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2014 Heater Fuel Tests at Shawville

Test HK-M04
January 27, 2014

Hard maple 4x4 crib, 56.6 lbs incl 3.75 lbs kindling, 20.8% moisure.
ASTM spec for crib stacking
Stack temperature corrected for height.

Pisla HTT 602 door, 22" wide
Custom air frame, setup "C"
Rear grate reduced 50%,

Condar Spreadsheet Results
Condar Spreadsheet Results

Condar Spreadsheet (includes detailed fueling data)

Animation,  5 minute intervals.

gas analysis
Flue gas - from loading of crib onto kindling coal bed.

TESTO Excel data file


fuel load
Fuel load.
Maple 4x4's were purchased by Alex Chernov in 1012, and stored inside.

Picking up precut 4x4's fom Alex Chernov's lab in Caledon, 1 hr north of Toronto.

fuel load
Kindling is 3.75 of split poplar at 15.5% moisture. (generic photo, typical load)

burn sequence
Burn sequence.

This page was updated on January 29, 2014
This page was created on January 27, 2014