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Old 01-19-2010, 05:49 PM   #1
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Re: Old tech revisted: Steam Drive?

I think it could be done if you had a steam electric hybrid, but I think the engine would have to be too big if you wanted it to move the bus just with steam. It would take a lot of battery power to move a bus but at least there is plenty of space for them!
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Old 05-13-2010, 11:31 AM   #2
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Re: Old tech revisted: Steam Drive?

Howabout wood pellets? You could scale up something like the automatic feeder corkscrew that's in a pellet stove.
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Re: Old tech revisted: Steam Drive?

You could tow a coal filled trailer behind the bus!
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Re: Old tech revisted: Steam Drive?

Speaking of old tech, what about a flame-licker or sterling engine to turn a generator linking that to an electric motor.... since we are talking in oddities here
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