smithw's Avatar
    18th November 2017, 12:13 PM
    A few month ago I was given a Peugeot 306 HDI, and the reason for this generosity was that the engine wont start and it has been to several garages...
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  • smithy's Avatar
    17th November 2017, 03:35 AM
    smithy replied to a thread The Imsides method in Making Biodiesel
    What a good idea it was for me to post on here. At least when Tilly is examining my posts and 'having a go' it gives other members like Dr Mark a...
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  • tillyfromparadise's Avatar
    16th November 2017, 11:56 PM
    Hi smithy, Yes, the "Magic" is in the methoxide, not in the glycerine This statement clearly shows just how little testing you have...
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  • smithy's Avatar
    16th November 2017, 11:48 PM
    smithy replied to a thread The Imsides method in Making Biodiesel
    Wesley, you have to use ex-process glycerol to make the proceedure work. It depends on a number of factors; ratio of mix, residual chemical amounts...
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  • tillyfromparadise's Avatar
    16th November 2017, 03:41 PM
    Hi wesley, Smithy is not doing glycerol stripping...
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  • WesleyB's Avatar
    16th November 2017, 03:04 PM
    I tested glycerol free fatty acid stripping of used vegetable oil. The Used Vegetable Oil titrated at 15 drops that's a titration number of 15/24...
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  • WesleyB's Avatar
    16th November 2017, 02:52 PM
    I've found something a little odd. I tried Smithy's glycerol stripping using pure pharmacy bought glycerine. I heated the used vegetable oil to...
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  • tillyfromparadise's Avatar
    16th November 2017, 10:59 AM
    Hi smithy, Another incorrect statement. If you were reacting new oil, it would require more chemicals than you continually claim to be using....
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  • Alga's Avatar
    15th November 2017, 10:49 AM
    This how I've set up my 1hdt, much different to how I've done others and will need a few runs to prove itself and remove any problems. So far have...
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  • tillyfromparadise's Avatar
    15th November 2017, 04:51 AM
    Hi smithy, I am glad to see that you are acknowledging that you did not "convert oil to bio by using only 3.5gmsKOH/litre by using a 7 stage...
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  • smithy's Avatar
    15th November 2017, 04:16 AM
    smithy replied to a thread The Imsides method in Making Biodiesel
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- I had to rake around the VOD...
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  • WesleyB's Avatar
    14th November 2017, 11:59 PM
    Free fatty acids don't react with caustic immediately like inorganic reactions do. Some soap forms but it takes time for it all to react.
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  • tillyfromparadise's Avatar
    14th November 2017, 10:45 PM
    Hi Wesley, That is a interesting idea. So if the glycerol is actually stripping most of the free fatty acids from the WVO instead of them being...
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  • WesleyB's Avatar
    14th November 2017, 05:20 PM
    Smithy I think it's being ignored that glycerol strips used oil of free fatty acids and some water. There is residual catalyst and methanol in the...
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  • tillyfromparadise's Avatar
    14th November 2017, 08:00 AM
    Hi smithy, You did no such thing. It is exactly this type of inaccurate nonsense that you are continually posting that I am talking...
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