new to site

new to site

PostBy: cbd On: Tue Feb 04, 2014 8:32 am

Good morning everyone im guilty of hanging around gathering info
without reg.I brought a firechief and was freezing with that thing
until I found this site.the dancing blue ladies&the 21 page write up on
burning coal in a clayton saved the dayThank all of you folks very much.
I burn anthracite stove coal.Oh where can I buy a meter to check chimney draft
Home depot? You all have a wonderful day!
cbd
 
Hand Fed Coal Furnace: fire chief 500
Coal Size/Type: nut & stove blashack

Re: new to site

PostBy: Carbon12 On: Tue Feb 04, 2014 9:00 am

Carbon12
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Keystoker KA-6
Coal Size/Type: Rice/Anthracite
Other Heating: Heat Pump/Forced Hot Air Oil Furnace

Re: new to site

PostBy: ONEDOLLAR On: Tue Feb 04, 2014 9:21 am

Welcome CBD!!
ONEDOLLAR
 
Hand Fed Coal Stove: 2014 Chubby Prototype
Baseburners & Antiques: Crawford #2 Base Heater
Coal Size/Type: Nut/Anthracite


Re: new to site

PostBy: cbd On: Tue Feb 04, 2014 9:26 am

thank you. If I put a lighter down by ash door it pulls the flame towards the stove, but some one said you should messure at flue stack. plus id like to know the amount.
cbd
 
Hand Fed Coal Furnace: fire chief 500
Coal Size/Type: nut & stove blashack

Re: new to site

PostBy: Carbon12 On: Tue Feb 04, 2014 9:28 am

You're making the right decision. You NEED a manometer to properly run every coal stove.
Carbon12
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Keystoker KA-6
Coal Size/Type: Rice/Anthracite
Other Heating: Heat Pump/Forced Hot Air Oil Furnace

Re: new to site

PostBy: michaelanthony On: Tue Feb 04, 2014 12:24 pm

[quote="cbd"]thank you. If I put a lighter down by ash door it pulls the flame towards the stove, but some one said you should messure at flue stack. plus id like to know the amount.[/quote]

Before the manometer a match by the door would work, I guess. Now with the draft gauge we are all mad scientist's! :shock: :lol:

WELCOME CBD!
michaelanthony
 
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Vigilant 2310, gold marc box, vogelzang pot belly coat rack
Coal Size/Type: Pea, and a little nut
Other Heating: Very cold FHA oil furnace