HELP: Problem with my boiler

Re: HELP: Problem with my boiler

PostBy: stoker-man On: Sun Nov 16, 2008 10:04 pm

Nice to see you back again Leo.

So, you broke the bin worm. That's sort of uncommon. We don't sell too many of them, as compared to the shorter, burner worm.
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

Re: HELP: Problem with my boiler

PostBy: Freddy On: Mon Nov 17, 2008 4:53 am

Did you determine what caused it to break?
Freddy
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Axeman Anderson 130 (pea)
Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: Reading piece o' junk in the barn (rice)
Coal Size/Type: Pea size, Superior, deep mined

Re: HELP: Problem with my boiler

PostBy: lincolnmania On: Mon Nov 17, 2008 5:03 am

my feed worm wore out and broke last year.....glad i was able to get a nice refurbished one at a good price,,,,,, but the original bin worm is fine......coalberner gave me a spare last yr, then my neighbor gave me one he was going to scrap......i still have oe spare, coalberner needed a bin worm
lincolnmania
 
Hot Air Coal Stoker Furnace: efm af-150 1982
Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: alaska kodiak stoker 1986
Hand Fed Coal Stove: warm morning 1980 kenmore

Re: HELP: Problem with my boiler

PostBy: stoker-man On: Mon Nov 17, 2008 6:35 am

The bin worm can always be shortened and rethreaded, as can a burner worm.
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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