HODINFO is a collaborative think tank. We are an International group comprised of inventors, scientist, mechanics, tinkerers, fabricators, and out of the box thinkers. Our mission is to find innovative solutions to the problems that primarily limit the production and delivery of H2. As the world wakes up to the idea of using hydrogen it also becomes clear that immense infrastructure initiatives will be required to make it happen. If adequate solutions can be found to support HOD systems then the world can remove great and costly limitations on future applications. It is important to realize that the future is not just Hydrogen, it's Hydrogen-on-Demand.

I was made aware that now there is a retail source of Catalytic Carbon.

You can buy it here.

http://www.lookingforheat.com/shop/catalytic-carbon/activated-catal...

Catalytic Carbon is one of the most interesting substances that has been presented to the HOD community.

Views: 189

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

What is the difference between Catalytic Activated Carbon and Standard Activated carbon found in Water filters?

Catalytic Carbon has a surface activation process that changes the surface of the material. It does not change the core of the carbon. The catalysing process can be applied to carbon in all its raw forms including coke, anthracite, graphite and charcoal.

Activated Carbon absorbs impurities and is efficient because of its enormous surface area but requires to be replaced periodically or refreshed by various chemical or heat processes. There are several methods used for activating carbon for it to become Activated Carbon whereas Catalytic Carbon has a surface preparation performed on it and this is performed through a single simple process. 

Catalytic Carbon does not absorb anything, It is a catalyst and so therefore is not consumed in a chemical process.

Catalytic Carbon acts in conjunction with other elements and provides an avenue whereby a reaction may occur, normally at reduced energy levels than would normally be experienced through alternative means.

We have used, from time to time, coconut or charcoal based Activated Carbon to transform it to Catalytic Carbon. The resulting Catalytic Carbon is perfectly functional but, I have to stress, Activated Carbon on its own will not have had the required surface treatment applied and so will almost certainly fail to act as a catalyst in the same way as Catalytic Carbon does.

Crushing Catalytic Carbon in an attempt to increase surface area will not increase the activity or effective area of the resulting mass of carbon because the active area of Catalytic Carbon is at its surface, all that would happen is that unactivated surfaces would be exposed that would not have catalytic properties.

A bit of a ramble but I hope this helps.

Reply to Discussion

RSS

*** Translate HODINFO ***

Archive this page

Latest Activity

Roy posted a status
"Tesla a leader on free energy. For those that have time to read here's a link. http://fuel-efficient-vehicles.org/energy-news/?page_id=785"
Apr 14
broandrew commented on gabet123's group 'HHO TORCH GROUP'
Apr 11
broandrew joined gabet123's group
Apr 11
charles ware replied to charles ware's discussion 'Measurements of temperature and electron density of oxyhydrogen (HHO) flame'
Mar 29
soohaeng hong is now a member of HODINFO
Mar 21
soohaeng hong favorited Randy Bunn's discussion We have developed a home heating unit!
Mar 21
Andrew Batty shared their discussion on Twitter
Mar 17
Andrew Batty posted a discussion
Mar 17
Andrew Batty replied to Andrew Batty's discussion 'Hydrogen for Health'
Mar 17
Slobodan Stankovic replied to charles ware's discussion 'Measurements of temperature and electron density of oxyhydrogen (HHO) flame'
Mar 16
Slobodan Stankovic updated their profile
Mar 16
gabet123 posted a discussion
Mar 15
Jeremy Dukes posted a status
"FREE Installation of any reputable hho kit on Sundays in San Diego. Call me anytime 6194087854"
Mar 14
gabet123 left a comment for Anthony Preston
Mar 1
Anthony Preston posted a discussion
Feb 28
Anthony Preston commented on gabet123's page 'FUNDING'
Feb 28

© 2017   Created by gabet123.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service

Live Chat