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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 4:05 am    Post subject: 9 Engine Stirling Run Reply with quote

9 Engine Stirling Run.
You'd think this would be a lot easier. They keep running out of metho and its hot and humid here and I have a fan going which was also playing havoc. Still a lot of fun



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 6:31 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Good video Jim.  I run the Chinese ones on beeswax tealights for 4 to 6hrs a time. They will run forever!!!
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 7:05 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Very impressive indeed. Thanks for sharing it with us.  
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 7:51 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

That looks like fun, but what's wrong with the low temperature ones? Did you run out of tea?  
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 8:13 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Oh I say Sir! Well done. Good fun!

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 11:36 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

You are old school Aussie. That's Cat o 9 tails reminiscence
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 4:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Great job getting 9 running at once! i think 5 has been my max- i will have to try harder!
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 5:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Very nice running...
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 7:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Great show there, well done Jim
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 8:33 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Very nice Jim; that wa a true piece of fun to watch ... and hear !  

Can you please, some day, add a small tag on those machines ...
I can name maybe 3 of them ...  
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 8:35 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

crazydoug wrote:
Great job getting 9 running at once! i think 5 has been my max- i will have to try harder!
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Same for me Doug , 5 I think ...
And I planned to add some for this year ...      

I managed 4 steam engines at the same time , this is my maximum for one person...
It is safer to run stirlings ... so we can add some
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 8:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

What a wonderful sound they all make collectively!
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 9:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

As time goes on, I find myself leaning more and more towards Stirlings than steam...fascinating creations.

Nice demo Jim...keeping 9 of them going is pretty impressive.

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 10:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

That was good to see, Jim.  

Thanks for showing!  
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 10:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks guys for the comments much appreciated

I must also add, the heat that was coming up from those 9 small metho flames was pretty impressive and could be felt!
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