Monday, May 25, 2015
Candle as barbecue fire starter
Candle is what most likely have in your household - make use of it when you have running out of ideas how to start barbecue fire. The interesting character of candle wax is it won't burn away to the atmosphere but it's just melt and keeps the fire going. When fire is getting bigger eventually it will melt down to the base of the grill stove and still helping to keep the fire up.
One simple circuit to step up voltage using LM2577 -Adj P+ chip. The schematic is from Texas Instrument and it works expected - and below is...