Fan noise

Fan noise

PostBy: rberq On: Mon Feb 04, 2008 7:56 pm

I have a Harman Mk I stove with the stock blower. I have a rheostat to run it at low speed, but it tends to whine and transmits the whine and vibration to the stove body which amplifies it. The metal-to-metal connection to the stove is less than ideal. Can anyone suggest a simple way to remedy this? I believe I saw a previous post about mounting the fan to an external box of some sort, and using dryer vent hose to connect to the port on the stove. But I can't find that post.... Suggestions, anyone?
rberq
 
Hand Fed Coal Stove: DS Machine 1300
Coal Size/Type: Nut -- Kimmel/Blaschak/Reading
Other Heating: Oil hot water radiators, propane

Re: Fan noise

PostBy: WNY On: Mon Feb 04, 2008 8:03 pm

put some insulating washers or gasket material between them...
WNY
 
Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: Keystoker 90K, Leisure Line Hyfire I
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Stove/Furnace Make: Keystoker, LL & CoalTrol
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Re: Fan noise

PostBy: Devil505 On: Mon Feb 04, 2008 8:29 pm

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By: Devil5052 On: Mon Feb 04, 2008 7:49 am

I got this 3-speed blower fan to connect up to my Harman TLC-2000 for $24.00 at Lowes last month...Works great!
(just hook it up to your stove with a few duct fittings)

http://www.thetoolwarehouse.net/shop/BB-3000.htmlRichard
This link is broken, either the page no longer exists or there is some other issue like a typo.
Jacobs
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Devil5052


The fan (either your Haman or any fan) can be separated frfom the stove & connected via short duct fittings.
Devil505
 
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Stove/Furnace Model: TLC-2000

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