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by charlie_mccartney
Wed Jul 03, 2013 11:35 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Please Take The Time To Read
Replies: 21
Views: 4982

Re: Please Take The Time To Read

I know a person that has the second highest clearance in the U.S.A. and she works for Lockheed Martin and I have asked her to ask the Electronics and Nuclear Dept. if anyone would like to mentor me/help me.
by charlie_mccartney
Wed Jul 03, 2013 11:25 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Please Take The Time To Read
Replies: 21
Views: 4982

Re: Please Take The Time To Read

I am willing to put in up to 3 hours a day on this. Motivation is not an issue. I am just looking for a mentor like you said.
by charlie_mccartney
Wed Jul 03, 2013 9:58 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Please Take The Time To Read
Replies: 21
Views: 4982

Re: Please Take The Time To Read

I have just read a few things and now my plan is to have a 8 inch thick chamber with a 1.75 inch grid using SS.
What grade of stainless steel would you recommended.
by charlie_mccartney
Wed Jul 03, 2013 9:56 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Please Take The Time To Read
Replies: 21
Views: 4982

Re: Please Take The Time To Read

Thank you Richard and I know it sounded preposterous and it is I just wanted to see. That was the first day I was thinking about it and ever since then I have actually done some research. I have a plan and I was wondering 3 things. 1) What is the recommended size of the chamber ( I am trying to ache...
by charlie_mccartney
Sun Jun 30, 2013 8:13 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Please Take The Time To Read
Replies: 21
Views: 4982

Re: Please Take The Time To Read

My only intention is to learn.
by charlie_mccartney
Sun Jun 30, 2013 8:12 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Please Take The Time To Read
Replies: 21
Views: 4982

Re: Please Take The Time To Read

Can you only use Deuterium in table top fusors.
by charlie_mccartney
Sun Jun 30, 2013 8:09 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Please Take The Time To Read
Replies: 21
Views: 4982

Re: Please Take The Time To Read

The first question I have is that is there a limit to how big or small the chamber is.
by charlie_mccartney
Sun Jun 30, 2013 7:12 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Please Take The Time To Read
Replies: 21
Views: 4982

Re: Please Take The Time To Read

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by charlie_mccartney
Sun Jun 30, 2013 6:21 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Please Take The Time To Read
Replies: 21
Views: 4982

Please Take The Time To Read

My name is Charlie McCartney and I attending Westlake Academy. I am 15 and I am going into the 10th grade. I have always been interested in nuclear physics because to me it was like magic, being able to turn one element into another and being able to split the only thing that keeps this world togeth...