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Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 12-18-2011, 11:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,731
Posted By CheaperJeeper
Anybody tried Technol B100? Its supposed to be...

Anybody tried Technol B100? Its supposed to be specifically formulated to improve cold temp properties of B100.

I mixed 5 gallons D2 with 15 gallons B100 when I refilled the tanks today. B75 that...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 12-13-2011, 01:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,731
Posted By CheaperJeeper
Well I'm running B100, so from what you are...

Well I'm running B100, so from what you are saying the Power Serivice isn't going to help me at all...

That is disheartening news....

Guess I'm gonna' have to start blending in some pump...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 12-09-2011, 01:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,731
Posted By CheaperJeeper
Yeah, I'll find another partner though. Surely...

Yeah, I'll find another partner though. Surely someone around the area will be interested in getting their fuel almost for free, just for making me some.

I also wanted to relate an interesting...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 12-06-2011, 11:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,731
Posted By CheaperJeeper
Hey COOL! I didn't notice until just now that you...

Hey COOL! I didn't notice until just now that you are also from the Seattle area! That photo must've been taken two winters ago when we had snow on the ground for a month. That's about the only time...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 12-05-2011, 11:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,731
Posted By CheaperJeeper
Is that thermometer reading 25 degrees? And the...

Is that thermometer reading 25 degrees? And the B100 clouded up that much more than B70?

You're right about what the PS says on the bottle - good for BD blends up to B20. I figure that is just a...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 12-05-2011, 04:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,731
Posted By CheaperJeeper
Mine is made from wvo that is a soy-canola blend....

Mine is made from wvo that is a soy-canola blend.

I'll try the fridge suggestion. Will PowerService anti-gel help much (like take it 20 degrees lower or something) or is it only good for a few...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 12-05-2011, 03:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,731
Posted By CheaperJeeper
Typical gel point for home-brewed bio?

I'm running on home brewed B100 and the temps are starting to get down into the mid to low 30's. I'm wondering how low the temps can get before typical home brew made from WVO will start to gell up....
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 04-19-2011, 11:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 491
Posted By CheaperJeeper
Ditto. With a set of hot injectors, boost turned...

Ditto. With a set of hot injectors, boost turned up to around 13 PSI and some minor pump tweeking you can get up around 145 HP and 200 + ft-lbs. Drop it in complete with the 4 speed auto it comes...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 04-18-2011, 11:15 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,378
Posted By CheaperJeeper
Here in WA the Governor signed bill last year to...

Here in WA the Governor signed bill last year to EXEMPT home brewed Biodiesel, and WVO fuel for personal use from all state taxes. Of course that doesn't affect the fact that the Federal taxes are...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 03-09-2011, 10:49 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,763
Posted By CheaperJeeper
Wish I had seen that post by WEST AUSSIE 94 250...

Wish I had seen that post by WEST AUSSIE 94 250 before I started the process. I also missed the part about it taking 8 gallons IF you filled the overflow bottle too. Mine's pretty much empty, which...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 03-09-2011, 08:23 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,763
Posted By CheaperJeeper
I'll buy the part about leaving water in it, but...

I'll buy the part about leaving water in it, but I can tell you right now, that after flushing as much water through it as I did there was NO antifreeze left to speak of. I wouldn't have been aftaid...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 03-08-2011, 11:00 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,763
Posted By CheaperJeeper
LOL! Did you READ what I wrote man? I got...

LOL! Did you READ what I wrote man?

I got all the antifreeze out - by flowing around 30-40 gallons of pressurized water into the running engine through a T-tap in the heater hose. That was AFTER...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 03-08-2011, 10:15 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,763
Posted By CheaperJeeper
Yeah, and the last one was on level ground. That...

Yeah, and the last one was on level ground. That still didn't cause it to drain any more.
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 03-08-2011, 12:09 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,763
Posted By CheaperJeeper
...back to our original topic...

I followed the advise in this thread. Bought 4 gallons NAPA low silicate antifreeze, four gallons distilled water, 2 pints NAPA Kool, and a pack of test strips. I parked my truck with the nose...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 02-27-2011, 09:15 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,763
Posted By CheaperJeeper
Here's a slight variation on this question. I...

Here's a slight variation on this question. I just swapped a 140k 7.3 into my truck to replace the 360k 6.9 that was originally in it. I filled it up with "regular" old green antifreeze and just...
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