The Gasifier - Create Electricity for Off-Grid Living

A project in Rimini, Italy by The Kurgan

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A manual with videos for you to build a working gasifier that will run a 2.3 kw generator using only wood for fuel.
Backers: 122
Average Pledge Per Backer: €59

Funded: €7,219 of €1,500
Dates: Jul 28th -> Aug 27th (30 days)
Project By: The Kurgan
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Latest News

Generator Received and Tested, Spare Parts Located and Badges on the Way

August 21st - via:
We received the generator, although it was NOT the one we ordered. We had ordered a 2.5kW Generator from a shop called GrecoShop that is based in Italy, from, thinking this would be most likely to produce a timely delivery of a good... (Read More)

Help us change the world thanks to dozens of tinkering inventors, like you, around the world.

August 14th - via:
We just added the text below to the main site. You may wish to take note, since we are now more than half-way to the 4th Stretch goal, which, with a bit of luck, may just change the world, and it may be one of you that does it! UPDATE 2 We have hit... (Read More)


August 7th - via:
You have all supported this so fast and well that we have decided to try and give you all a bit more for your pledges, as best we can. Take a look at the update on the main project page and see if you want to upgrade your pledge or at least spread... (Read More)

Added a new level of reward as thanks

July 29th - via:
Dear Backers, thanks to your awesome support we have flown past the funding goal in 3 hours and reached stretch goal 1 within 10 hours! This means everyone will get both the videos and the PDF; AND that these instructions will include the connection... (Read More)

Thank you! We added 45 more level 3 supports.

July 28th - via:
Thanks to your incredible support, we shot past the funding goal in 3 hours from launch and all the 5 slots for the reward at level 5 went very fast. We have now added 45 more to give people a change to get the badges too, so spread the word. At this... (Read More)

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