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Ask Slashdot: Advice On a DIY Neutron Beam?

April 1st, 2011 04:44 admin Leave a comment Go to comments


Max Littlemore writes “I have been breeding

at home using lots of old smoke detectors with a view toward generating my own

and getting off the grid. The only thing stopping me is a reliable neutron beam. Given that all the equipment I’m using is re-purposed kitchen equipment, concerns about safety mean I’m

to build a uranium reactor to supply neutrons to the thorium one. So I’m putting the question out there: do any Slashdotters know of a

way to make a powerful neutron beam out of things I might find around the house?” It would be helpful to include images and diagrams of your own personal neutron beam


Source: Ask Slashdot: Advice On a DIY Neutron Beam?

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