[balloon-makers] needles and bobbins

Greg_Winker at Dell.com Greg_Winker at Dell.com
Thu Apr 26 11:34:36 CDT 2001


Curtis -

You built a burner powered by kerosene?  That's pretty neat.  Why kerosene?
I'd like to understand more why that's an alternative to good ol' propane.
I know the Bretling Orbiter 1 used kerosene and I've hear of a few other
instances where people have tried it.  What else can you share with us on
the advantages and disadvantages of a kerosene powered burner?

Greg Winker

-----Original Message-----
From: Curtis Pack [mailto:cpackdo at citynet.net]
Sent: Thursday, April 26, 2001 3:02 PM

The burner was powered with kerosene and I had the jet too large(but thats'
another story) so needed to drill a smaller one  when a friend suggested the
dental bits.

Fly safe,
Curtis
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