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Microwave Generation

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sid_galt
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Oct8-05, 08:27 AM
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Does a device exist which can generate microwaves using heat (e.g. hot air) as a power source?
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Oct8-05, 09:07 AM
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You could use steam (and a generator) to make a current, which, when fed into a microwave generator circuit will give you an output at the desired frequency.

Don't know of an existing device though.
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Oct8-05, 02:01 PM
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Thank you for the help

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Oct8-05, 02:06 PM
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Microwave Generation

Hot bodies tend to radiate energy in the infrared range unfortunately :(
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Hot bodies tend to radiate energy in the infrared range unfortunately :(
Some teeny fraction of the emitted power will be in the microwave range, but if you depended on that you'd have lousy efficiency.
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Oct8-05, 08:21 PM
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Heat + Water = Steam
Steam + Turbine = Electricity
Electricty + Magnetron = Microwave

Heat => Microwave



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