This video is all about building my first rocket stove. If the tube is not long enough than the heat will not force a rising airflow.
Square tubing or 125 mm round tubing if people insist on a larger diameter feed.
Square tubing rocket stove plans. This rocket stove design is a major improvement over the previous one. This one is made from 4 x 4 square steel tubing and tig welded with stainless steel rod. The basic rocket stove has only 4 components.
See plans for more info. These two bricks are the side walls of your burn riser. These two bricks are the back wall of your stove.
The external body of the rocket stove as with the ecostove can be made with clay brick cement stainless steel cast iron or sheet metal. Place two bricks in a vertical position in front of the two horizontal back wall bricks. 1 the length of the burning tube has to be like 4 times the size of the input hole the burning tube is also the chimney.
A rocket stove works only perfect if you keep in mind a few basic principles. The design means that the rocket stove can be insulated for better efficiency. Complete diy rocket stove pdf download includes individual piece part drawings so you can easily create each part.
Stack two bricks on edge even with the back and on the top of the last brick of your floor. To check the positioning of the stove pipe place the baseplate on top of the tank and see if the stove pipe clears the baseplate hole. The vertical portion is the combustion chamber and chimney.
Once completed you have something useful that you will use for years. Square tubing rocket stove plans. The materials used for the.
The horizontal portion of the elbow is the fuel chamber and air inlet. Easy to build design. The stove pipe will be easier to weld to the top of the baseplate if it sticks 0 125 0 25in above the baseplate.
Use a square to position the stove pipe at a 90 degree angle and tack weld it on one side. The elbow a fire proof l shaped pipe with a 90deg bend in the middle. Cut the coffee can so you can fit the pipe inside it.
The longer the tube the faster the air will flow the hotter the. A fun project for any hobbyist beginning welder or student. This back wall is now 9 tall.
To make the rocket stove you need a large coffee can and a j shaped pipe or two soup cans cup and placed together to make a j shape.