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Sunnytech Mini Hot Air Stirling Engine Motor Model Educational Toy Kits Electricity HA001

  • Stirlingtechonline is exclusive distributor and the owner of the brand “SunnyTech”—-Please be sure you receive an authentic SunnyTech stirling with SunnyTech logo and only sold by Stirlingtechonline to ensure 1-year 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.
  • Mini Hot Air Stirling Engine,Single FLYWHEEL
  • Size – 100X45X50MM. please contact stirlingtechonline if your package doesn’t come with manual
  • A special mini magnet stick in the bottom of alcohol lamp bottle, it make the bottle can attached to the stirling board and avoid drop by vibration during stirling working
  • It is a amazing and fantastic product at this price,it can be a great gift to your families or friends. It also can be used for teaching purpose.

Product Description
Package: sunnytech® package and sunnytech LOGO stickered

Sunnytech®Mini Hot Air Stirling Engine Motor Model Educational Toy Kits Electricity HA001
 
Features:
Single FLYWHEEL HOT AIR STIRLING ENGINE
MODEL:HA001
Speed:1300 to 1500 RPM
Size: 100X45X50MM
Material: Steel,copper and Aluminium,
Weight:200g
the linkage connecting the piston to the flywheel shaft may hook off during shipment vibr… More >>

Sunnytech Mini Hot Air Stirling Engine Motor Model Educational Toy Kits Electricity HA001

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Sunnytech®hot Air Stirling Engine Model Education Toy Electricity Power Sc02

  • Stirlingtechonline is exclusive distributor and the owner of the brand “SunnyTech”—-Please be sure you receive an authentic SunnyTech stirling with SunnyTech logo and only sold by Stirlingtechonline to ensure 1-year 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.
  • Hot Air Stirling Engine Single FlYywheel Hot Air Stirling Engine
  • Size: 130X80X115MM
  • With the help of the single flywheel, this engine run madly.
  • It is a amazing and fantastic product at this price,it can be a great gift to your families or friends. It also can be used for teaching purpose.

Product Description
Package:Sunnytech® package, Sunnytechtech LOGO printed, great gift for boy or girl friend, parents, kids,etc
Sunnytech®hot Air Stirling Engine Model Education Toy Electricity Power Sc02

Features:
Single Flywheel Hot Air Stirling Engine
MODEL:SC02
Speed:1300 to 1500 RPM
Size: 130X80X115MM
Material: Steel,copper and Aluminium
Weight:500g
color: silver (not black)

With the help of the si… More >>

Sunnytech®hot Air Stirling Engine Model Education Toy Electricity Power Sc02

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by - May 9, 2017 at 10:34 pm

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Sunnytech Hot Air Stirling Engine Motor Model Educational Toy Electricity Generator Colorful LED Sc001

  • Stirlingtechonline is exclusive distributor and the owner of the brand “SunnyTech”—-Please be sure you receive an authentic SunnyTech stirling with SunnyTech logo and only sold by Stirlingtechonline to ensure 1-year 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.
  • Hot Air Stirling Engine Size: 105X90X84MM
  • This stirling adopt great material to produce, double weight of other hot air stirling engine.
  • It is a amazing and fantastic product at this price, it can be a great gift to your families or friends. It also can be used for teaching purpose.
  • Many of our customers comes from school,colleague,etc

Product Description
Package: sunnytech® package and sunnytech LOGO stickered

Sunnytech® Hot Air Stirling Engine Motor Model Educational Toy Electricity Colorful LED Sc001

Features:
Single FLYWHEEL HOT AIR STIRLING ENGINE
MODEL:Sc001
Speed:1300 to 1500 RPM
Size: 105X90X84MM
Material: Steel,and Aluminium
Weight:540g

What is the stirling engine?
A Stirling engine is a heat engine th… More >>

Sunnytech Hot Air Stirling Engine Motor Model Educational Toy Electricity Generator Colorful LED Sc001

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Is it feasible to use solar energy to heat up water to power a steam engine, then to produce electricity?

What are the problems that will be encountered.

