Monday, July 2, 2007
third iteration of the C60 pump
The cnt rotor just won't stay together. I have circled where the paddles start to come off.
It is interesting that the paddles that deteriorate are not the ones in contact with the C60 molecule.
I still think the paddle wheel design is the right way to go, so in this spirit I am crafting the simplest and robust paddle I can think of. Now I am going with a bar-rotor:
This is not a final design, just showing the direction I am going in now.