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by Ameen Aydan
Fri Jul 06, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: Books & References
Topic: Answer keys w/ explanation?
Replies: 19
Views: 16348

Re: Answer keys w/ explanation?

Hello It is true that I am not very gifted, the most I've ever done was a fast track through my grade 8 math course straight to grade 9 math. I would imagine that it is not that big of a deal in the fusor community. This summer I am devoting my time to studying the knowledge needed for a fusion reac...
by Ameen Aydan
Thu Jul 05, 2018 10:41 pm
Forum: Books & References
Topic: Answer keys w/ explanation?
Replies: 19
Views: 16348

Re: Answer keys w/ explanation?

Just to start this rolling, I will ask the first question from the book Introductory Nuclear Physics by David Halliday 2nd edition. The question is from page 22 of the first chapter Basic Nuclear Concepts A Tantalum foil (A=181) has 1.0% of its projected area blocked out by nuclei. How thick is the ...
by Ameen Aydan
Thu Jul 05, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: Books & References
Topic: Answer keys w/ explanation?
Replies: 19
Views: 16348

Answer keys w/ explanation?

hello, I just received my books Nuclear Radiation Physics by Ralph E. Lapp and introduction to Nuclear Physics by David Halliday as well as some inherited books like Principles of Electronic Circuits or Radiologic Science for Technologists. looking through the books, it is very hard to grasp for a 1...
by Ameen Aydan
Mon Jun 11, 2018 1:29 pm
Forum: Books & References
Topic: Vacuum Engineering Textbooks
Replies: 4
Views: 7809

Re: Vacuum Engineering Textbooks

I can only purchase one. Which one would you recommend?
by Ameen Aydan
Wed Apr 18, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Can I make my own ConFlat flanges?
Replies: 28
Views: 13746

Re: Can I make my own ConFlat flanges?

thank you so much for this reply this was exactly the answer i was looking for fromthe last two people. is it okay if i pm you for some more information about this subject, just so i can get a little help to start up.
by Ameen Aydan
Tue Apr 17, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Can I make my own ConFlat flanges?
Replies: 28
Views: 13746

Re: Can I make my own ConFlat flanges?

ok thanks, can we get to answering the question now... please?
by Ameen Aydan
Tue Apr 17, 2018 7:07 pm
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Can I make my own ConFlat flanges?
Replies: 28
Views: 13746

Re: Can I make my own ConFlat flanges?

i apologize, i am new so thank you for giving me these tips, it is quite helpful.
by Ameen Aydan
Tue Apr 17, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Can I make my own ConFlat flanges?
Replies: 28
Views: 13746

Re: Can I make my own ConFlat flanges?

The college that i'm asking has very heavy and precise milling machines (yes, CNC milling machines), that being said, I would imagine that it is possible to create a knife edge. Just thinking of it, MDC or Kurt J. Lesker probably have the exact same CNC machines in terms of specs. The CNC machines t...
by Ameen Aydan
Mon Apr 16, 2018 9:29 pm
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Can I make my own ConFlat flanges?
Replies: 28
Views: 13746

Re: Can I make my own ConFlat flanges?

Hello, I was planning to make my fusion reactor 6” in diameter. I just thought I could use a cnc machine from a college that would be willing to help due to their precise technique, and if that doesn’t work, my school has a 2 axis cnc machine that works on old software. And like I said, I would poli...
by Ameen Aydan
Mon Apr 16, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Can I make my own ConFlat flanges?
Replies: 28
Views: 13746

Re: Can I make my own ConFlat flanges?

Amen It has already been hinted at You have not followed the rules of this site this sort of question would have been better in the "New User Area" and should only have been asked after posting in the introduce yourself section also your username and real name need to be the same as your real name ...