Home made gas turbine cranks out the heat

Home made gas turbine cranks out the heat

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Yet another homemade gas turbine project. This one is a pretty heavy relic from the past (2001) but it’s documented too well not to cover here. Check out the oil pump and ignition system close-ups, really nice detail here.

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10 thoughts on “Home made gas turbine cranks out the heat

  1. featheredfrog says:

    I must be seeing things: Is the exhaust port REALLY pointing right at the face of anyone looking at the instrument panel?

  2. kearnj says:

    I’m going to guess that’s an intake into the compressor. Nevertheless, i wouldn’t want to be near that thing while it’s spinning at 1,000,000 RPM.

  3. Fletcher says:

    Yes, that’s the intake pointing forwards. But forget the turbine… LOOK at the half built R2D2 behind the turbine!!!

  4. Num-a-num says:

    I think he’s working on a Batmobile-R2!

  5. Anonymous says:

    thats some “in your face” technology there…

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