Coal size for a Yellow Flame

Coal size for a Yellow Flame

PostBy: Salemcoal On: Sun Feb 12, 2012 8:27 pm

Anyone know the preferred coal size for a yellow flame boiler? Is it rice or buck? Thanks, Pat
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Re: Coal size for a Yellow Flame

PostBy: whistlenut On: Sun Feb 12, 2012 10:03 pm

Either. Both are OK according to the manuals. I burn a buck/rice mix and have no issues.
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Stoker Coal Boiler: AA130's,260's, AHS130&260's,EFM900,GJ&VanWert
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Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: Alaska-4,Keystoker-2,
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Alaska,Gibraltor,Keystone,Vc Vigilant 2
Hand Fed Coal Furnace: Van Wert, NYer's, Ford,Jensen.
Coal Size/Type: Rice,Buck,Pea,Nut&Stove
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Re: Coal size for a Yellow Flame

PostBy: blrman07 On: Thu Feb 16, 2012 8:55 am

Do you by chance have an honest to goodness manual for a yellow flame? If you do could I get a copy?

Rev. Larry
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Coal Size/Type: Pea/Nut/Wood in the VC and anything that will fit in the Bucket a Day. It's not fussy.

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Re: Coal size for a Yellow Flame

PostBy: Dragonslayer On: Thu Feb 16, 2012 1:33 pm

Or could it be posted on the forum for all to see? I also have a Yellow Flame :) .
Thanks!
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Stoker Coal Boiler: Yellow Flame w/model A stoker

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