wtf

Justin Mason jm at jmason.org
Sun Jan 18 22:04:46 PST 2004


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Eugen Leitl writes:
> On Thu, Jan 15, 2004 at 11:49:46AM -0800, Joseph S. Barrera III wrote:
> 
> > When I was growing up, our neighbor across the street would
> > run his diesel cars* on oil from his heating oil tank.
> 
> Some people do that, but it's quite illegal.
> 
> You can also mod your engine (install a preheater), and just run on veggie
> oil (not biodiesel, that's something different). It smells like fries, and
> veggie oil by the drum can be difficult and messy to get.

Actually, this is becoming quite popular where fuel tax is rising --
here's a couple of articles:

http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk_news/story/0,3604,807299,00.html
http://www.guardian.co.uk/g2/story/0,3604,878122,00.html

best line: 'We just thought they were doing a lot of frying," he says.
"You have to remember, healthy eating has not hit Swansea in a big way.'

- --j.
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