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Old 11-08-2005, 08:13 AM
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Heat content of SVO/WVO

I know that the heat content of biodiesel is around 5% to 10% less than dino fuel, but does anyone know the relative heat content of SVO/WVO?
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Old 11-08-2005, 10:23 AM
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Im not sure but I hear it is a little less than Diesel. I can tell you this I cant feel any loss of power running it! But I have only used a little over 650 gals. of WVO so far
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