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by 3l
Sat Oct 15, 2005 4:48 pm
Forum: Fusion --- Past, Present, and Future
Topic: 21st Century Energy
Replies: 58
Views: 18811

Re: 21st Century Energy

<t>Hi Ag:<br/> <br/> Nice to hear I'm not paranoid here.<br/> I'm moving to a 10 acre plot to grow fuel.<br/> Yes it takes time to steam but with no oil what else will there be to do?<br/> Your point on batteries is well taken ,I will nurse them along till they drop dead then melt them into shieldin...
by 3l
Mon Oct 10, 2005 4:07 pm
Forum: Fusion --- Past, Present, and Future
Topic: 21st Century Energy
Replies: 58
Views: 18811

Re: 21st Century Energy Part #2

<t>Hi Folks:<br/> <br/> Originally I used 10 hp as my design goal but even as low as one<br/> HP could greatly supplement a house. The one horse setup used by Dangerous Labs uses easy to get industrial components with no developement headaches. A one Hp setup to be replaced by solar would require 74...
by 3l
Mon Oct 10, 2005 3:34 pm
Forum: Fusor Construction & Operation (& FAQs)
Topic: Recovering deuterium
Replies: 0
Views: 1432

Recovering deuterium

<t>Hi Folks:<br/> <br/> The new operating regime opens up many new areas to explore.<br/> But let's say this leads to a workable solution.<br/> In a 10 Hp fusor as much as 2-20 grams of deuterium might occupy the chamber depending on the effeciency.<br/> In a power producing machine loads of deuteri...
by 3l
Sat Oct 08, 2005 4:08 pm
Forum: Fusion --- Past, Present, and Future
Topic: 21st Century Energy
Replies: 58
Views: 18811

21st Century Energy

<r>Hi Folks:<br/> <br/> The century has just started and trouble is everywhere.<br/> Energy is high and the powers that be are helpless in the supply department.<br/> The Prez sez that in thirty years it will be all right.<br/> Right! Freeze thirty years in the dark. Sure thing Mr President.<br/> Wh...
by 3l
Tue Sep 27, 2005 4:09 pm
Forum: Other Forms of Fusion - Theory, Construction, Discussion, URLs
Topic: Hurling Doughnuts?
Replies: 5
Views: 3019

Re: Hurling Doughnuts?

<t>Hi Guys:<br/> <br/> I'm surprised they didn't credit this one to secret technology at the Roswell Saucer Crash. This is old and very moldy tech that has rattled around the government since 1975. It has been beat to death at great espense . Put simply if you hurle two plasmas at each other they wi...
by 3l
Tue Sep 27, 2005 3:52 pm
Forum: Neutrons, Radiation, and Detection (& FAQs)
Topic: Neutron Reflection and Counting
Replies: 7
Views: 2360

Re: Neutron Reflection and Counting

<t>Hi Terrence:<br/> <br/> A neutron is inelastically scattered into a partial circle by the reflector. It is critical for the explosive yield that neutrons stay in the bomb core as long as possible. more time more bang.<br/> By Ted's use of reflectors the critical bomb size for a urainium bomb core...
by 3l
Fri Aug 05, 2005 5:54 pm
Forum: Fusion --- Past, Present, and Future
Topic: The end of the supply of oil
Replies: 3
Views: 3104

Re: The end of the supply of oil

<t>Hi folks:<br/> <br/> The date of the end point obtained by DOE in 1976 was 2009.<br/> It has not changed one iota since.<br/> That was for primary sources of hydrocarbon.<br/> We are already into secondary sources of fuel .<br/> <br/> At 70 dollars a barrel Oil sands are open for business!<br/> (...
by 3l
Tue Aug 02, 2005 2:58 pm
Forum: Fusion --- Past, Present, and Future
Topic: Another Big "What If?"
Replies: 35
Views: 12004

Re: Another Big "What If?"

<t>Hi Guys:<br/> <br/> You missed the legions of people who hold the coats for the lawyers. Middlemen will always get a cut no matter what!<br/> Pimps,congressmen,senators,spokespeople,lobbiests and exwives will not be denied!<br/> Anything usefull or next to any money source will draw these people ...
by 3l
Tue Aug 02, 2005 2:46 pm
Forum: Fusion --- Past, Present, and Future
Topic: Are Supercaps Dead?
Replies: 1
Views: 3026

Are Supercaps Dead?

<t>Hi Folks:<br/> <br/> In Russia they have developed super capacitors that work like lead acid cells. They are 1/100 the weight of an equivalent battery. Last I heard they were trying to develop a supercap that <br/> would run an electric car.<br/> Combine solar panels and super caps into a complet...
by 3l
Wed Jul 20, 2005 6:32 pm
Forum: Fusion --- Past, Present, and Future
Topic: The canary just died
Replies: 47
Views: 13983

Re: The canary just died

<t>Hi Edward:<br/> <br/> A water purifying kit is another must have item.<br/> I have run without power for a year now and have gotten by very easily on a solar bank and windmill. A thermoelectric fridge now keeps a small variety of refrigerable goods in my daily diet.<br/> I have reduced my bills d...