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by JL1877
Tue Jan 23, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: Stirling and "Hot Air" Engine Forum
Topic: Rhombic Drive, Thermoacoustics
Replies: 1
Views: 807

Rhombic Drive, Thermoacoustics

Greetings, everyone! I've been researching the fundamentals of Stirling Engines for the past few years. I've always been a perfectionist---if I build it it has to be done right, which is why I focused on the rhombic drive and its several advantages over conventional connections. Somehow or another, ...
by JL1877
Tue Jan 23, 2018 1:38 pm
Forum: Stirling and "Hot Air" Engine Forum
Topic: "Hi...We are new here!" First posts here (or anywhere is OK)
Replies: 424
Views: 109602

Re: "Hi...We are new here!" First posts here (or anywhere is OK)

Hi everyone! I'm a 32 year old former professional futures trader who just can't seem to get away from building things. I do have a passion for stirling engines, but have focused solely on ones that incorporate the rhombic drive. I'm also heavily involved in thermoacoustics, the standing wave type e...
by JL1877
Thu Jan 18, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Stirling and "Hot Air" Engine Forum
Topic: Help needed: stirling engine cocktail shaker
Replies: 2
Views: 754

Re: Help needed: stirling engine cocktail shaker

Hi Cocktail. From what I saw the "Stirling Engine" isn't exactly a Stirling engine, its a flame-licker engine. I like the idea, but the use of gears/pulleys/etc makes it somewhat tricky. I'm more of a magnetic coupling kind of guy. Good luck on your build!