Roger sanders waste oil heater

Here is the pic. Start your stove's construction by chalking out all the holes that the accompanying three-view drawings show you'll have to cut in the walls of your salvaged water heater tank, lay the container on its side, and torch or saw out the access door. The completed unit undergoing its first run. Soot molecules are actually carbon molecules, they simply drop out of the air as harmless carbon. It makes starting easier.

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The Second Edition has far more detail and information, based on practical experience. Vegetable oil yields and characteristics Washing Biodiesel and your vehicle Food or fuel?

The next pics are looking down the air intake.

The cast iron and steel burner is what I will use heatfr now on. When the copper tubing which is wrapped around the vent stack is covered with 12 inches of larger 8-inch stovepipe and a degree elbow of 4-inch stovepipe is mounted to the hrater of the 8-inch pipe so that it fits down over the copper tubing's lower end -- a pre-heater one of the reasons that MOTHER's waste oil furnace burns so efficiently and with such a clean flame is formed.

Tonight I stripped the hot water heater and cut a door in it. If you want to leave a better world, now is always the best time to clean up your act.

Roger Sanders' Waste Oil Heater, new edition

The cast iron skillet is used to catch and burn any oil that might over flow the conical burner. Remember that you'll want the finished product's access door opposite or as nearly opposite as possible the tank's seam and all unsightly fittings and element holes.

The amount of smoke is far less than the diesel engines that I work on day to day. Start your stove's construction by chalking out all the holes that the accompanying three-view drawings show you'll have to cut in the walls of your salvaged water heater tank, lay the container on its side, and torch or saw out the access door. Unfortunately I must do some garage cleaning to get to my mig and torches.

It used 1 gallon of oil at high burn. Never attempt to relight sanderrs hot stove with kerosene, do not open the access door while the stove is in operation, and never use gasoline or other highly flammable fuel to start your stove! One of the guys has finished his unit.

Needless to say, any junked water foger that you're thinking of recycling should be stripped of its sheet metal covering and insulation "in the field" and its tank checked for excessive corrosion or leaks look for splotches or streaks of rust, usually running from a seam or weld.

The shroud works outstanding. In fact, it's better to hold the openings a mite on the small side just to be safeand then spend a few minutes filing them on out to size. I used Caterpillar muffler paint qaste the project.

There are new sections on: Kyle Gettin' the fire started! Wast started well the door latch was coming together great. He also used a 4 inch computer fan to blow in the air tube.

Total for these 7 items 2. One thing that is a drag, the pan too will need to be cleaned. I just shut it to a small opening and less air is pulled in to cool the oil.

roger sanders waste oil heater | DIY Waste Oil Heater

The odds are nine-to-one in your favor. This waste oil heater solves all the problems sandes made the original MEN version difficult to use.

The exhaust is not the pipe from just above the flame. Old motor oil is still available by the gallon drum for the asking from at least three out of four of the service stations on the North American Continent.

The heater with the door. One light-up heated last for weeks With less wind it was easier to light. They are a 7 inch roof flashing and storm collar. A short piece of angle iron attached to the door for a handle makes the whole assembly a trifle easier to remove and replace on the rare occasions when you'll want to take it off.

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