csstoker wrote:Is the dull Reading coal actually Anthracite?
csstoker wrote:So then maybe it is coal dust covering the coal? I do have leftover coal from last year sitting in a bucket inside that is still shiny?
csstoker wrote:I picked up a load of Reading coal last week that the Reading bag says is premium Anthracite. I noticed that the rice is not a shiny as my coal last year. in fact the color is dull. My coal last year was in distributor bags so i do not know where it came from but think it came from one of the veins in Mt. Carmel, PA
Is the dull Reading coal actually Anthracite? Will it burn and heat comparably to what i had last year in an Alaska stoker?