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Make: Fire The Art and Science of Working with Propane

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ISBN-10: 1680450875

ISBN-13: 9781680450873

Edition: 2016

Authors: Tim Deagan

List price: $23.99
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Learn how to safely build projects that burn, poof, "boosh," and flare! This complete reference and hands-on guide to working with propane explains how to create a variety of flame effects projects that can be built with common tools and materials.Starting from the basics, this book explains everything you need to know to safely work with propane. An essential reference for building projects like fire cannons, forge torches and flaming sculpture, Make: Fire explains the history, chemistry, and combustion of propane. Using that knowledge as a foundation, readers can then construct a variety of flame-based project on their own using illustrated, step-by-step instructions provided by the…    
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Book details

List price: $23.99
Copyright year: 2016
Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/26/2016
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 368
Size: 8.03" wide x 9.72" long x 0.63" tall
Weight: 1.870
Language: English

Tim Deagan has written for Make: magazine, Nuts and Volts, and other technical publications. He is a licensed Texas Flame Effects Operator and the Flame and Safety Coordinator for the Austin Mini Maker Faire. After years of building flame effects, aka "booshes," in the local Burn community, Tim began teaching classes called "Propane 101" and "Build Your Own Aluminum Foundry" to help other interested makers create their own projects. As a former firefighter in the Brent Volunteer Fire Department and captain of a Red Cross Disaster Action Team, Tim has always believed that the most exciting pursuits are at their best when safety is fully understood and becomes part of the culture. Tim is also…