Electrolyzer output


Mightyfirelord
  • Branch: Live Branch Version: Windows Pending
The electrolysis of water results in two hydrogen atoms and one oxygen atom.
2 H2O(l) → 2 H2(g) + O2(g)

 

Until now the electrolyzer generates more oxygen than hydrogen


 

Steps to Reproduce
Using the electolyzer to produce hydrogen and oxygen

Status: Pending

This issue has not been confirmed by a developer yet.


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Because all material unit in ONI in mass(kg), not mol. Oxygen is far heavier than hydrogen.

Though I also agree that current situation in game seems quite unrealistic in sense of volume of gas.

Edited by GnyoR

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In oni only the grams/kilograms a gas weight matter. So in terms of weight the equation can be written:

2 H20(36,032g) =  2 H2(4.032g) + O2(32g)  multiply both sides by 27.75

=> 999,888g(H2O) = 111,888g(H2) + 888g(O2)

So yeah, the game amounts in grams are exactly the right ones. Oni doesnt have a way to handle how dense a gas is and how much space certain amount of gas there can be in a tile. Instead in oni gases just flow on top of each other depending on their "density"

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