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About fireplace Radiation

  1. Mar 8, 2016 #1
    Hello!

    Could you teach me how to measure the radiation intensity(exp infrared) from fireplace?

    Can i observe radiometer to know about intensity of fireplace flame?
     
    Last edited by a moderator: Mar 8, 2016
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  3. Mar 8, 2016 #2
    It depends on what your radiometer shows. Many are calibrated to show temperature.
     
  4. Mar 8, 2016 #3

    russ_watters

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    Depends on your contraints. I have an infrared thermometer and camera for that, but I can conceive of a science fair project involving a white piece of paper, an insulated box and a thermometer....
     
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