2 comments - What do you think?  Posted by - February 5, 2011 at 9:35 pm

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Environment Friendly Green Electricity

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Environment Friendly Green Electricity

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Currently, over 60 percent of Britain’s electricity is sourced from coal or gas powered electricity plants. These are non renewable as they are made from valuable fossil fuels which take thousands of years to form. By burning these, they also produce greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide which are the main cause of climate change. The remaining electricity is produced by nuclear power stations, which can be dangerous as their waste products are highly radioactive. With the depletion of fossil fuels, environmentalists are extremely concerned that more nuclear power stations will be built, therefore the need for green energy resources is increasing. We already have a variety of renewable energy sources that use natural creations present on the Earth to create energy. Here are the main examples: Solar Power Solar energy is sourced from light produced by the sun, and then used to make electricity. It doesn’t need to be a sunny day for this to work either, sunlight is still there when it’s cloudy. Semiconductor technology is used to make this work, and is usually integrated into the roofs of buildings. This energy is able to heat water directly, making it a greener alternative to coal, gas or nuclear. Wind Power Wind energy is collected via the use of turbines or windmills, which are a very popular method around the UK, and you will often see these in areas of high altitude in rural locations, such as costal or mountainous regions. It is very effective and is used internationally in order to source a fairly large proportion of our green energy. Hydro Power Water which runs at a speed, such as in a river or the tide of the sea, can be channelled by a water turbine and used to produce electricity. This method has been in use for over 100 years, and at the moment it is currently producing 1% of the UK’s energy. In Iceland for example, there are hot rocks deep underground which can be used to produced Geothermal Energy. When the steam surfaces, it helps to operate steam turbines. On the other hand, water can be pumped into the Earth and heated by the rocks. This method is usually used to provide hot water and heating. Biomass Many farms across the country produce a large quantity of waste every year, and this can be used to fuel small power stations. Plants absorb carbon dioxide naturally, which is emitted into the atmosphere upon combustion so it doesn’t add to climate change. The public’s interest in green electricity is constantly growing, and energy providers have been looking for ways to make their production more environmentally friendly, in order to meet their consumers expectations. They can do this via various means, such as offsetting any carbon they do create, and supporting or building green energy stations, such as a new wind farm or water turbine. They may also aim to increase the percentage of their electricity they source from renewable resources.

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By:
Edward Johnsonl
Home Improvementl
Nov 14, 2009

How to Make Your Business Bona Fide Green–7 Secrets

How to make your business green.

By:
Rex Bush, Doctor Of Jurisprudence, Attorney At Lawl

Business>
Ethicsl
Nov 05, 2010

Led Lights – Going Green And Improving Business Valuations

LED lights help save money in lighting and air-conditioning costs, pay for themselves in less than two years and are helping corporations gain a green business image and improve valuations at the same time. Google, the leader in technology and a case study of why American corporations are still able to outperform global competitors has bought the idea of clean, green lighting in a big way. Not only has Google invested in LED lighting technologies it also gifted LED light bulbs to its employees.

By:
Dwaynel
Home Improvementl
Apr 10, 2010

Which Charging Station Is Best For Your Electric Vehicle?

In the beginning, arranging for the charging station installation will be part of the purchasing process of buying your first Electric Vehicle (EV). The SAE J1772 is the standard electrical connector that all EV’s will accept.

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L. Denttl
Automotivel
Nov 19, 2010

Eight Steps To Make Your Small Business A Green Business

The news is filled with doom and gloom about the environment and the damage humans are doing to it. As a small business owner there are lots of things that can be done to lessen your company’s impact on the environment and as an added benefit you may even be able to save a few quid in the process.

By:
Carl Bartonl

Business>
Online Businessl
Apr 01, 2010

More Businesses Looking At Alternative Energy Sources

Coal is the source for most of the electricity generated in the U.S. Followed by petroleum and gas. With an increased emphasis on clean air and global warming, many businesses are looking for alternative ways of acquiring electricity and other energy for their office and factory needs.

By:
James Fraleyl

Business>
Corporatel
Sep 04, 2009

Get The Cheapest Bills From Your Business Electricity Provider

Logically, the cost for power are rising each year. That is already one reason to learn about DIY electricity creating methods. Aside from the reality that power is increasingly cost intensive, that a important junction can blow at anytime from over use and turn your entire area in boundlessgrey-outs, and the fact that the entire globe must convert to greener remedies for the preservation of our planet, you will consider the option to switch to green power, the alternative energy also …

By:
Rhonda Swedenl
Businessl
Oct 28, 2009

Inexpensively Motivate Your Call Center Agents

Life would be so easy if motivation could exclusively from within us! However, more often than not, it’s up to management to maintain employee morale. To activate and inspire self-motivation and boost ‘morale’ amongst employees, you need to be a dynamic leader. And unfortunately the toughest challenge for call centre managers is keeping this ‘morale’ at a high level.

