Has anyone built a heat exchanger that uses the tailpipe gases to heat water for a shower?
I'm considering the tailpipe instead of tapping in the engine bay so htat the same heat exchanger can be moved to a power generator instead of the vehicle.
Any experience/advice with this is welcome.
Looking for idea for a cheap and effective recovery track, mostly for snow. I've seen people use fibergrate like this
I've seen the CES Offroad on amazon for cheap here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01I5UTZQQ/
I'm thinking the cheapest way may be to glue harbor freight treat covers back to back...
My cheapo chinese coiled air hose split. I have a spool of brake hose that looks much stronger.
Would it be ok to just add air fittings to a length of brake hose to rig a stronger air hose?
I'd like hydraulice pressures within a brake line are much higer (10x) that that of an air compressor.
What is your compressed air solution for long-term self-reliance?
There are common compressed air solution for:
- 4 wheelers who air-up/air-down their tires before imparting abuse on their vehicles. Solution usually entails ARB compressors or CO2 tanks.
- Rigs with air horns. Usually a...