CONVERT TO BIODIESEL FOR A MORE ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY RIDE Run Your Diesel Vehicle on Biofuels has everything you need to make the switch from expensive, environment-damaging carbon fuel to cheap (and, in many cases, free), clean fuel for your vehicle. Practical and decidedly apolitical, this unique guide focuses on technical details, parts, and instructions. Inside, you'll find step-by-step instructions accompanied by helpful illustrations for such projects as building and properly using a homemade biodiesel reactor, which enables you to drive you car on vegetable oil purchased at a fraction of the price of gas or even on second-hand oil obtained from restaurants free of charge. Run Your Diesel Vehicle on Biofuels also includes a list of international parts suppliers and various manufacturers' warranty statuses regarding vehicles converted to biodiesel. Projects include: Collecting waste oil Building a waste-oil processor Creating biodiesel fuel Converting your car to professional standards Constructing heat exchangers Run Your Diesel Vehicle on Biofuels covers: ac History and functions of the diesel engine ac Benefits of biofuel ac Where to obtain raw ingredients ac Theory of fuel conversion ac Existing conversion kits o Blends, emulsions, and thinners ac Processing and discarding waste oil ac Laws and regulations ac Green retail o Health and safety ac Limitations of environmental benefitsThe book explains the basics of converting vegetable oils to biodieselab describes how to build and properly use a home-made biodiesel reactorab and demonstrates how to run a vehicle on waste vegetable oil available at no cost from many ...
|Title||:||Run Your Diesel Vehicle on Biofuels: A Do-It-Yourself Manual|
|Author||:||Jon Starbuck, Gavin Harper|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2008-12-01|