Search:

Type: Posts; User: timorcoco; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Search: Search took 0.24 seconds.

  1. Replies
    3
    Views
    706

    Re: SVO Exhaust Emissions

    Quote : Has anyone researched the difference between the exhaust emissions from straight Diesel, Bio Diesel and Straight Waste Veg oil?

    What every biofueler wants to know is the difference in...
  2. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,267

    Re: Fuel Hose for B100

    A cheapish and fairly hardy bio proof hose is poly-urethane . From hydraulic hose-doctor places e.g. Enzed.
    Available in a blue-ish clear , handy for tracking air bubbles from leaks.
    Soften ends...
  3. Replies
    3
    Views
    604

    Re: Solenoid valve wanted.

    Some details of this valve may indicate it is not suitable , however.
    Flow aperture = 2.5 ( mm presumably ) maybe not big enough , esp. oil
    Seal material NBR ( nitrile butyl rubber ) or Viton -...
  4. Replies
    25
    Views
    25,580

    Re: 1st time WVO blending

    G'day
    Gates Barracuda bio-proof hose , Ebay ( search tag word "biodiesel" )
  5. Replies
    4
    Views
    8,609

    Re: Traveling To Melbourne

    Hi Jens
    I can help with some good clean oil in Sydney , Inner west near Syd Uni
    pm for a phone number
  6. Replies
    27
    Views
    13,740

    Re: Glycerol / glycerine / byproduct pre wash

    [QUOTE=tillyfromparadise;64970]
    At about 5:30 am I turn the heater on

    I like your methodology Tilly , but is the timing critical ? bugger starting work that early :)
  7. Replies
    9
    Views
    7,989

    Re: Making biodiesel while maximising PV usage

    Won't tapping into the very high voltage ( 3-400 v ) coming from the solar cause the inverter to shut down if the voltage it sees becomes below it's operating range ? I forget how Mr. Ohm would put...
  8. Replies
    32
    Views
    16,269

    Re: SVO powered Terrano died need help

    I believe acetone is the go.
    Maybe hard to get since all the "tourism" paranoia began . . . .
  9. Replies
    5
    Views
    11,350

    Re: feeding glycerine to cattle

    Hi Tony ,
    not neutralising the raw biodiesel glycerol by-product .
    I have not read of this for glyc cattle-feeding , which I believe is
    common in U.S. factory-farms, where it's used as a...
  10. Replies
    5
    Views
    11,350

    Re: feeding glycerine to cattle

    Methanol is often added to aneorobic digesters (biogas plants ) to stimulate the bugs that fart methane. The bugs are
    of numerous species, derived from a cows first stomach contents, and enjoy the...
  11. Replies
    8
    Views
    6,379

    Re: SS Hot water tank as Biodiesel Processor.

    G'day Tony
    I have just been modifying half a dozen s/s solar storage tanks for use as woodchip drywash cannisters for a project.
    Various brands/models , but all similar in that the in/out sockets...
  12. Replies
    37
    Views
    52,743

    Re: Heating the house with bio

    [QUOTE=3DB;63201]Hey Matt - being in the electricity industry, you might have come across some newer pole-top and padmount transformers that use vege oil for insulation?

    Is the oil in a...
  13. Replies
    43
    Views
    33,296

    Re: Embarrassing lack of torque

    Johnno , referring to the last 2 sentences above : What is it you have to do , exactly ?

    Anyone done an injector pump cleanout with a solvent e.g. acetone ? Facet-pumping from a bottle ,...
  14. Replies
    3
    Views
    5,126

    Re: Making regulator valve removal tool.

    like so . . . .
    ...
  15. Replies
    0
    Views
    2,469

    Oil available Sydney

    Very good quality used veg oil , no fats or water , titrates 3 or less .
    SVO or BD
    Got too much for usual requirements.
    In sealed 20 litre drums

    located inner west Sydney
    0407 234 339
  16. Replies
    13
    Views
    13,624

    Re: PVC Fuel Tank

    QUOTE=cYou will need some form of baffling if you do not have a sump

    I baffled a PVC sewer pipe "tank " by using straight coupler/joiner fittings ,
    with a circular piece of 3mm flat PVC sheet...
  17. Sticky: Re: Members willing to share oil with travelling members

    NSW - Central Sydney , plenty of good clean canola ( < 1 percent FFA , dry ) filtered if sufficient notice given
  18. Replies
    20
    Views
    8,283

    Re: Filter and Primer choices

    I had the same problem , primer pump diaphram on filter was rotted by BD , sucked air.
    Unscrewed plunger cap ( what you place fingers on and push for hours to get prime after filter change on...
  19. Replies
    25
    Views
    26,107

    Re: Best blend thinner discussion

    tbird , cottontop ,
    you may be brave enough to try " cracking" plastics and risk exposure to lethal , persistant chemicals ( PCB's PAH's ) ,
    but PLEASE keep clear of the neighbours !
    . . . . and...
  20. Replies
    12
    Views
    6,486

    Re: Ideas from an Aussie Newbie

    Why go down the biodiesel road at all ? Consider SVO for on-farm vehicles. Easier with new oil .
    If you must have ethanol ( I know I do , in moderation of course ) a high yield per hectare , drought...
  21. Re: What are the Rings used for in a Screw Oil Press? - How do they work????

    The oil is squeezed out between the bars that surround the screw/worm shaft , which have very small gaps between them.
    Pressure of the slow turning screw presses the seed as it is forced against...
  22. Replies
    95
    Views
    33,655

    Re: New Methods #2. The Imisides Method

    The most appealing aspect of this method is the promise of less soap made due to less water formation at
    meth and reaction stages .
    perhaps a soap test would be in order - by titration or water...
  23. Replies
    1
    Views
    2,332

    BD Processor, stainless steel

    All -stainless Biodiesel processor , 120 Litres per batch.
    NEW $3,600

    Complete system from oil settling to fuel filtering , with quality parts for safe , reliable and simple production of...
  24. re: Was Biodiesel from coconutoil - Now "Use of coconut oil as SVO"

    Good idea , Tony
    but CNO is no different from other SVO practice , just better . . . . :)
  25. re: Was Biodiesel from coconutoil - Now "Use of coconut oil as SVO"

    Phil ,
    I wrote a reply that took so long that I was logged out, so here is an abbreviated one.
    "Power" for a heat exchanger is the waste heat from engine , usually delivered to one side of the...
Results 1 to 25 of 62
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3