Originally posted by bungie1:
Be careful using a naked flame in a house 108 years old, the building will go up so fast. And after comleting the work, do a 30 mins fire watch on the area worked in. that doesnt mean come back 30 mins later to see if the building is still there, it means pretend its a TV set for the next 30 mins and dont take your eyes of it
Bungie our licensed “Fire watch” is supposed to stay 2 hours after any welding or cutting jobs.
One of the questions on my welding test was “Can a welder be his own fire watch”? if you said YES your test was now over LOL