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What causes burning wood in a fire place to pop and throw ambers

what causes burning wood to pop and throw ambers

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The logs still have sap. The sap heats up, creates steam, which creates pressure, eventually something has to give and you get the pop when the steam breaks out.

If a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, then that makes me a burning truck filled with TNT hurtling through a rocket fuel depot.

Bone said it exactly. - This is worse when using a wood like fir, pine or cedar Cool

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