Expt 7: Flame Spread over a Solid Fuel Surface


  • Name the different zones in a solid fuel combustion.

  • Why the study of flame spread is important?

  • What are the factors affecting the flame spread rate?

  • How tilt angle affects the flame spread rate?

  • What will happen to the flame spread rate if the paper is corrugated?

  • State the effect of soaking on flame spread rate.