How Do Nuclear Submarines Make Oxygen?- Smarter Every Day 251

Publicerades den 21 feb 2021
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    • @The Goldey Family I doubt it, China and Russia save their money. They spend their taxes on benefiting their citizens, rather than the military. They manufacture everything the Americans purchase everyday.

    • @Ahmad the newb By everybody in the sub.


    • Wouldn't 'Let's go get smarter together' or 'today' or something of the likes be a bit more appropriate, due to it being an instance of becoming smarter rather than a culmination of instances at once? I feel like 'let's go get smarter every day' for one specific instance of becoming smarter is a bit misplaced and misnomed in comparison, and leads to a moment of awkwardness in my mind; as if it's advice, rather than a welcoming invitation. Maybe it's a solo perception, but here's to hoping this mention of insight can provide some benefit. Cheers, Destin.

    • What resin and orientation did you use to make the electrolysis thing?

  • Awesome vid. Thanx for spending time to show us all that

  • can't co2 be electrolysed too under liquifyed pressure? so you ed u with pure carbon and oxygen?

  • Me, thinking how other subs make oxygen the same way Russian sub: “We light Molotov candles”

  • All those Scientists and Engineers are just wonderful. x

  • Turns everything yellow

  • Separate hydrogen from h2o with scrubber, creates amine

  • Why does it feels Wrong when you call a submarine a boat

  • Among Us memes completely ruined my experience and attention while watching this video.

  • physics ... 2. class

  • so you need air, but there's not a single plant? mankind in a nutshell.

  • life at sea is every boys dream.... for about 6 days anyway

  • Just do what they do for space craft?

  • How do submarines make oxygen? Well, when a positive electrode and a negative electrode love each other very much...

  • Dräger gas detectors with the annoying tubes still being used today? Takes me back to the best days of my life onboard BB-62 & BB-63. I did six months on the Vincennes after Desert Shield/Storm but the Tico cruiser fleet was never quite the same as sailing on and making history. Surely the Tico was more powerful, better defended than the Iowa class behemoths, and certainly safer in regards to modern design, and safety systems. But even in the 80's and 90's we were brash and bold. My Master Chief on the New Jessey was part of the original commissioning crew in WWII. My Senior Chief on the Missouri Served on her in Korea. Oh my the memories. Thanks!

  • Just waiting for the point where he does a series about the ISS

  • Man! That was incredible! The level of confidence in a submarine is over 9,000!

  • I heard that you said that you went to Cal Poly... I went the good one... You know. the one with a wind tunnel and flutter testing awesomeness.. Pomona... Did you go to that one or the surfer/ wine sipper one?

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  • So couldn't you track a sub by testing the water for excess hydrogen?

  • Et comment produisent-ils les 78% d'azote impérativement nécessaires à la respiration ? parce qu'on ne respire pas que de l'oxygène... Si l'atmosphère du sous-marin n'était composée que d'oxygène elle serait extrêmement dangereuse. Hautement inflammable, hautement oxydante pour les objets comme pour les humains.. Donc la question est mal posée : ce qu'il fallait demander c'est "comment le sous-marin produit de l'AIR ?"

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  • leak detector= soapy spray bottle? I have used many tools and this seems to be the best; its always the fittings; in trouble shooting , please tell me different. I am very curious?

  • This series is amazing

  • So nobody's gonna talk about how Americans say "Monoethanol-amen or ameen" and NOT "Monoethanol-amine"

    • They speak funny. Aluminum. I wonder what they say for amino acids.

  • Dude this is so cool. I wish there were sub pleasure cruises that teach you about all the cool systems on the boat. Now how about some hydrogen seeking torpedoes?

  • oxygen = concentrated dry air which means oxygen is not a constituent of the air!

  • Man, I learned something new today.

  • Me and Pavel use this every day!

  • Thank you American for be helping us with oxygen problem on sinkie boat, -Kazikstan

  • This is so old school. It's running on like Windows 87... plus the individual sniffers. Even in the mines we have digital crickets that monitor everything in the atmosphere. At the front of the nation's defence and with every life in the sub directly at risk. Would they not update to 2210 looking computers?

  • *Ok Jordan Belfort!*

  • Nobody chuckled even a little bit when he said 9 inch nail? I sure did

  • This was amazing. Learned a lot. That boiler stripper is hot boi.

  • 19:29 looks like MacGyver from the TV series of the same name :)

  • "A lot of spouses complain about the smell of amine" Yes, so do submariners. They universally describe it as smelling like cat pee.

  • The refresh rate on that computer was painfully slow for something that important.

  • what an odd yet fascinating vid.

  • WOW...9.5 Million.Subscribers.!!

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  • I wonder how they social distance on a sub?

