• Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
permaculture forums growies critters building homesteading energy monies living kitchen purity ungarbage community wilderness fiber arts art permaculture artisans regional education experiences global resources the cider press projects digital market permies.com all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
master stewards:
  • Nicole Alderman
  • raven ranson
  • paul wheaton
  • Burra Maluca
stewards:
  • Jocelyn Campbell
  • Miles Flansburg
  • Devaka Cooray
garden masters:
  • Dave Burton
  • Anne Miller
  • Daron Williams
  • Greg Martin
gardeners:
  • Joseph Lofthouse
  • James Freyr
  • Bryant RedHawk

Rocket Stove BBQ and Solar Dish uses  RSS feed

 
gardener
Posts: 1948
Location: PNW Oregon
31
books chicken duck food preservation forest garden hugelkultur trees
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Interesting video  on what this guy is doing with some of his designs -

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vE9slGqRSsc&feature=related
 
gardener
Posts: 791
Location: Tonasket washington
32
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
that is not a rocket stove and i will speak to Ray about it. i see the need to start pointing folks to the differences between just using the hot stack effect and an actual rocket stove.  if anything that stove uses the Tech developed as the
Lorana stoves.  Sigh!!! 

this is the maddening part of trying to get this stuff mainstream.
 
Jami McBride
gardener
Posts: 1948
Location: PNW Oregon
31
books chicken duck food preservation forest garden hugelkultur trees
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Yes, I did wonder where the heat riser section was.... but he runs through it fairly fast, so I thought I had just missed it.

This wouldn't be the first time terminology was hijacked. 
Seems Ray thinks sideways-fire is the definition of 'Rocket Stove'. 

Maybe a proper break down list of the parts of a rocket mass stove/heater to emphasizes the necessary parts would help to educate.

On a similar subject:
Ernie do you know of any on-line information on home-built Rumford Stoves?  They too have very specific 'parts' which make them unique in their own way.

Thanks,

 
Ernie Wisner
gardener
Posts: 791
Location: Tonasket washington
32
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
give me a couple days on the rumford; i will have to find the site again. there is one that is comprehensive. if all that fails i have a book here at the house i can share.
 
Jami McBride
gardener
Posts: 1948
Location: PNW Oregon
31
books chicken duck food preservation forest garden hugelkultur trees
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Thanks Ernie, I'll be waiting . . . .
 
Ernie Wisner
gardener
Posts: 791
Location: Tonasket washington
32
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
here you go  http://www.rumford.com/plans.html this page if you read it through has all the dimensions for a fireplace.

if you get stuck just ask. someone here will know where we are and how to get hold of Erica or I.
 
Jami McBride
gardener
Posts: 1948
Location: PNW Oregon
31
books chicken duck food preservation forest garden hugelkultur trees
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Thanks Ernie, your the best!

If I get stuck - I'll ask. . . .
 
I found a beautiful pie. And a tiny ad:
Getting ready for the Better World Book kickstarter - January 2019
https://permies.com/t/99513/ready-World-Book-kickstarter-January
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
Boost this thread!