Michael Cox wrote:How do you intend to do the final quench?
Dan Fish wrote:What is the clay siding for?
Michael Cox wrote:I used a a separate metal bath tub, full of water, and shovelled out hot embers periodically as the trench filled up. That way I could carry on burning in the trench without having to start again from a trench full of water.
Douglas Alpenstock wrote:Nice job! But are you sure it's out? I have had piles reignite after 48 hours. Be warned.