What is a flame thrower?

Answer A flame thrower is a type of device, normally a weapon, that is used to emit a constant stream of fire. Flame throwers were noted to have been used in World War I but date as far back as the 5th ce... Read More »

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Who invented the flame thrower?

Richard Fiedler invented the flamethrower in 1901. Using fire as a weapon was not a new concept; this idea was utilized by Greek and Chinese armies centuries earlier, but the German engineer is giv... Read More »

How does a flame sensor work in home furnaces by using a metal rod in the flame?

Its not a flamesensor its a pilot generater it generates a small amound of electricity to open the main valve that way if your pilot light goes out it wont let gas escape and couse a potentian expl... Read More »

The Difference Between Flame Resistant & Flame Retardant?

Flame resistant and flame retardant are terms often applied to safety clothing and equipment. Although they can apply to structures, they are more often applied to fabrics. Requirements differ acco... Read More »

What is a trap thrower?

A trap thrower is a device that launches disc-shaped clay pigeons for practice shooting. The use of trap throwers has become a sport unto itself called trap or skeet shooting.HistoryAccording to pe... Read More »