Canadian Forest Service Publications

The PFRC aerial ignition system mark II. 1979. Lait, G.R.; Muraro, S.J. Fisheries and Environment Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Pacific Forest Research Centre, Victoria, BC. Information Report BC-X-167.

Year: 1979

Issued by: Pacific Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 3988

Language: English

Series: Information Report (PFC - Victoria)

Availability: Order paper copy (free), PDF (download)

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A potassium permanganate-ethylene glycol incendiary device developed in Australia has been modified for use in an ignition system appropriate to Canadian use. Part I provides background information and a description for the incendiary device and dispenser. Part II details installation and operational procedures for the system.