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Title: Temperatures in a large natural-fuel fire
Author: Philpot, Charles W.
Source: Res. Note PSW-RN-090. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 14 p
Station ID: RN-PSW-090
Description: Temperatures in a large natural fuel test fire were measured with bare, shielded aspirated, and shielded unaspirated chromel-alumel thermocouples. With the bare thermocouples, values of 2650°F. were recorded--much higher than most previously published data from field and laboratory wood fires. Soil temperatures were consistent with prior work.
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Philpot, Charles W. 1966. Temperatures in a large natural-fuel fire. Res. Note PSW-RN-090. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 14 p.
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