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Old 25th October 2005, 13:26   #1
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Default The Car That Makes Its Own Fuel

Very cool. Will it be the future ??

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Old 25th October 2005, 13:44   #2
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Hydrogen is a bit unstable. so they might need something else.
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Total BS
this car takes refined metal and then oxidises it to produce hydrogen. Now metal refining is not free.
It costs energy and labour etc., etc.,
Another of those foolish ideas which lead nowhere.
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Refining metals cause far more environmental damage then burning oil.
I think magnisium is a highly reactive metal, isnt it? like sodium. And used by military in magnisium flares.
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