Heating with ceramic pot- Dangers

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Re: Heating with ceramic pot- Dangers

Postby Phillip » Fri Mar 01, 2013 12:33 pm

Louis,

I have a large number of extension cords if you want to have a loan of some! :lol: :lol:
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Re: Heating with ceramic pot- Dangers

Postby Oberon11 » Fri Mar 01, 2013 3:24 pm

Thanks for that greg, dont take up gardening,!! (lol) Cheers jl
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Re: Heating with ceramic pot- Dangers

Postby Tales » Sun Mar 03, 2013 9:29 am

The way I read it, the Afloat article was saying that alcohol burning produces CO2, water vapour and heat, so no carbon monoxide.

It does use up some oxygen but if there is enough ventilation that should not be a problem.

I do think IanB's solution (the warm companion) would be a better option though!

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Re: Heating with ceramic pot- Dangers

Postby Ianb » Mon Mar 04, 2013 8:58 pm

It doesn't matter what fuel you are using- if there is not enough air it will generate carbon monoxide. This why the ceramic pot could be a problem if it reduces the air flow. My radiant toaster design lets the air in.
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