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Old 09-07-2009, 10:17 PM
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Magnetic fuel and oil conditioning?

anyone ever found info on magnetic oil and fuel filtration? they claim it can break down algae growth and filter metal particles down to 2 micron any ideas on truth i googled it only found info thru they're company and another but i've read that small organisims are pretty fragile the cell walls seems plausable
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You might get better results with a little St John's Wort in the tank.
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Changing oil and fuel filters and maybe doing a manual exoricism on the fuel tank will work better.
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Having the tank cleaned will give you the best results by far.
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Again with the magnets. Will it never end?

Magnets on your fuel and oil lines have no effect on your car, unless the intent is to trap ferrous particles. For that, they work great, but they won't "condition" anything else about the fuel or oil.
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How about magnets and a hydrogen generator?

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How about magnets and a hydrogen generator?

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I can't see how one would work without the other.
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the only thing a magnetic field can do to elements in suspension is orient them in the same manner or deflect the stream as it passes.

I, personally, do not understand how this can effect oil filtration, but for fuel it has no basis in reality unless we began to use some material with a higher ferrous base.
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Maybe they have 100mpg diesel carburetors too!!!
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Hey my diesel isn't even carbureted and gets 55 mpg and has a rocket in the trunk to out run the ninjas! And to be serious diesel or gasoline will never be affected by any magnet you can find retail to affect those kinds of bonds thing megawatts of power and a magnet the size of a room.
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Old 09-08-2009, 08:41 AM
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What was it that P.T. Barnham said? Something like "there's a sucker born every minute."
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Hey my diesel isn't even carbureted and gets 55 mpg and has a rocket in the trunk to out run the ninjas! And to be serious diesel or gasoline will never be affected by any magnet you can find retail to affect those kinds of bonds thing megawatts of power and a magnet the size of a room.
Even with an incredibly powerful magnet I don't see how it could have any lasting effect on diesel fuel.
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the only thing a magnetic field can do to elements in suspension is orient them in the same manner or deflect the stream as it passes.

I, personally, do not understand how this can effect oil filtration, but for fuel it has no basis in reality unless we began to use some material with a higher ferrous base.
Check post #8

I use a magnet to "filter" out little metal bits from the oil . . .
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What was it that P.T. Barnham said? Something like "there's a sucker born every minute."
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