Wood burner Sirling fan engine

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fcheslop
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Wood burner Sirling fan engine

Post by fcheslop » Thu Aug 16, 2018 12:31 pm

Hi all. just wondering what would be the correct ratio for a Stirling fan engine for a wood burning stove 1.5 or 2 to 1
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Ian S C
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Re: Wood burner Sirling fan engine

Post by Ian S C » Tue Aug 28, 2018 4:21 am

My GAMMA one uses the 1.5 : 1 ratio, and the Ringbom one is about 2 : 1, but it sorts out it's own ratio depending on the load.
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