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2014 Heater Fuel Tests at Shawville

Test HK-M13
February 5, 2014

Tamarack 3.5"x3.5" crib,
35.1 lbs including 3.75 lbs kindling
15.3% 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%,

Repeat of run HK-M12, plus additional data on 95% oxygen recovery as the "end of test".

Condar Spreadsheet Results
Condar Spreadsheet Results

Condar Spreadsheet Results
Condar results with the test run to 95% oxygen recovery.
Previous results are all reported based on a 2 hour run. Here,
140 minutes of data was used to achieve 95% oxygen recovery (20.3% O2)

Condar Spreadsheet (includes detailed fueling data)
Condar Spreadsheet same run, calculated at 95% oxygen recovery (140 minute run instead of 120 minutes)

Animation,  5 minute intervals.

gas analysis
Flue gas
- from lighting kindling underneath crib.

gas analysis

TESTO Excel data file

Testo graph
Testo gas graph, entire cyle

Opacity graph.

fuel load
Fuel load.

fuel load
Kindling is 3.74 lbs of split poplar at 15.5% moisture. 

fuel load
Stacked load with kindling underneath.

Burn sequence.

This page was updated on February 5, 2014
This page was created on February 5, 2014