Romanian Visit - Charcoal Making

We obtained 17 sacks of charcoal, which will be around 400 kg. This seems about right for the amount of wood used.
The results were quite good, though the conclusion was that it burnt too quickly. Next time a thicker layer of ash will be needed on the outside.


THEY WILL USE ABOUT ONE BAG OF CHARCOAL PER DAY IN THE FORGE, WHICH IS USED FOR BLACKSMITHING AS WELL AS FARRIERY

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JULIAN ROSS CEng MIMechE MCIT FRSA