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2010 Heater Fuel Crib Tests at Shawville

Test HK-L04
January 11/10

Warm heater. Small crib of very dry spruce. Same crib as L03, except spacers changed for more air, and no cold start.
3.75 lbs kindling. 38.5 lbs total.
Regular kindling insead of a crib.
Efficiency is calculated at 95% oxygen recovery (Colorado method).
Stack temperature corrected for height.

Animation HK-K
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 load L04 - spacers have more air than L03.
update: 0.75x3.5" spacers need to be shortened to Colorado spec.


This page was updated on January 21, 2010
This page was created on January 17, 2010