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Old 20-11-2021, 12:11   #91
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Do solar panels just appear, or is there a dirty factory in China making them?? Geo thermal also involves electricity, which as we know, has to be generated somehow. You “GREEN “ people make me ��
But the pollution let loose by either is tiny compared to burning diesel and wood.

It’s less about green, more about enjoying a long life of trouble free breathing.
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Old 20-11-2021, 23:07   #92
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Yes,, IIRC, the feature that you describe is in Donald Street's book, "The Ocean Sailing Yacht", from ~45 years ago.
Though much of the books contents may seem "dated" by todays thinking, their is still a wealth of useful info in it.

I believe you're right; it was a favourite read of mine. Agree entirely on the other point too: what works well never "gets old" except in the minds of the fashion-conscious.
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Im waiting to hear this too.

The particulate air pollution out of a non-designed, incomplete-burn barrel stove is absolutely horrendous.
Useless non information in this post.
Dont think anyone's puttin in a half baked barrel in a real boat.
Just not safe or sane.
I don't think you'll get any more response from this OP.
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