Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 123
Results 27 to 28 of 28
  1. #27
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Coastal Maine
    Post Likes
    Quote Originally Posted by lytning View Post
    Heck if you have an oil leak, you have a mess or maybe a fire. If you have an gas leak all you have left is toothpicks. Now what do you prefer ?
    As Lytning said, we have a saying here in Maine, "Oil wipes up. Gas blows up." I do both, alot, and I am way less nervous on a 4 million btu boiler burning oil than I am on a 4 million btu boiler burning gas. Just saying.

  2. #28
    Join Date
    May 2000
    Monmouth Junction-NJ-USA
    Post Likes
    Here gas is $.35 a therm (100,00 - 110-000 BTU), Oil is $3.99 a gallon (144,000l BTU) Do the math. No wonder we are doing so many oil to gas conversions. 40 years ago it used to be the other way around. Oil was cheaper than gas.
    If you really know how it works, you have an execellent chance of fixin' er up!

    Tomorrow is promised to no one...

Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 123

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Related Forums

Plumbing Talks | Contractor MagazineThe place where Electrical professionals meet.
Comfortech 365