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I finally managed to do the initial carbon nanofiber experiments during July! Just to heat the empty crucible to 730°C and keep the temperature there took me 15 trial-and-error iterations. I settled on induction heating, a steel pot on rock wool and ceramic chopsticks through which a fan contraption blew air through… I even made a video out of one experiment. A friend at a research institute was helpful enough to take a couple of …

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