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    Re: Free unfiltered Frytol in 20L drums

    Hi Robear, I might be able to help. Click on my profile and private message me.
    Cheers
    Sandman
  2. Looking to buy 1400lts of b100 in Brisbane South side in late Febuary 2014.

    Giday fellow bio makers.
    I am picking up a F350 Ute in Late February from Eagle Farm in Brisbane to drive back to WA and would like to buy enough fuel for the trip in Brisbane before I depart. I...
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    11 bags of Sodium Hydroxide for sale

    Hi All,
    I have 11 bags of Spanish prill Sodium Hydroxide for sale 99% quality.
    Brought years ago when I was starting out making bio and decided to switched to koh instead.
    Asking $50 each but...
  4. Re: Vehicles running on Biodiesel - Vehicles for addition to the stickied post.

    I change to the 40% ratio during winter and then go back to b100.
    As for the inline pump failures it could be due to the design of the pump seals however I noticed failures occurred after a cold...
  5. Re: Vehicles running on Biodiesel - Vehicles for addition to the stickied post.

    Hi Tony,
    Rack up one 2004 Ford F350 running a 7.3ltr Navstar turbo intercooled diesel. About 100 000klms on b100.
    Have gone through three electric pick up inline fuel pumps due to cold b100. The...
  6. F350 Navistar on B100 - Fuel pump issues with cold biodiesel

    Hi Tony,
    Rack up one 2004 Ford F350 running a 7.3ltr Navstar turbo intercooled diesel. About 100 000klms on b100.
    Have gone through three electric pick up inline fuel pumps due to cold b100. The...
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    Re: Buying a Troopy for WVO conversion ?

    Thank you all for your reply's. I did read the sticky before I posted and was looking for some more input.
    I was leaning towards the 12ht and was unsure if the 1hz would deliver the goods.
    Now...
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    Re: planning a trip across the nullabor

    Why don't you ring some of them. I suggest the ones that the truckies use like the ampol at Penong, bp at Port Augusta and Ceduna, Mildura Roadhouse, Eucla truck stop at the border, thats where the...
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    Buying a Troopy for WVO conversion ?

    Hi all,
    I am looking for some advise regarding the best Toyota Troopy engine for WVO conversion.
    My next project is to buy and convert a Troopy for a round Australia trip.
    I have been thinking...
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    Re: Chicken fat bio ?

    Not yet SmithH but I intend to give it a go. I will pick up the oil on my next fat run in June.
    Will post the results when I have a batch made.
    Cheers
    Sandman :)
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    Re: Bleaching of biodiesel

    I have had this problem from time to time using the two stage process method when I process burnt cooking oil from a resturant. What happens it seems is that the patassium hydroxide is used up and...
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    Re: Chicken fat bio ?

    What is a Vacuum spray tower?
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    Chicken fat bio ?

    Can anyone tell me if chicken fat makes good bio. I have acess to 230lts of it and was wondering how good it is to convert into bio.

    cheers
    Sandman:)
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    Re: Common Rail engines using b100 diesel

    An interesting debate on the "washing topic".
    I'll mention that I have done 50 000kms on unwashed (air or water) bio without problems. I use virgin tallow mostly as my feed stock and once made it...
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    Re: Common Rail engines using b100 diesel

    Thanks 250downunder I found the link very intersting, I now have a better understanding of my Powerstroke. Did you know that Case corporation origionaly developed this engine for its tractors 20...
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    Re: Common Rail engines using b100 diesel

    (Bumping it up to the top !)

    Any one with a common rail on B100 care to contribute to this thread ?

    Cheers :)
    Sandman
  17. Re: Using a digital ph metre instead of titration?

    Hi Lickapop and welcome to the wonderful challenge of making bio diesel.
    May I suggest that you offer 10 cents per liter to the restrant or at least match the price that the fat companies are paying...
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    Common Rail engines using b100 diesel

    I have been reading the posts on common rail and bio issues and thought it might be a good idea to start a thread where anyone that is using b100 in a common rail can share their experiences for...
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    Re: Glycerine Spray Cart

    Hi Westwinds,
    I tried pouring neat Glycerine on some hay last year and trialed it in our sheep feed lot. They ignorded it completely in favor for the oats that was in the feeders. It was probably to...
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    Re: Glycerine Spray Cart

    Giday Westwinds,
    I have been following your thread with interest as I to am on the land.
    How did your trial go did you see an improvement in grass growth and vigour ?
    I have 2000lts of Glycerine...
  21. Re: Commercially made 1000lt batch turn key processor wanted

    Thanks everyone for your suggestions I will pass them onto my friend and he can choose his course.

    Regards
    Sandman.
  22. Commercially made 1000lt batch turn key processor wanted

    Hi fellow BD enthusiasts.
    I have a farmer friend who want's to buy a 1000ltr batch processor. He is looking for a processor that is made commercially from Stainless steel that will produce a...
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    Composting of biodiesel glycerol

    Hi All,
    You may find this site interesting.
    Especially if you have an acess of glycerol to get rid of.

    Dickinson College -- Sustainability

    :)
    cheers
    Sandman.
  24. what are the licences needed to make your own ethanol for your car in WA?

    I am interested in making some ethanol legaly for use on the Farm.
    What are the "hoops" that I must jump through before I even start building a still?
    Can anyone advise me how hard it is to...
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    Re: KOH (potassium hydroxide)Bunbury

    Try Decampo Transport Bunbury 97914158.
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