Test result
Water boiling test (WBT)
Stove and fuel
Stove description
Previous Improved. A 3:1 height to diameter ratio rocket stove made of non-insulative clay bricks but with a sheet of highly-insulative thin ceramic fiber blanket placed inside the combustion chamber to simulate bricks of a lower density without substantially changing any of the stove dimensions.
Stove characteristics
Pot skirt, Rocket, Non-traditional
Fuel type
Wood
Fuel moisture content
not available
Fuel net calorific value
not available
Test information
Test details
WBT-3.0, 5 Liters Boiled
Testing organization
Reporting type
Not available
Country
United States
Year performed
2010
Test environment
Lab
Altitude
not available
Number of replicate tests
3
Test result IWA tiers of performance
Show subtiers
unrated
Emissions
unrated
Efficiency
unrated
Indoor emissions
unrated
Safety
Performance metrics
Efficiency, energy consumption and fuel use
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
Specific energy consumption 17100.0 kJ/task
Fuel consumed 927.0 g/task
Output
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
Mean time to boil 40.0 min
Emissions
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
CO emissions factor (2) 9.708737864 g/kg fuel