Survival Skills

COMPARING SIMPLE CHARCOAL PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES

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  TABLE OF CONTENTS                                                           Acknowledgements                                             1.   Introduction                                Objectives                            2.   Procedures                                                         Selection of techniques                                          Efficiency tests                                                Economics                                                        Acceptability                                                    Raw material                                                 3.   Results and discussion                                               Efficiency                                                       Economics                                                        Acceptability                                                   Raw material                                                    Charcoal quality                                          4.   Conclusions                                                   Appendixes   I.  Construction and use of carbonizing techniques        Montserration coal pit        3-pipe Mini CUSAB kiln        Montserratian kiln        Tongan kiln        New Hampshire (Black Rock) kiln        Jamaican retort with tar condenser        Jamaican retort with gas ports  II.  Relative efficiency testing procedures for charcoal kilns III.   Charcoal kiln test data sheet   IV.  Species of wood...

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