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Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 04-05-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,117
Posted By rocketman2440
I think you are right about the summer months....

I think you are right about the summer months. Being in Georgia that is a good period of time too! Well guess I need to get a sample. Thanks.
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 04-05-2013, 11:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,117
Posted By rocketman2440
Do you think it would / could settle out during...

Do you think it would / could settle out during filtering at home? I have a cold upflow settling system. I just wonder if I could let the thick shortening work its way out before it even goes into...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 04-04-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,117
Posted By rocketman2440
No kit, homemade. Heated pickup, heated fuel...

No kit, homemade. Heated pickup, heated fuel filter, and electric fuel heater before the fuel hits the rails.
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 04-03-2013, 10:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,117
Posted By rocketman2440
shortening in WVO

Hey guys, I was talking to a buddy today and might have a line on some oil. It would be from a donut place that adds chunks of shortening to their fryers. Could this cause a problem in my system, or...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 11-24-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 351
Posted By rocketman2440
At the parts store I work at (can't say where)...

At the parts store I work at (can't say where) all you have to do is come in with a warranty part and claim its bad. So long as the warranty info can be found the parts guy/gal will warranty it out...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 09-20-2012, 07:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,662
Posted By rocketman2440
What bad blood are you talking about Timmy? I...

What bad blood are you talking about Timmy? I also run their raw power pump, and it works great. Their customer service is second to none, always quick to respond, and make the customer happy!
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 09-18-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,027
Posted By rocketman2440
here is a crappy picture of my cold upflow...

here is a crappy picture of my cold upflow settling rig. It isn't perfect, but it gets the job done for now. As more money and time comes I will improve upon the system. IMG_0181 | Flickr - Photo...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 09-15-2012, 07:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,027
Posted By rocketman2440
Well I do pretty much what Jason said.. I let it...

Well I do pretty much what Jason said.. I let it settle, with a twist the last few batches I have used the upflow settling model (do a google search). It does not require heat, but does require alot...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 09-14-2012, 07:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,027
Posted By rocketman2440
I don't know that I would call it easy.. It has...

I don't know that I would call it easy.. It has certainly been a learning experience for me. I have been running Veggie since March, and while the conversion is easily done if you are at all...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 07-25-2012, 08:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 650
Posted By rocketman2440
So... I pumped some of the oil out today... No...

So... I pumped some of the oil out today... No way in hell will I put this crap in my truck!
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 07-24-2012, 11:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 650
Posted By rocketman2440
That was my gut reaction. Since then I have done...

That was my gut reaction. Since then I have done some research, and found that the flash point is actually lower than that of vegetable oil (which I currently run). I dunno, might do some testing to...
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 07-24-2012, 12:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 650
Posted By rocketman2440
Epoxidized soybean oil

The question is.... Can I run this stuff? I just picked it up, and the guy told me it was soy bean oil. Now come to find out it is Epoxidized soybean oil... So help me out guys, can I make this stuff...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 07-13-2012, 11:34 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,915
Posted By rocketman2440
good luck to you! What job are do you want?

good luck to you! What job are do you want?
Forum: Bio-diesel, Propane & Alternative Diesel Engine Fuels 05-27-2012, 10:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 602
Posted By rocketman2440
Oil collection?

Where are you guys going to get oil? I am having a tough time finding a source, That doesn't already have a pickup service. I really don't need much, I would be fine with a few gallons a week. Any...
Forum: 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 05-08-2012, 10:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 733
Posted By rocketman2440
I actually didn't notice any issues with...

I actually didn't notice any issues with performance. And I can't for the life of me figure out exactly what was wrong. Since the cranking issue seemed to become worse after driving for a while...
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