By:
Preston Manel
Businessl
Jan 02, 2011

Seo Link Vine Bonus

SEO Link Vine is a new service from Brad Callen known for his other very popular products like Keyword Elite, SEO Elite and others. This service is a blog network that you can syndicate your articles to, or join to get fresh new content.

By:
Martinl
Businessl
Jan 02, 2011

Seo Link Vine Review

SEO Link Vine is a new service from Brad Callen known for his other very popular products like Keyword Elite, SEO Elite and others. This service is a blog network that you can syndicate your articles to, or join to get fresh new content.

By:
Martinl
Businessl
Jan 02, 2011

Seo Link Vine

SEO Link Vine is a new service from Brad Callen known for his other very popular products like Keyword Elite, SEO Elite and others. This service is a blog network that you can syndicate your articles to, or join to get fresh new content.

By:
Martinl
Businessl
Jan 02, 2011

All About The Wrinkly English Bulldogs

The well known English bulldog has its origin in Great Britain..

By:
Shristy Chandranl
Businessl
Jan 02, 2011

The Critical Things for Entrepreneurs to Consider

When you’re starting out in business, you’re unlikely to have a lot of money to hire every kind of service you could possibly need. You will have to learn to do a lot of things yourself, including a little bit of accounting, marketing, customer service, and a whole host of other activities that are part of a normal daily operation of any business.

By:
Jacob Lumbrosol
Businessl
Jan 02, 2011

How To Find And Deal With English Bulldog Breeders

The customers get different kinds of prices in the market from English Bulldog breeders.

By:
Shristy Chandranl
Businessl
Jan 02, 2011

Flyer Design To Corporate Video Production – How Do You View Your Marketing?

What does it take to cut through the noise these days? We are bombarded with marketing messages from the time that we get up in the morning to the time that we go to bed at night. Everywhere we look we see a logo, slogan, cleverly structured telephone number or a whole host of high-tech attempts to catch our attention.

By:
Nick Morganl
Businessl
Jan 02, 2011

Useful Fundraising Strategies

Planning a fundraiser for an upcoming event? Well, you need to put in great efforts to raise funds. Check out the useful fundraising strategies and put in your best to collect the most funds for a successful event hosting.

By:
Christianl

Business>
Fundraisingl
Jul 29, 2010

Trendy clothing tips

Trendy clothing tips come handy when you venture out for trendy clothes shopping. Make sure the trendy clothes you buy suit you well and fit properly. You could always take along your partner or family who knows which trendy style suits you the best

By:
Christianl

Shopping>
Clothingl
Jul 29, 2010

TIPS & STRATEGIES FOR PROPERTY INVESTMENT

Property Investment is most lucrative and profitable provided you buy the right property at the right price. You should be alert and aware of the latest happenings in the property world while be equally cautious about making property investments.

By:
Christianl

Finance>
Investingl
Jul 29, 2010

Tips for online fund raising

Online fund raising is a recently developed avenue for raising funds online. Customers need to sign up for their charitable organization. By shopping online, a small percentage of their shopping bill goes towards charity and thus they pay even without feeling a financial pinch.

By:
Christianl

Business>
Fundraisingl
Jul 29, 2010

Tips for choosing good business casuals

Dressing right is essential, especially when at work. You do need to check out the dress code especially when it comes to choosing business casuals. Dress in the right business casuals and get your work accomplished in just no time.

By:
Christianl

Shopping>
Clothingl
Jul 29, 2010

The advent of rock music

Beginning with the birth of rock music and its increasing popularity within the world, you can get vital information on top rock performers right from Elvis Presley in the 1950s to Arctic Monkeys from the UK and Kings of Leon from the US in the decade of 2000.

By:
Christianl

Arts & Entertainment>
Musicl
Jul 29, 2010

Ideas for school fund raising

You do need to raise funds for your school or educational institutions. It certainly seems to be an interesting and exciting activity in motivating fellow students, peers, parents and teachers to do their bit for the good cause. You do need to plan out novel ideas which make the entire exercise of fund raising highly successful.

By:
Christianl

Business>
Fundraisingl
Jul 29, 2010

Useful Guidelines for Effective Mobile Marketing

Mobile marketing is the current marketing pattern. If mobile marketing is performed in the right manner it can derive desired results. Check out the latest and very useful guidelines in mobile marketing which include SMS marketing and MMS marketing too.

