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Safety Concerns about wood pellets

Mon-05-2015

Wood pellet safetyA tractor trailer carrying dozens of pallets of wood pellets caught fire as it drove down State Highway 12 Monday morning, when a bearing in a rear tire overheated and burst into flames. The rig’s driver, Calyle Beckhorn, said he was on his way to Clinton to deliver the pellets to an area Agway when he heard a loud "boom". The incident occurred at about 8:06 a.m., a quarter mile north the Halfway House bridge. It interrupted both lanes of traffic for about 45 minutes.

Wood Pellet Stove Safety

Heating efficiency, environmental friendliness and overall value for wood pellet stoves, convinced many buyers to go this route. In some areas, sales grew availability of alternative heating. Like any other stoves, pellet stove requires time and attention on a regular basis. Here are some considerations to keep in mind.

  • pellet stoves may be the first generation of kinks that will be corrected in subsequent models. Select brand that has proven itself over the years.
  • Let the guide of the manufacturer to serve as a guide during cleaning, maintenance and removal pellets stove.
  • Pellets are made from sawdust and a by-product of the combustion of carbon monoxide. Install CO detectors within 10 feet pellet stove. Make sure smoke detectors in the house are in working order.
  • Solid stubble or fire, staring units sold Fireplace no good to work with pellet stoves. For oven for wood pellets to light, use recommended by the manufacturer of liquid accelerator designed to blend with granules.
  • Never put the accelerator in hot burn pot with charcoal. If your fire goes out, let it cool down before re-ignite it.


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