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Inventory of Online Wood Gas Generator Plans

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Here's a running list of DIY build it yourself Gasifier plans findable online.  If you know of others, please add to list.


GEK / Gasifier Experimenter's Kit, ALL Power Labs

Fluidyne (Doug Williams)

LaRosafier Double Rotor (Mike LaRosa)

Mother Earth News / MEN Gasifier


FAO 72: Wood Gas as Engine Fuel

ISBN92-5-02436-7, UN Food and Agricultural Organization, 1986


Handbook of Biomass Downdraft Gasification

Thomas Reed and Agua Das, SERI/SP-271-3022, DE88001135, March 1988."

(available in print from BEF at please support BEF. the entire BEF library is fabulous. buy the whole thing.)

Wood Gas for Mobile Applications (Vesa Mikkonen)

FEMA Manual- Constructing a Simplified Wood Gas Generator for Fueling Internal Combustion Engines in a Petroleum Emergency
Henry LaFontaine, F.P. Zimmerman, March 1989
(available in print from  please support BEF. the entire BEF library is fabulous. buy the whole thing)
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Markus Almroth Gengasiddan site in Sweden (translated via Google)

Dutch John micro-gasifier plans

Windward Gasifier (Walt Patrick)

Design Rules for Downdraft Gasifiers: a short review, Jan Venselaar

Sizing charts for Imbert and Stratified Downdraft Designs

Complete list of resources, books, articles and data is over in the GEK

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