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2008 Condar Tests

Test HK-J28
February 21/08

Maple, 16% moisture, 50.3 lbs
Small pieces, smaller on top, 11 pieces
Stack sloped towards kindling
Warm heater (144F firebox temp), cold fuel
Side ignition
Cold kindling, 4.0 lbs (too much)

Highest PM and CO of any of the "Maple, warm firebox, side ignition" runs.
Also highest surface to volume ratio (smallest pieces), very dry.

Animation HK-J
Animation, 2 minute intervals.

gas analysis
Flue gas

TESTO Excel data file


Condar Spreadsheet Results
Condar Spreadsheet Results

Condar Spreadsheet (includes detailed fueling data)

Fuel stack. Kindling on right side. Smaller pieces on top.


fuel pile
Fuel pieces, numbered 1 - 11 from left to right.

Graphical data comparison of Condar tests

This page was updated on February 22, 2008
This page was created on February 21, 2008