ss thickness

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ss thickness

Postby rampage263 » Wed Jun 25, 2008 8:30 pm

i am using 030 thick ss-316 but i can get 1-8 or125 thickness .does this matter in heat production, the thicker the less heat .any coments please or suggestions
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Postby Seth » Wed Jun 25, 2008 10:51 pm

I too am curious.. the hardware store down the road has some SS foil.. well you can imagine what I was thinking. The only thing that stopped me from purchase was your exact questions...


Anyone with experience in this area... How thin is too thin?
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Postby mrgalleria » Wed Jun 25, 2008 11:04 pm

Aloha,
Get it as thick as possible. I was using .020" and found a place where it was completely disintegrated into two pieces on a Mr. G cell. I only use 1/2 tea. lye to a gallon filtered water. Cell runs at about 6-8 amps, two in series.
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