Steel wool burning in oxygen

Steel wool burning in oxygen

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Caption: Burning steel. A piece of steel wool, burning in a pure oxygen atmosphere. Steel wool is made from tightly-bundled fine steel wire. Most metals when produced as very fine wire will burn, but many need to be bundled to produced a sustained flame. Steel burns very weakly in air, but quite spectacularly in pure oxygen.

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Keywords: chemical, chemistry, combustion, flame, oxidation, steel, steel wool, steel wool in o2, wool

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