Throw water on it. depends the type of wood fire:there are three types of wood fire like: 1. the ones of paper and wood 2.the ones of gasoline or chemicals 3.the ones of the gas on a stove
Asked in Forest Fires
Why you can't put out a elecctrical fire with water?
With a wood fire, wood gets hot. The wood turns to a gas. Oxygen from the air mixes with the gas from the wood and they create combustion. When water is added, it cools down the wood. It also turns to steam blocking oxygen from the air from getting to the wood. So water does two things. It makes the wood so it will not get hot enough to turn to gas. It stops oxygen from getting to the wood. With an...
Asked in Camping
What happens when you start a fire with a moist wood?
Trying to start a fire with damp wood is very difficult. When I backpack I always carry some tinder (dry shavings) to start a fire. Wet wood will not burn unless the fire is hot enough to evaporate the water that is in the wood. You can burn damp wood on an already burning fire but it will not burn as hot. Wet wood tends to smoke a lot and may go out on a small fire that does not have...
Asked in Fire Extinguishers
What fire extinguisher used if wood catches the fire?
Wood is one of the simpler cases, in terms of fire. You can use any fire extinguisher on burning wood. Water, foam, powder, CO2, all work. ...
Asked in Trees
What happens when lighting strikes a tree and can the dead wood be used for fire wood?
well the tree would probably set on fire and the dead wood could possibly be used for fire ...
Asked in DIY Projects
How do you start a fire with fire wood?
Fire is made by the sun, if you want to go camping, and make a fire from wood, get a bunch of wood and you only do this in the daytime before the sun is gone. And pack one or two magnifying glasses. Put the magnifying glass in front of the sun from were you are. And do this when it is very hot outside. Then the sun will shine through, and it will heat up the wood and then...
Asked in Minecraft
What is the minimum distance from a fire that wood can be without catching fire on Minecraft?
Generaly if a wood block is not touching a flaming block or a block that can be set on fire, the chances of the wood catching on fire is very low (although still possible) ...
How should you use fire doors?
you use fire doors for when there is fire . fire door is for stop a smoke and fire for a few minuts for get people out and firer man to come and stop fire by water for stop fire not become bigger. ...