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  1. Thread: Methanol prices

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    Re: Methanol prices

    still getting a 205lt drum for $260 at Grafton :)

    cheers Murf
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    Re: How do you dry/clean your BIO

    I am confused??? if you add water to Bio and do a shakem test and the water is clear why do you have to water wash your Bio?

    I just settle for a few days (190lt) then bubble air wash for a few...
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    Re: New Methods #2. The Imisides Method

    just got 1000kg for $300 plus $150 for delivery :)

    and I am thinking now that I can get my 190 proof moonshine even higher :) (just joking, 190 is ample for drinking)

    happy new year folks
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    Re: New Methods #2. The Imisides Method

    good question, no I haven't made BIO without the CaO

    it works for me and I guess if it ain't broke don't fix it

    I am no chemist or scholar just a brain challenged bloke :) I suffer chronic...
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    Re: New Methods #2. The Imisides Method

    Did you ever do a 3/27 test?


    yes in the early days and it passed no worries

    I learnt what oil did what and just go by feel now

    I don't spend a lot of time making BIO compared to some, I am...
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    Re: New Methods #2. The Imisides Method

    I make 55lt batches of Methoxide in a 60lt home brew drum with a tap at the bottom

    551t of Methanol

    5.5kg of KOH, I mix in 2.5kg one day and 3kg the next, it gets too hot if I put the 3kg in...
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    Re: New Methods #2. The Imisides Method

    mate I did all sorts of tests I could find at the time and gave Mark a heap of questions when I first began making Bio, to be honest I now don't do any testing of any sort other than a sniff test to...
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    Re: New Methods #2. The Imisides Method

    Quicklime - It's not a DG, so there should be no special transport or storage considerations involved. When I bought it over the counter I think I paid $12 for a 20kg bag. From memory it was a 90%...
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    Re: New Methods #2. The Imisides Method

    BTW, there is a bloke named Murf who used to be on this forum who's been making his bio with this method for a couple of years now. If he could be contacted he might have some comments

    hello :)
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    Re: New Methods #2. The Imisides Method

    well there ya go, I haven't read all the posts yet but will go read them now

    over 3 years of making BIO and over 10,000ltrs in the last year and never had a problem

    I have kept an eye out over...
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    Re: Brisbane Users Meet and Greet

    bugger :( Xmas in July that weekend at Dorrigo

    need another 6 bags of KOH too, oh well will get a mate to grab them and bring them down again

    cheers Murf
  12. Thread: problems with 1hz

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    Re: problems with 1hz

    Chris I totally replaced the whole filter system with a known working one out of my GQ on Scrubbies 80, it did exactly the same thing with the rattle

    cheers Murf
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    Re: Brisbane Users Meet and Greet

    would have been interested but I am already booked for a 4WD weekend :(

    I will meet some of you one day :)

    cheers Murf
  14. Thread: problems with 1hz

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    Re: problems with 1hz

    Scrubbie just said he bought one from Repco????

    cheers Murf
  15. Thread: problems with 1hz

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    Re: problems with 1hz

    if your put Dino diesel back in it the noise will go away :p

    I will ask Scrubbie what pusher pump he used for ya

    cheers Murf
  16. Thread: problems with 1hz

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    Re: problems with 1hz

    sounds like a marble in a can shaken to the speed/revs of motor?

    yep goes quiet as soon as you give fuel filter primer a couple of pumps

    mate had this problem and a local diesel mechanic fixed...
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    Re: Story near brisbane

    IMO do not trust :( it will bite us all

    cheers Murf
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    Re: Advice please wiith what looks like Mayo

    can't help sorry :( I have never added water to my Bio

    cheers Murf
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    Re: Collecting oil from 44 gal drums

    it will suck up the bits but I prefer to leave most of them in the drum at shop so it is already settled for bio making. I clean out the drum once or more a year, doesn't take long to scoop the gunk...
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    Re: Collecting oil from 44 gal drums

    and yes it will pump 2m easy as :)

    cheers Murf
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    Re: Collecting oil from 44 gal drums

    like I said its rough as it was a trial run haha and I spilt more oil putting the stand pipe into the pic :o

    the suction pipe is just a black poly stand pipe with a few black poly fittings

    the...
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    Re: Collecting oil from 44 gal drums

    I tried the air system as I have the ARB air comp in my 4b but gave it in as it was too slow and made one of my drums a very funny shape :eek: when i took my eye off it for a while

    cheers Murf
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    Re: Pump with a flow meter

    ya beat me to it :)

    I do have two of them pumps and another meter the same on my overhead tank and two of the meters read out by approx 10% but thats ok for what I do

    they use the $50...
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    Re: Collecting oil from 44 gal drums

    for the last two years I have used a macerator 12volt pump like this

    12V Macerator Water Waste Sewerage Pump 45L/min 10amp | eBay

    with a 6m 1" suction hose coupled to a poly stand pipe that i...
  25. Thread: Methanol

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    Re: Methanol

    mmmm thats what I pay for it normal :p haha

    cheers murf
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