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About richardwale

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  1. News laws on woodburners

    Yup, totally agree. I always light from top down , it's bloody obvious really, the smoke gets burnt in the kindling as the fire gets going. No chimney smoke.
  2. Life’s small pleasures.

    Walking downstairs every single day and thinking "God I love living here" Seeing my boys come back from school with stories from the day watching my firewood dry dry dryin the lovely summer sun xx
  3. Any new small charcoal retorts out there?

    Looks amazing. How many kg do you get out of each burn?
  4. I know I should know this

    Pretty sure it’s a Sorbus...it’s a good shout Mick
  5. Any new small charcoal retorts out there?

    So you put enough fuel in the firebox to last the whole burn?
  6. new toy! Thor magik petrol 13t

    Be interested to know how u get in with it. Looks a great machine. What's it like to move about?
  7. Tree ID pease

    Hi, please ID thanks, thinking a lime or poplar, thanks
  8. Any new small charcoal retorts out there?

    can you only refuel it when it's died down a lot? It must be unbearable when you open the door?
  9. Any new small charcoal retorts out there?

    Dos would I.
  10. Wood ID please

    What I was thinking, sandstone crate. Wood will be riddled with methyl bromide if it is.
  11. Any new small charcoal retorts out there?

    Is the wood you are turning into charcoal very dry before you cook it?
  12. Any ideas

    That's a very good shout Mick
  13. Any ideas

    Exactly what I said! Think they've moved to another town now, a shame cos it's a cracking tree!
  14. Any ideas

    Looks like we'll never know. Thought one of the many knowledgable folk might know what it is.


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