Depth of Char Indicators

What is Depth of Char Indicators?

Depth of Char Indicators meaning in Safety terms is

  • Sometimes referred to as “alligatoring”, where combustible material appears to have a fissured or scaly appearance similar to an alligator’s hide. Most commonly associated with finished lumber products, such as boards and fence posts.


reference: Glossary A – Z | National Wildfire Coordinating Group