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by driveit
Tue Feb 20, 2007 9:13 pm
Forum: Valveless pulsejet forum
Topic: quick noobie question...
Replies: 24
Views: 9517

!!!!!! success !!!!!! keep in mind this is just a simple one time use type of jar, lol, but i use a soup can an hot glued the top back on, then made a 5/8" round... well more like cir-quare-tangle, hole in the top :P, filled the bottom with some 70% rubbing alcohol, and i got like a whooooff, pop ,p...
by driveit
Tue Feb 20, 2007 12:31 am
Forum: Valveless pulsejet forum
Topic: quick noobie question...
Replies: 24
Views: 9517

i went to canadian tire today and couldnt find anything! i saw the STP water remover, and it felt pressurized like you said, but wasnt sure about it since it said nothin about methanol. could a propane product work? not straight propane,(BLAM! lol) but like hairspray, axe etc?

BW
by driveit
Mon Feb 19, 2007 8:48 pm
Forum: Valveless pulsejet forum
Topic: quick noobie question...
Replies: 24
Views: 9517

ive seen the stuff that removes water! ill check it out next time im there.
what about octane booster??? whats in that stuff?

thanks for the help!

BW
by driveit
Mon Feb 19, 2007 4:47 am
Forum: Valveless pulsejet forum
Topic: quick noobie question...
Replies: 24
Views: 9517

i looked everwhere and i could not find HEET around here!!! (wtf!?! lol) whats the second/third best fuel for a jam-jar????
by driveit
Fri Feb 16, 2007 8:37 pm
Forum: Valveless pulsejet forum
Topic: quick noobie question...
Replies: 24
Views: 9517

would you say denatured alcohol is as good as methanol? any other products, like HEET, that you would recomend???

Thanks,

Driveit
by driveit
Fri Feb 16, 2007 4:38 pm
Forum: Valveless pulsejet forum
Topic: quick noobie question...
Replies: 24
Views: 9517

nvm this post. i was going to ask of a pic but i got one.....
by driveit
Fri Feb 16, 2007 3:51 am
Forum: Valveless pulsejet forum
Topic: quick noobie question...
Replies: 24
Views: 9517

i actually saw 99% rubbing alcohol at wal-mart today, but forgot to pick it up, duh (lol). ill buy it next time im workin.
by driveit
Thu Feb 15, 2007 8:48 pm
Forum: Valveless pulsejet forum
Topic: quick noobie question...
Replies: 24
Views: 9517

quick noobie question...

can i run a jam-jar pulse jet on rubbing alcohol? just wondering........
by driveit
Wed Mar 01, 2006 9:18 pm
Forum: Gas turbine forum
Topic: lol Pop can turbine??
Replies: 5
Views: 4467

re: lol Pop can turbine??

I am hoping it will spin kinda fast....like 1000 rpm if possible and under.
might be a bit much. also i wont be powering anything with this so no worries there. I'll post some pics when i get it done.
untill then thanks for the info

DI
by driveit
Tue Feb 28, 2006 10:22 pm
Forum: Gas turbine forum
Topic: lol Pop can turbine??
Replies: 5
Views: 4467

re: lol Pop can turbine??

this might get confusing... there are 2 cans used in this. the image at the top, is the bottom of one can with no sides. the image on the bottom is the bottom of the other can with higher sides .(to keep in the fuel) the line in the middle of the bottom image would be some sort of nut and bolt confi...
by driveit
Tue Feb 28, 2006 9:47 pm
Forum: Gas turbine forum
Topic: lol Pop can turbine??
Replies: 5
Views: 4467

lol Pop can turbine??

this has been on my mind for a while and its kinda stupid but....
is it possible to make a turbine using a pop can???
lol
let me know what you think.

di
by driveit
Wed Nov 16, 2005 11:03 pm
Forum: Pressure jet forum
Topic: Pressure jets?
Replies: 12
Views: 12500

re: Pressure jets?

i did a little experiment and took a empty and dry 500ml water bottle with the cap on, put a small hole in the side put hairy spray in it, lit it, and belive it or not ....it buzzzed!! well for a second or two then the bottle collaspted, melted pretty flat and now the garage stinks like crap... ooop...
by driveit
Wed Nov 16, 2005 1:55 am
Forum: Pressure jet forum
Topic: Pressure jets?
Replies: 12
Views: 12500

re: Pressure jets?

Cool but sounds a bit complicated i think ill go with the valveless pulse jet
but how loud are they exactly and ive heard they consume alot of fuel is that true?
by driveit
Mon Nov 14, 2005 11:59 pm
Forum: Off topic forum
Topic: RE: Jam Jar Jet Engines??????
Replies: 3
Views: 1410

RE: Jam Jar Jet Engines??????

in the last couple of days ive been reading up on pulse jets and someone made a crude pulse jet using a empty jam jar or mayonaise jar?:S
everytime i look in google a recipe comes up explaining how to make strawberry jam, so what are these things and how are they made.
and ill shut up after.
by driveit
Mon Nov 14, 2005 1:03 am
Forum: Pressure jet forum
Topic: Pressure jets?
Replies: 12
Views: 12500

Pressure jets?

can someone send a link on how they work or are they closely related to another type of jet engine? :?