By:
Christianl

Technology>
Cell Phonesl
Jul 28, 2010

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Is it possible to have a steam engine get steam from electricity, and then have it produce that electricity?

Thinking about electric cars, would it be possible to have a steam engine run off of electricity? The steam engine would keep it’s charge and also boiler going.
Yep perpetual motion machiens isn’t possible, it’s physically impossible. I guess it would be something like a perpetual motion machin, I was thinking that the water was the fuel in this device. But I relize now that the water is steamed by fuel, and a steam engine can’t produce it’s own electrictity to keep the water boiling.

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Electricity – Power to the People

We are all aware of the importance of electricity and the elementary role it plays in our day to day lives. It is only when there is a power failure that we truly appreciate the effect it has on our lives.

It all starts with a source of energy, and within the UK 74% of this energy comes from fossil fuels, primarily coal, natural gas and oil. Other sources include nuclear power, which supplies 19% of the UK’s energy demand and the following 7% is supplied by other sources such as hydro-dams, wind farms, solar panels etc.

It’s important to note that electricity is a secondary source of energy, meaning it relies on a primary source of energy to be created. These primary sources are the ones listed above, and can further be broken down into renewable and non-renewable sources.

As highlighted a primary source of energy is required to generate electricity, this source of energy is used to superheat water in a boiler to create steam. The steam outputted from this boiler is of such a high pressure that it can be used to turn the blades of a turbine. The turbine works to turn the linear motion of the steam into circular motion. Connected to this is a generator which houses a large magnet surrounded by coiled copper wire, the motion of the blades in turn, rapidly spin the magnet which creates an electrical current in the copper coil.

From the generator the electricity heads to a transformer, where its voltage is stepped up considerably (typically 345,000 volts), which allows it to be transferred a very long distance without any loss.

The electricity is then placed on the national grid, where to begin with it is carried by huge transmission lines, capable of handling the high voltages. Throughout the grid there are numerous step-down transformers which serve to reduce the voltage to a more manageable 12,000 volts suitable for the distribution lines.

Before the electricity reaches your home it is stepped down once more to 240 volts. This takes place in the small transformers that you commonly see at the top of your neighbourhood power line pole.

Once in your home the electricity passes through a fuse box and meter which allows your utilities supplier to calculate your electricity bills. Considering the journey the electricity has to make from the power station to your home, electricity prices are pretty justifiable in that the whole process takes no more than a fraction of a second.

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by - August 28, 2010 at 10:43 pm

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Green electricity demystified

Green electricity is electricity produced from sources which do not negatively impact upon the earth and its climate. There are now a variety of clean alternatives to the usual nuclear, coal and gas burning production methods, but some methods are much cleaner than others. Here are a few of the alternative energy resources that are currently being developed.

Solar power –  Cloudy weather doesn’t black out solar rays, so the good news is that Britain can benefit from the sun’s power too. You will no doubt have seen, either on television or in your area, solar photovoltaic (PV) modules. These are the solar panels, which are now designed to neatly fit into your roof, soaking up the suns rays and using controllers and semiconductors to convert the energy to hot water and electricity for your home.

Hydro power – Hydro power is nothing new and has been used to provide electricity for more than a century now. Although all of the major hydro systems that could be developed within the UK have been developed within the UK, there is still the potential for smaller scale schemes, to provide energy to localised areas.

Wave power – The UK, with its many surfing beaches, is famed for the strength of its waves, and it’s lucky for us that this wave power can now be transformed into usable energy. Harnessing this huge energy source requires some clever engineering, and new designs are being worked on every day to help us really make the most of this wonderful natural UK resource.

Tidal power – The great thing bout tidal power is its reliability. There are two ways to harness this power, one is to store water behind a barrage built across an estuary as the tide rises, releasing this water though turbines as the tide drops. The other is to use specially designed marine turbines which act as wind turbines, only underwater.

Geothermal – You may well have seen on nature programmes, or been lucky enough to visit yourself, geothermal spas set amongst freezing cold backdrops. The steam rising from pools surrounded by ice is caused by hot water which is being constantly heated by geothermal rocks from deep underground. In some places water can be pumped down to geothermal rocks in order to produce steam which can then be processed through steam turbines to produce electricity, heat and hot water too.

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