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  • Simple-Fill

  • #2
    I saw this too. Went to the Simple-fill website and got nothing. I don't understand enough of the mechanical engineering to get it so I'm waiting on some infographics or videos to show the process. Sounds like the newest home refill-unit thought. Will be interesting to watch what these guys and the Onboard Dynamics folks turn into.
    Talk to me! &


    • #3
      Sounds like a hydraulic pressure intensifier. Past reading on them was they intensify best from say 3600 psi to 5000 psi. If I recall the biggest issue was getting from line pressure to final pressure. (3600 psi? 5000 psi?)


      • #4
        Dr. Fabio Chiara, a founder and one of the four original inventors of Simple-Fills technology, is the Company Chief Technical Officer. Fabio joined Simple-Fill full-time in 2015 after working for 10 years at the Center for Automotive Research at The Ohio State University as a Research Scientist. His expertise lies in fluid and thermal sciences, energy conversion systems, internal combustion engines and dynamic systems and controls. Fabio received a Masters in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Catania, Italy in 2003 and earned his Ph.D. in energy systems from the University of Salient, Italy in 2007.


        • #5
          60,000$ for 4 gallons per hour, that is laughable