efm round door does not close all the way

efm round door does not close all the way

PostBy: Grumpie On: Sat Oct 11, 2008 11:55 pm

i purchased the efm used, it has a round door that will not close completely. i am still piping efm into existing gas hw system. worried about CO2 if door is ajar. any ideas or answers?
Grumpie
 
Stove/Furnace Make: EFM

Re: efm round door does not close all the way

PostBy: daluds On: Sun Oct 12, 2008 12:16 am

Do you have the correct size (thickness) gasket in the door?
daluds
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: EFM DF520
Coal Size/Type: Rice
Stove/Furnace Make: EMF
Stove/Furnace Model: DF-520

Re: efm round door does not close all the way

PostBy: Grumpie On: Sun Oct 12, 2008 12:21 am

not sure, this is my first time setting one up, it has the one that came with it. no model number on it so i don't know what size it should be
Grumpie
 
Stove/Furnace Make: EFM

Re: efm round door does not close all the way

PostBy: daluds On: Sun Oct 12, 2008 12:26 am

Check with Stoker-man assuming this is the issue. He can provide you with the correct size or you can probably order some from EFM. EFM is a great company.
daluds
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: EFM DF520
Coal Size/Type: Rice
Stove/Furnace Make: EMF
Stove/Furnace Model: DF-520

Re: efm round door does not close all the way

PostBy: stoker-man On: Sun Oct 12, 2008 6:36 am

The door uses 1/4" fiberglass rope gasket.
stoker-man
 
Hand Fed Coal Boiler: 1981 efm wcb-24 in use 365 days a year
Coal Size/Type: Anthracite/Chestnut
Other Heating: Hearthstone wood stove

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