40959Re: [hobbicast] Making charcoal
- Mar 4, 2011On 3/4/2011 10:37 AM, Rupert wrote:
> Hello Ron,
> The demise of many grain elevators were caused by grain dust
> explosions. That is one reason I am not using the dust control system in
> my shop yet as I don't have the proper bonding for static done yet.
> I posted the below to another group. It has links to explain what
> pyrophoric is.
> > What pyrophoric is a form of spontaneous combustion. See
> > <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pyrophoricity>. This is another
> > interesting page
> > on pyrophoric substances. I found some of the info hard to believe
> > but,,,,,,,,,,,,, The word pyrophoric came up when I was Googling for
> > ways to grind the charcoal lumps into powder so I Googled it to come
> > up with this page
> > In other words, I get the impression to be careful with
> > powdered charcoal (and for that matter, many other powders).
> > Rupert
When I read your first post, I didn't know what pyrophoric was, so I
Googled it. I sometimes think Google knows everything.
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