RE: [Distillers] Molecular Sieve?
> This brings us to the topic of Molecular Sieve, which from all myThere's a small section on different drying techniques at http://homedistiller.org/polish.htm#dry
> research to date seems the most simple way to "dry" ethanol. I have a
> few questions for the group.
Sorry, but I havent tried any of the techniques myself.
If you filter your ethanol through regular salt or lime it will remove dissolved water.
I am not sure to what degree it will "dry" your alcohol.
c2h5oh_x <c2h5oh_x@...> wrote:
Regardless, I'm still interested in creating anhydrous Ethanol as an exercise.
I can be wrong I must say.
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- Anhydrous ethanol
>If you filter your ethanol through regular salt or lime it will
>remove dissolved water.
>I am not sure to what degree it will "dry" your alcohol.
> c2h5oh_x <c2h5oh_x@...> wrote:
>Regardless, I'm still interested in creating anhydrous Ethanol as an exercise.
>I can be wrong I must say.
>Unless anhydrous alcohol is keep in a sealed container it will take
> In many cases, pure anhydrous is not the best fuel for four stoke
> engines. (Some water actually improves performance!)
water out of the air. I have read where it will delute itself down to
> 1. Is there a source for alcohol drying Molecular Sieve that sellsI have not contacted this company but here is an address.
> small quantities? (and will sell it to you with out your name ending
> up on a "list")
Adsorbents and Disiccants of America
They sell "zeolite" if you want to search for it
> Does anyone have experience running engines on Ethanol?As I understand it is possible to distill 200 proof by distilling under
> To burn 180 proof in a carb you will need to increase the main fuel
> jets by 40 percent. As I understand it, in a fuel injection it might
> be possible to just increase the system pressure. If not then bigger
> injectors. The lower the proof under 180 the bigger the increase.
> 180 proof burns better than 200
a vacuum. I have some idea, as yet unproven, on how to do this if you
would want to email me off list.
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