Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Diesel > Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?


Welcome to Ford-Trucks Forums!
Welcome to Ford-Trucks.com.

You are currently viewing our forums as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join the Ford-Trucks Forums community today!





 
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 12-28-2006, 12:02 PM
fabmandelux's Avatar
fabmandelux fabmandelux is online now
Moderator
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Paradise Found!
Posts: 21,105
fabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputation
New study on Nox with B-20

http://www.nrel.gov/vehiclesandfuels/npbf/news.html
__________________
Oregon Chapter Leader My friends call me Don.
"I always keep a supply of stimulants handy in case I see a snake, which I also keep handy" WC Fields
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 12-28-2006, 01:21 PM
Wheatina's Avatar
Wheatina Wheatina is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Eastern Washington State
Posts: 200
Wheatina is starting off with a positive reputation.
Very interesting article, Don!!! Thanks!!!
__________________
'99.5 PSD 7.3L 4X4 manual 6-speed F350 Lariat Dually Ext. cab long bed(Big Red)
http://www.3dflags.com/media/icon/cl...s_wa_2fawm.gifhttp://www.eapglass.com/FlowerPowerSm.jpg
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 12-29-2006, 03:14 AM
adambomb's Avatar
adambomb adambomb is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 1,283
adambomb has a good reputation on FTE.adambomb has a good reputation on FTE.
Thanks for posting the article.

They say in the article that:
Quote:
"Our study shows that the NOx impact of B20 varies with engine design, such that some engines show a small increase while others show a small decrease."
Do you have any idea how this would relate to our powerstrokes???
__________________
2011 Escape Limited v6 (Loaded) ESP 7yr/65k and Full Ford Maintenance Plan

2005 F350 6.0 (modded) ~450rwhp/900+ft/lb tq
1999 F350 7.3 (normal mods + 13" King Suspension on 40's)
1998 F150 (basic mods + 7" Suspension on 35's/Prerunner fiberglass and skidplace)
1994 Bronco (normal mods + 9" Coil Suspension on 35's)
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 12-29-2006, 07:19 AM
fabmandelux's Avatar
fabmandelux fabmandelux is online now
Moderator
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Paradise Found!
Posts: 21,105
fabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputationfabmandelux has a superb reputation
Quote:
Originally Posted by adambomb
Thanks for posting the article.

They say in the article that:


Do you have any idea how this would relate to our powerstrokes???
I'll dig a little deeper, and see if they used a PS.
__________________
Oregon Chapter Leader My friends call me Don.
"I always keep a supply of stimulants handy in case I see a snake, which I also keep handy" WC Fields
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 12-29-2006, 09:37 AM
Wheatina's Avatar
Wheatina Wheatina is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Eastern Washington State
Posts: 200
Wheatina is starting off with a positive reputation.
Adam...

If you look at the top of Table 3 on page 5 of the report, they list the Navistar 7.3L diesel results from the study. There was no difference in NOx emmissions for our PSD Fords. There are other engine types listed there too.
__________________
'99.5 PSD 7.3L 4X4 manual 6-speed F350 Lariat Dually Ext. cab long bed(Big Red)
http://www.3dflags.com/media/icon/cl...s_wa_2fawm.gifhttp://www.eapglass.com/FlowerPowerSm.jpg
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 12-29-2006, 12:15 PM
adambomb's Avatar
adambomb adambomb is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 1,283
adambomb has a good reputation on FTE.adambomb has a good reputation on FTE.
Thanks Wheatina!

Thats good news to hear. For those interested I copied the info from the study regarding navistar 7.3l's

Engine Navistar 7.3-L

Cycle AVL 8*Mode

%Biodiesel 100 (RME)

NOx ?0

HC --

CO --

PM ?-20%
------------------------------------------------------------------------
Acronyms and Abbreviations
NOx oxides of nitrogen
HC hydrocarbon
CO carbon monoxide
PM particulate matter
__________________
2011 Escape Limited v6 (Loaded) ESP 7yr/65k and Full Ford Maintenance Plan

2005 F350 6.0 (modded) ~450rwhp/900+ft/lb tq
1999 F350 7.3 (normal mods + 13" King Suspension on 40's)
1998 F150 (basic mods + 7" Suspension on 35's/Prerunner fiberglass and skidplace)
1994 Bronco (normal mods + 9" Coil Suspension on 35's)
Reply With Quote
Old 12-29-2006, 12:15 PM
Reply

Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Diesel > Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On
Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:46 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.5.2 ©2010, Crawlability, Inc.
Advertising - Terms of Use - Privacy Statement - Jobs
This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. FordŽ is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company.

vbulletin Admin Backup