I’ve read the post to quickly, @imuh, it’s sure that additive component to plastic are a nightmare to recycle them, but I think PET bottle have no additive as they still are clear transparent and it’s written 100% recyclable on the label…
For the vacuum forming machine, it’s a great idea, I’ve seen a lot of youtube video on how to…[Read more]
@msnmck, It seams than US compressor are differently build than french ones, in my case, smalls compressor for home use are in single phase 230V but have very small engine, like 1/2HP and professional compressor are mostly on tri phased current. I have one small and one big semi pro one and it’s what they are…
For the cable, it seams inevitable…[Read more]
We should keep the English to let the other read this more easily ^^.
Thanks for the sourcing, I’m on leboncoin.fr everyday looking for big motor with reducer and I never thing of searching a shredder…
I will investigate that way in case of mine do not work with other plastics.
@s2019, I will do some test on different material and thickness this weekend, I will post it there next week I think.
Looking to the PP melting temperature poster, PET seams to be the highest melting temperature…
I will see if I can switch to an other material after my testings.
Hello every one, thanks for the interest in my topic.
@msnmck, Glad you start your project too, I think you are talking about a triphased engine from an air compressor, I want to have a monophased engine to be able to shred every were, here in France we are a very view to have triphased curent… but I will look there to see what I can…[Read more]
Hello everyone, I’m Sylvain, french mechanical engineer reconverted in my own local phone/computer repair shop.
It’s been years since I was looking for starting my own PP project and I finally start building the shredder.
My first goal was to do everything myself as I am not so bad with my hands^^ but after looking for laser cutting suppliers…[Read more]