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  1. Hearthman said: "I may be calling you soon as I...

    Hearthman said:
    "I may be calling you soon as I am getting into consulting"!


    Hey Bob, it's about time. :) :) :)


    Good luck in your efforts. Call if I can help.
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    mckcd, "It's not that they don't have any...

    mckcd,

    "It's not that they don't have any other heat source in their home. Most have electric baseboard or electric radiant in the ceiling. They just choose not to use it."

    Think about what...
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    Vent Free Gas Fireplace

    Mckcd,

    "Some even use them as the only source of heat for the entire home because they are tired of pellet and wood stoves".


    Would you do me a favor and post a link to the equipment...
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    Masonry vs. factory built

    Hey Bob,

    I never knew that you were so partial to masonry fireplaces :)

    Hope all is well with you.

    Regards,

    Ed
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    That chimney connector pipe?????

    The single wall goes into a multi wall just before the baro, but it looks like B vent in the photo. Are you sure that is actually listed pipe for Fuel oil, and not B vent???

    Ed Carey
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    Canada & Ventless

    Nat,

    I think that you are on to something up there in Canada.

    On both topics.

    As for vent free gas heaters, we were smart down here in about 1978, but we got dumber with time.

    The...
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    Ventless Fireplace

    Chris,

    I really think that you should search the site for previous posts before you choose a ventless, (vent free) gas appliance. There have been many posts on them. Most are not favorable. Me...
  8. Wood stove mods

    Ark,

    I have been lurking here for a while to see where this topic goes.

    Hearthman has given you good advice.

    Do not encapsulate that stove as it was not designed that way. Your stack...
  9. Dont forget bonding

    If you are connecting to a fireplace, don’t forget to properly BOND the CSST to and adequate ground source.

    The attached links are only a few samples as to WHY.


    Regards,

    Ed Carey
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    Wires on thermostat

    All thermostat (and all other) wires were checked for positive connections. All of the thermostat wires were also thereafter disconnected and individually checked with a VOM. All wires were OK.
    ...
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    Tpa-fl's question

    Tpa,

    I was wondering the same thing about failure of other stats. Good question.

    Thanks,

    Ed
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    Lux thermostat

    tpa-fl

    You said:
    "candles melting + wine bottles exploding? Just how hot did it get in there? I think I've only melted one candle in my car, and I live in Florida. Wouldn't a high-temp limit...
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    Lux thermostat

    I did not install it.

    I was attempting to find out information about the problem for a customer.

    Ed
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    I am checking to see if anyone has experienced a...

    I am checking to see if anyone has experienced a similar problem.

    The thermostat involved is a Lux. It stuck in the on position for heat.

    The heating system turned on and ran constantly. Home...
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    Vent Free Gas heater

    Randy,

    As it has been said, "If you use a vent free gas heater, you live inside of a chimney"

    Do yourself a favor and do a search on this site for vent free or unvented gas heater.

    A lot...
  16. Listed below are articles regarding information...

    Listed below are articles regarding information on Gas fireplaces and CSST gas pipe. It is interesting reading.

    The topic would actually apply not just to fireplaces but to any CSST that is in...
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    Fireplace as alternate heat source

    Glennair,

    I know that you said that there is electric BB in the room where the FP is located, however, when that fireplace is operated on the thermostat, the customer won't be able to resist...
  18. HT Caulk

    I think you may be referring to HT Silicone sealant. That can be found at most HVAC supply companies, such as R.E. Michel. Anywhere you will buy furnace and boiler repair parts should stock the...
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    Unit heater

    "I rubbed the blower wheel vanes with my finger"

    I am waiting for the unit heater Jeanie to appear out of that cloud, and grant you three wishes.
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    Vent Free Fireplace

    TO bal862,

    You really should take the time to roam around this site for a while and read the real life experiences of professionals who deal with vent free gas fireplace equipment after things...
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    Not a thanks

    Oil,

    It may seem odd, but that was just what I would have expected. I do not mean anything against Precose, but I have seen it before. As I started my original post, we were telling him something...
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    Vent free fireplace

    Precose,

    You are being told answers that you don’t care to hear, however you are being given good advice by the others. Read the information on the following link:
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    See my other post

    Ryan,

    Please see my other post on the thread of "damper position for vent free logs"

    Regards,

    Ed Carey
  24. Vent Free Gas Fireplaces

    My thoughts on Ventless gas equipment


    In 1978 the CPSC already knew that ventless heaters were a BIG problem and a danger.

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