520 ambidextrous?

520 ambidextrous?

PostBy: ShawnTRD On: Mon Mar 17, 2014 6:26 pm

Everything I've seen looks like the 520 feed coal from the left side and the feeder motor on the right with the exhaust out the back. Can the feeder motor and auger be switched?
ShawnTRD
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Keystoker KA6 (New in April 2014)
Other Heating: Weil Mclain WGO-2 (Net 75k BTU)

Re: 520 ambidextrous?

PostBy: ryan20strohl On: Mon Mar 17, 2014 6:28 pm

Yes left to right
ryan20strohl
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: efm stoker and allen stoker
Coal Size/Type: rice and buck
Other Heating: allen stoker
Stove/Furnace Make: EFM
Stove/Furnace Model: 520

Re: 520 ambidextrous?

PostBy: windyhill4.2 On: Mon Mar 17, 2014 6:33 pm

Right to left :)
windyhill4.2
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: 1960 EFM520 installed in truck box
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Crane 404 with variable blower
Coal Size/Type: 404-nut, 520 rice ,anthracite for both

Re: 520 ambidextrous?

PostBy: ShawnTRD On: Mon Mar 17, 2014 6:38 pm

So I can put the feeding hopper on either side of the furnace?
ShawnTRD
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Keystoker KA6 (New in April 2014)
Other Heating: Weil Mclain WGO-2 (Net 75k BTU)

Re: 520 ambidextrous?

PostBy: northernmainecoal On: Mon Mar 17, 2014 6:58 pm

Yes, you can put the auger on whichever side works best for you.
northernmainecoal
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: EFM 520
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Hitzer 30-95
Coal Size/Type: Rice/Nut