"L Brand"® is Coke for the Blacksmith & Farrier

"L Brand" ® is coke made from coal to give the cleanest, lowest clinker and hottest burning Forge Fuel available.

2013 "L Brand"® Coke vs Coal And Propane

COAL, PROPANE AND COKE ECONOMIC COMPARISON

It takes 28.9 pounds of propane to equal the BTUs in  50 LBs of L Brand®, this is almost two-15 LB Blue Rhino tanks.

 
It takes 77 LBS of Coal with a  35% vol to make 50 lb of coke.

   It takes 71.5 LBS of Coal with a 30% vol to make 50 LB of coke.
   It takes 66.5 LBS of Coal with a 25% vol to make 50LB of coke.
   It takes 62.5 LBS of Coal with a 20% vol to make 50 LB of coke.
 


The cost of “L Brand”®
 coke:
 multiplied by 1.54 equals the cost of coal that contains 35% volatiles.
 multiplied by 1.43 equals the cost of coal that contains 30% volatiles
 multiplied by 1.33 equals the cost of coal that contains 25% volatiles
 multiplied by 1.25 equals the cost of coal that contains 20% volatiles      

“L Brand”® has 12,500 BTUs available for forging. 
Coal with a 35% volatile needs (12,500 X 1.54) 19.250 BTUs to be equal.
Coal with a 30% volatile needs (12,500 X 1.43) 17,875 BTUs to be equal. 
Coal with a 25% volatile needs (12,500 X 1.33) 16.625 BTUs to be equal.    

Coal with a 20% volatile needs (12,500 X 1.25) 15,625 BTUs to be equal.


“L BRAND”
®
* FORGECOKE* IS ESPECIALLY PROCESSED AND  SIZED TO BE USED IN BLACKSMITH AND FARRIER FORGES.

 

ADVANTAGES OF "L BRAND”® COMPARED TO COAL:

 

A) SIGNIFICANTLY LESS SMOKE/OBNOXIOUS FUMES - MEANS:

·        GREATLY REDUCED HEALTH HAZARD TO YOUR LUNGS

·        NO ODOR ON YOU OR YOUR  CLOTHES
·        NO SMOKE AND ODOR FOR YOUR NEIGHBORS·        NO SOOT IN YOUR SHOP B) “L BRAND”® ALWAYS DELIVERS MORE BTUs THAN COAL ON A POUND FOR POUND BASIS.  USE UP TO 50% LESS BY WEIGHT THAN COAL, NO VOLATILES TO BURN OFF, NO HEAT OR TIME LOST TO COKE THE COAL C) "L BRAND”® AND ITS DUST WILL NOT SPONTANEOUSLY  COMBUST,  EXPLODE OR OXIDIZE DURING STORAGE. “L”  CAN BE KEPT FOR  YEARS AND NOT LOSE ITS POTENCY. OTHER ADVANTAGES OF "L BRAND”®  D) IGNITES EASILY, START FORGING IN FIVE MINUTES E)  PIECES FOR FORGING ARE EASY TO ARRANGE IN THE FIRE G) THE FIRE IN THE FORGE STAYS CENTERED AND COMPACT. H) "L Brand"® HAS THE SAME SIZE AND FORGING     CHARACTERISTICS, SHIPMENT AFTER SHIPMENT