  • Who needs google lol

  • subs dont run out of air ey ? (im not a sub-scriber) :)

  • How many plants would you need to get the same effect? 😄

  • :)

  • it is because the sub drains a person soul therefore they don't need oxygen

  • 4:56, that guy wasn't expecting a camera, yet was prepared anyway, give that man a dolphin

  • Really fantastic explanation

  • 0:39 , the captain looks no older than 25!

  • AND a SEnile is Commander in chief of all this... LOL F u America.... you just invited CIA to rule the world

  • 0:32 crewmates? Amogus imposter sus?😳

  • Let's not spread Lithium Hydroxide on the bunks. That's how you get chemical burns.

  • I didn't know you can take video cameras and post it only on a nuclear sub. At least when I was active, they filming was never allowed on any nuclear vessel and post in online. I guess time do change...

  • No u

  • Why can’t we use Amin to strip the Co2 from the atmosphere? Global warming solved!

  • someone should tell the US navy that there are multi functional sniffers and detetocers out there with more then a single sensor to detec different kind of gas at once. like from Dräger would be maybe usefull on a ship or submarine since space is nothing you should vaste

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  • I learned something, it was free, the dude was nice, and it wasn’t clickbait... nice

  • "if you ever lose power for any reason, you can just light a candle".... PUN intended!

  • Submarines are amazing feats of engineering.

  • Getting Among us vibes xD

  • If they keep pushing CO2 over board, won’t that eventually make the atmosphere in the submarine very thin?

  • "This is how the sausage gets made" Words NEVER to say on a submarine when surrounded by sailors.

  • More like "Smarter Every Month" this joke has been true for years.

  • in order to limit “bad gas” in a sub, chili, basically beans aren’t served.

  • So youre saying the submarine farts like Dr. Evil's submarine in austin powers.

  • Not sure whose 6th grade science class in FloridA studied this ... Semper Fi!

  • The channel is well named.

  • I imagine they call them 'clinkers' due to the sound of removing the housing from its cradle. The housing did 'clink' a few times when it was being removed.

  • Doing the most to get as much oxygen in throughout the submarine as possible.

  • Anybody else thought about the sub on gta when they saw that

  • If your sub is running out of air, then you are probably choking too hard.

  • This guy looks good for a movie actor as the bad guy.

  • What is that remote-looking thing on the wall behind you that lights up in different orders every few seconds?

  • I'm assuming that it is fairly difficult to split CO2 via electrolysis. Cause if that was viable you could solve both problems at the same time!

  • *Reads title* That sounds interesting *sees video length* Nope I'm outta here

  • So either of the Raycon earbuds novels have AAC audio quality? Great video. Loved it. Felt like a feels trip. One thing, you arnt a visual learner, we all are, if we can. It's just that words make it a little difficult to explain things like that.

  • I got a lot of knowledge form U channel! Thanks For that. Hello from Myanmar!

  • I'm learning more from youtube than school

  • Couldn’t they just have plants

    • Then they would need gardners too! Destin to crewmember "what rate are you?" crewmember "I'm a gardner third class" Destin "oh"

  • "Why don't subs run out of air?" .... ... We breath, duh

  • This is amazing. Ive read, watched, listened, and question to learn about so many different things in this world. For some reason I fell there is never a good look into how submarines do what they do. I know a lot of that is for security reasons but it still feels ultra secret to me. I paused this video halfway just to comment that for me, it is amazing seeing even what these guys consider mundane, even though important. For many reasons even further than what is discussed here, submarines are a special breed that I find fascinating. Thank you so much for showing a true inside look!

  • Princess pooper Snoop I'm going to steal that one for my next dog LOL

  • we breathe Nitrogen mingled with O2 CO2 NEON ARGON HELIUM .... right?

  • Was hoping for a summary in the top comments. Didn’t find one. Oh well.

  • Are they allowed to have carbonated drinks on the sub? Or does it add too much extra co2 into the environment?

  • Why Mr. Dow from Ohio carries so many pens? And why left shift pocket is mirror image of the right one?

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  • so interesting fact oxygen candles are how a lot of emergency oxygen systems in airplanes work!

  • Aux MMs... I own everything lol.. Talk to a Nuke, they're the real ones! (Edit: They wouldn't be called Auxiliary MMs if they were primary)

  • "Lunar lander".....hahaha

  • This was straight up mesmerizing.

  • 👍

  • Man... this aint your grandpa's sub...

  • So the waste byproduct of the candle is salty rust?

  • They DO NOT send all of the hydrogen overboard. lol. What do you think they are cooking with in the galley and for emergency power? I don't understand why they keep trying to keep that a secret. They talked about it openly on season 2 of mail bag. OBVIOUSLY you arent going to waste a perfectly good source of compressed hydrogen and just dump all of it back in the ocean.

  • I miss being on submarines