Research Paper | Mechanical Engineering | Indonesia | Volume 7 Issue 12, December 2018
The Effect of Density and Hardness at the Rate of Burning Coconut Shell Briquettes and Water Hyacinth
Artian Sirun, Herotje Siwi, Markus K. Umboh
Abstract: The purpose of this study was to determine the characteristics of briquettes produced, including water content, volatile substance content, combustion rate, density, hardness, and to find the appropriate comparison from a mixture of water hyacinth and coconut shell with variations in tapioca adhesive levels. The mass ratio between water hyacinth and coconut shell in this study is 1 0: 0 1: 0.25 0.75; 0.5: 0.5; 0.75: 0.25 with a variation of tapioca adhesive content of 4 % of the weight of the raw material. From the results of this study it was found that the ideal composition of briquettes was obtained in a mixture of water hyacinth and coconut shell at a ratio of 0.25: 0.75 with 4 % tapioca adhesive content with 4.95 % moisture content. volatile substance content 10.363 %, density value 0.613 gr / cm, combustion rate 0.826 g / minute and hardness 0.716 HL
Keywords: Water hyacinth, shell, volatile, tapioca, coconut shell
Edition: Volume 7 Issue 12, December 2018,
Pages: 161 - 164
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Artian Sirun, Herotje Siwi, Markus K. Umboh, "The Effect of Density and Hardness at the Rate of Burning Coconut Shell Briquettes and Water Hyacinth", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=ART20193245, Volume 7 Issue 12, December 2018, 161 - 164
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