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by Ameen Aydan
Mon Oct 12, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Neutron Club Application - Ameen Aydan
Replies: 3
Views: 757

Re: Neutron Club Application - Ameen Aydan

Hi all, Sorry about the late reply! I've been distracted by my school work and other personal projects. Thank you guys so much for all the help over the years I spent building this. It's taken much more than sleepless nights and hard days at work to get this project finally done. Obviously, this har...
by Ameen Aydan
Sat Oct 03, 2020 4:57 am
Forum: Interesting Links
Topic: MIT claim of fusion by 2025 proving LOL isn't just for the tweeter
Replies: 7
Views: 1230

Re: MIT claim of fusion by 2025 proving LOL isn't just for the tweeter

Andrew Seltzman is doing a post doc in plasma physics and MIT (correct if im wrong). Does he have an opinion in this by any chance?

If he is reading this, what do you think about the article?

Just thought some thought from the "inside man" would be cool

Ameen
by Ameen Aydan
Sat Sep 19, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Neutron Club Application - Ameen Aydan
Replies: 3
Views: 757

Neutron Club Application - Ameen Aydan

Hi all! I'm excited to finally show my my results of my reactor. This culminates about 2.5 years and hundreds of hours of work since I first embarked on the challenge and I'm happy to say that I saw it through to the end. It's been an educational experience and I've learned a lot more than I first a...
by Ameen Aydan
Sun Aug 23, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Ameen Aydan - Plasma and operation
Replies: 4
Views: 715

Re: Ameen Aydan - Plasma and operation

Hi Dennis, I chose to light the plasma at 100 mTorr but the chamber does bottom out at 15mtorr. The problem is that it takes 30 minutes to get to that low pressure, and then a day to bottom out my Gauge with the turbo pump, sometimes longer. When the gauge was working, it indicated that I reached ab...
by Ameen Aydan
Sat Aug 22, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Ameen Aydan - Plasma and operation
Replies: 4
Views: 715

Ameen Aydan - Plasma and operation

Hi all, So I finally got my chamber assembled and pulled a vacuum on it about 3 weeks ago now. I got a plasma to light a few days ago and thought i would share my progress before I commit to fusion in a couple weeks. Here it is before assembly. I use a steel plate to secure it to my table. IMG_0150....
by Ameen Aydan
Sat Aug 15, 2020 5:21 am
Forum: Items wanted
Topic: Looking for a pfeiffer tph 330 controller
Replies: 1
Views: 424

Re: Looking for a pfeiffer tph 330 controller

Hi Joshua, I do remember you and actually recall that you made a decent amount of posts in this area. Often, the only way (and best way) to finding something, is unfortunately the hard way. This forum has a wealth of knowledge and advice and I'm sure you find useful. This however, isn't a market. My...
by Ameen Aydan
Mon Aug 03, 2020 12:35 am
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Swagelok SS-SS4 Thread Count
Replies: 2
Views: 497

Re: Swagelok SS-SS4 Thread Count

You can just go to Home Depot and try their nut and bolt tester. They have all types of thread testing sizes. Metric, imperial etc
by Ameen Aydan
Wed Jul 29, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: High Voltage - Fusor Input Power (& FAQs)
Topic: Xray transformer mods
Replies: 9
Views: 1765

Re: Xray transformer mods

Hello, This reply came a lot later than it should have but I finished the transformer a while ago now. I used a schematic for dual polarity power supplies to better understand what was going on. Dual polarity.png Since it consists of two independent transformers and has two rectifiers as well, the s...
by Ameen Aydan
Sun Jul 19, 2020 1:40 am
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: Comet NEOWISE
Replies: 13
Views: 1490

Re: Comet NEOWISE

I went out with the family yesterday far from city lights. I don't have a DSLR so I was limited to a crappy Samsung, but I manged to get the exposure time just right. Here are some low quality photos: feb7b8cc-3595-4ebe-8b93-8bb75e5c1b5f.JPG 9bd06ef6-5d97-4def-8f62-6af8b1715747.JPG This was using a ...
by Ameen Aydan
Sat Jul 04, 2020 8:10 pm
Forum: Items For Sale
Topic: TL011 oil for turbo pumps
Replies: 0
Views: 676

TL011 oil for turbo pumps

Hi all!

I have recently got my hands on some brand new TL011 oil for turbo pumps. I will be selling it at $1 per ml. Please PM or email me if you are interested in purchasing some!

I use paypal as my main method of payment. Bitcoin works too!

AA