The main element in any bath? It's a stove.
From it in no small degree will depend on whether the steam room will give the expected effect.
If you decide to build a bath yourself, then why not make a stove for a bath?
This does not require large financial costs.
You will need
- Metal barrel, tank, chimney pipe, rods, pipes for backfilling, sheet metal, bricks, sand, clay, welding machine.
Cut out a hole in the bottom of the barrel for the exit of ashThe size of about 45x25 cm through it will awaken ash. Weld the metal bars in the hole like this. To obtain a lattice with a distance between the bars about 6 mm.
Prepare a solution of clay and sand in proportion1: 1, so that its consistency resembled a dough. Lubricate this solution with the top edge of the barrel. Install the water tank on it. To ensure that it stands firmly, at the edges of the barrel there should be an edge of about 1 cm. Cover the joint of the barrel and the tank with a solution of clay and sand.
A little below the water tank weld the pipe. It will be a chimney. In the body of the stove (barrel) also weld a few pipes. Fill them with small stones. Then there will be no carbon monoxide and vapor will be easy. Place the furnace on the foundation of a sheet of tin, encase the walls of the furnace with refractory bricks.