A report on some upgrades to the “Tin Man” biochar retort.
Good Design doesn’t just happen.
Make something useful.
The temperature data looks promising.
The quest for the perfect backyard biochar kiln.
Okay, I needed some quick shelves to store some emergency supplies. As usual, a couple of free pallets from my local lumber yard, a handful of deck Screws, and my trusty DeWalt saw and driver and presto! Instant shelves!
I have been engaging in some reasearch trying to come up with a hoophouse design that didn’t cook my plants during the day and freeze them at night. To try and assess how well the design works I took two thermometers and placed one outside and one inside. So far so good. Then I started … More Tale of Two Thermometers