Re: Petrol Engine vs Pulse Jet
The only problem with the pulse jet is it is on or off, go or no go. Hard
to start no throttle and loud as H_ll ie, wear ear protection. As you
state, someone has done this and when I was a very small kid I remember
seeing a small tethered jet boat in Lake Mead some 45 years ago.
"Stephen Hetherington" <email@example.com> wrote in
> I have been very interested on building a pulsejet for a while now and if
> you go to www.pulse-jets.com there is a very good forum there on jets
> including pulsejets. I put a thread about a pulsejet powered boat and
> laughed at me, but it has been done the power to weight ratio isn't to
> for a boat. maybe if u had a small turbine it would be better but I think
> would get better performance from a engine. you could try having a
> and that would lessen the drag produced by the hull.
> "Bill Price" <Bill@classTools.com> wrote in message
> news:xhN5a.3765$Xa4.firstname.lastname@example.org.. .
> > Try www.zenoah.com for a large marine engine designed for gasoline.