ESA Combustion Centre

Fixed test furnace F3


The furnace was designed for demonstration purposes and to analyze the flame length and shape. It is used to test medium/high speed burners having capacity up to 500 KW, fed by natural gas, LPG, various other gases (COG, BFG) or diesel.

  • Size of combustion chamber: 3000 x 1600  x 1400 H
  • N° 9 lateral slots for burners up to Ø 400.
  • N° 6 front slots for burners up to Ø 200.
  • Maximum combustion chamber temperature 600 °C.
  • Maximum air flow Qmax = 600 Nm3/h @ 30 °C.
  • Measurement of the flow of air and gas through POP-U-S calibrated flanges (see data sheet E5719).

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