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by ron parola
Thu Mar 23, 2017 3:23 pm
Forum: Stirling and "Hot Air" Engine Forum
Topic: Well I'll be damned!
Replies: 5
Views: 4705

Well I'll be damned!

My first try at a ltd Stirling, it started right up! I'm surprised although I did use a hot plate to get it going.... but at below low setting. It's now running in the garage which is around 60f above a 50 watt light bulb, maybe when broken in a 25 w bulb? A couple of things to note; the graphite pi...
by ron parola
Tue Mar 15, 2016 2:10 pm
Forum: Stirling and "Hot Air" Engine Forum
Topic: ltd stirling
Replies: 4
Views: 4085

Re: ltd stirling

Thanks guys, and indeed I do have an airpot cylinder/piston on order rp
by ron parola
Fri Mar 11, 2016 11:27 am
Forum: Stirling and "Hot Air" Engine Forum
Topic: ltd stirling
Replies: 4
Views: 4085

ltd stirling

OK, new here, have been in the OTHER external combustion world for years and have decided to see how the other half lives. To that end I'm thinking of making a larger version of a coffee cup motor I've got. Of course I've got a few questions, I was going to scale up my little motor to maybe a sauce ...