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How much HHO gas is produced from a gallon of water by the

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How much HHO gas is produced from a gallon of water by the electrolysis process?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Consumer Electronics
Expert:  akch2002 replied 5 years ago.
Do you want answer in grams or in liters? If the answer has to be in liters, it will be at STP.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
I would like the answer in liters please
Expert:  akch2002 replied 5 years ago.
OK. I will reply shortly.
Expert:  akch2002 replied 5 years ago.

The following reaction is for electrolysis of water.

2H2O = 2H2+O2

 

Hence, 2(1*2+16)= 36 gm of water is converted into 2(1*2) or 4 gms hydrogen and 2*16 = 32 gms of oxygen.

1 gallon of water = 3785.411 gms.

Hence, hydrogen produced = (4/36)*3785.411 gm = 420.60gms

The volume of 2 gm of hydrogen is 22.4 liters at STP.

Hence, hydrogen produced = 420.60*22.4/2 = 4710.72 liters at STP.

36 gm of water produces 32 gms of oxygen.

Hence, oxygen produced = (32/36)*3785.411 gm = 3364.81gms

The volume of 32 gm of oxygen is 22.4 liters at STP.

Hence, oxygen produced =3364.81*22.4/32 = 2355.367 liters at STP.

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
WHAT IS STP PLEASE
Expert:  akch2002 replied 5 years ago.
STP is standard temperature and pressure. Pressure is 760mm of Hg and 0 degree centigrade.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

I am not a mathmatician I was and still in the motor trade and I am working to Stan Meyers voltage splitting of water to gas , I dont need formulae all I need is a ratio of water to gas ie 1 liter of water produces x amount of gas, I have been quoted a percentage and if you can send me your findings if it confirms what I have been quoted I will okay your payment.Like Stan was always saying KISS keepit simple stupid.

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Expert:  akch2002 replied 5 years ago.
About 7000 liters of HHO gas will be produced by 1 gallon of water.

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