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A Case Study on Fire Investigation for a Wood-Burning Stove in an Idyllic House
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  • Journal title : Fire Science and Engineering
  • Volume 29, Issue 6,  2015, pp.119-128
  • Publisher : Korea Institute of Fire Science and Engineering
  • DOI : 10.7731/KIFSE.2015.29.6.119
 Title & Authors
A Case Study on Fire Investigation for a Wood-Burning Stove in an Idyllic House
Lee, Eui-Pyeong;
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 Abstract
A fire broke out in a working wood-burning stove and destroyed an idyllic house about two years after it was built. This study analyzed data provided through the court by the fire station, police station, fire insurance investigation agency, house construction company, and wood-burning stove maker Based on the fire pattern of low-temperature long-term ignition that remained in the studs, the fire was found to be caused by the conduction of heat in the fire box to the studs of the wall next to the wood-burning stove. A fire simulation showed that the low-temperature long-term ignition of the studs next to the wood-burning stove occurred because a hole was not made for ventilation in the chimney.
 Keywords
Fire;Fire case analysis;Fire investigation;Wood-burning stove fire;Low-temperature;long-term ignition;
 Language
Korean
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