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This is a badge bit (BB) that is part of the PEP curriculum. Completing this BB is part of getting the sand badge in Rocket.

This BB requires you to perform the annual ash cleanout of a rocket mass heater.

Some threads on doing the ash cleanout:
  - Ash in Rocket Mass Heater
  - Ash Cleanout
  - Cleanout Time
  - and please read the RMH Forum for general information and ask question

It highly recommended to watch the Care and Feeding of a Rocket Mass Heater video.

Cleaning Out a RMH





To be certified for this BB you must provide:
  - 6 pictures
       o pic of rocket mass heater
       o pic of ash in general barrel area
       o pic of general barrel area with significantly less ash
       o pic of ash in ducts or stratification chamber
       o pic of ducts or stratification chamber with significantly less ash
       o pic of restored rocket mass heater
  - 2 minute video of starting a fire in rocket mass heater after cleaning with no smoke coming from cleanout points
 
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