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by rodp
24 Apr 2018, 16:41
Forum: Chatterbox & introductions
Topic: Bit of an odd one for the lateral thinkers.
Replies: 12
Views: 124

Re: Bit of an odd one for the lateral thinkers.

Wouldn't the heat destroy a battery peizo unit after a couple of uses? I would ideally like to be able to use it several times at least, or be cheap enough to be disposable. That was the thinking behind some component that would self destruct. Don't want much do you :roll: :D You could drill the tr...
by rodp
24 Apr 2018, 10:10
Forum: Chatterbox & introductions
Topic: Bit of an odd one for the lateral thinkers.
Replies: 12
Views: 124

Re: Bit of an odd one for the lateral thinkers.

:wave: Rod, with hindsight :think: :idea: might be helpful to explain what you want to ignite remotely :?: :? The push button units on the mobile gas room heaters work very similar to a "battery free" spark plug or use one of the many varieties of diesel glow plugs run from a small rechargeable 12 ...
by rodp
24 Apr 2018, 05:54
Forum: Chatterbox & introductions
Topic: Bit of an odd one for the lateral thinkers.
Replies: 12
Views: 124

Re: Bit of an odd one for the lateral thinkers.

Wouldn't the heat destroy a battery peizo unit after a couple of uses? I would ideally like to be able to use it several times at least, or be cheap enough to be disposable. That was the thinking behind some component that would self destruct.
by rodp
23 Apr 2018, 20:02
Forum: Chatterbox & introductions
Topic: Bit of an odd one for the lateral thinkers.
Replies: 12
Views: 124

Re: Bit of an odd one for the lateral thinkers.

sunndog wrote:
23 Apr 2018, 19:34
Wire wool?

Peizo (sp?) Ignitor for remote operation?
I think all the remote igniters are 240v. Don't think battery would have the ampage for wire wool, but I'll try it.
by rodp
23 Apr 2018, 19:29
Forum: Chatterbox & introductions
Topic: Bit of an odd one for the lateral thinkers.
Replies: 12
Views: 124

Bit of an odd one for the lateral thinkers.

If you wanted to put some powder in a dish and light it, as in an old fashioned flash gun, what could you ingnite it with using say a 9v torch battery.(One of those little square ish ones with both terminals one end) Is there a cheapish electronic component that would go into melt down and preferabl...
by rodp
22 Apr 2018, 05:49
Forum: Chatterbox & introductions
Topic: Rod and Adam
Replies: 2
Views: 148

Re: Rod and Adam

Ha ha, I wouldn't know which button to press, turning handles is about my limit. :lol:
by rodp
19 Apr 2018, 03:53
Forum: Chatterbox & introductions
Topic: Confirmation that the sun is out and shining brightly.
Replies: 3
Views: 73

Re: Confirmation that the sun is out and shining brightly.

:wave: Confirmation that the sun is out and shining brightly :thumbup: :think: Have you all noticed :?: that the female of the species has the excellent ability of knowing and predicting what the weather is going to like :?: Had several places to go today, pay bills, pick up things, library, food s...
by rodp
19 Apr 2018, 03:51
Forum: Chatterbox & introductions
Topic: Confirmation that the sun is out and shining brightly.
Replies: 3
Views: 73

Re: Confirmation that the sun is out and shining brightly.

some bloke wrote:
18 Apr 2018, 20:53
Yep - today was tit Thursday
It's Wednesday Dave, you lost track of time now retired :lol:
by rodp
16 Apr 2018, 15:40
Forum: Chatterbox & introductions
Topic: The Real Cause of Global Warming????
Replies: 4
Views: 183

Re: The Real Cause of Global Warming????

And he's probably breeding, then his offspring will breed ! :cry: