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Old 09-28-2011, 09:10 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Home brew Biodiesel for Beginners?

I'm looking for information on generating Biodiesel for private consumption..

I currently am considering getting a cheap diesel or fitting LPG to my e36 BMW 318iS to reduce my spending on Fuel..

A diesel would improve my MPG significantly, whereas LPG would just reduce the cost per litre.

(discussion here- http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...1-a-18706.html)


Bio Diesel seems to do both..

What types of setups are folks running? How many washes?

Where do you get the Methanol and catalyst?

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Old 09-28-2011, 11:26 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Appleseed processor, water wash until no more soap comes out. Methanol from the dragstrip, KOH through a contact with a commercial license.

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