hydronic systems

hydronic systems

PostBy: Sting On: Wed Sep 15, 2010 3:12 pm

Found this today on another site 8-)

I have just skimmed the hydronic article (top link) but looks good read. page 6 - 14 should be a must read for diy’ers running below 140 on their boiler.

As the other author said - If you didn’t want to spend the money for books, this series of articles by link are nearly as detailed as Siegenthaler’s books but without as much algebra. And they are free.

Maybe that testimonial will get Yanche off my case regarding the "comic books' I recommend.

http://www.caleffi.us/caleffi/en_US/Sit ... /index.sdo
Other Heating: BurnHAM=NG-gas

Re: hydronic systems

PostBy: coaledsweat On: Wed Sep 15, 2010 6:41 pm

Thanks for that, got it bookmarked. :)
Stoker Coal Boiler: Axeman Anderson 260M
Coal Size/Type: Pea

Re: hydronic systems

PostBy: steamup On: Thu Sep 16, 2010 8:44 am


If you want some free read of articles by John Siegenthaler, P.E. , follow this link:

This link is broken, either the page no longer exists or there is some other issue like a typo.

Good reading and great reference material.
Stoker Coal Boiler: Axeman-Anderson AA-130, Keystoker K-6
Hand Fed Coal Boiler: HS Tarm 502 Wood/Coal/Oil
Coal Size/Type: pea, buck, rice

Re: hydronic systems

PostBy: Wood'nCoal On: Thu Sep 16, 2010 9:39 am

Bookmarked, thanks.
Stoker Coal Boiler: 1959 EFM 350
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Harman Magnafire Mark I
Coal Size/Type: Rice and Chestnut
Other Heating: Fisher Fireplace Insert

Re: hydronic systems

PostBy: coal berner On: Sat Sep 18, 2010 7:44 pm

Wood'nCoal wrote:Bookmarked, thanks.

First John you have to learn how to Read first These are big boy books :P
coal berner
Stoker Coal Boiler: 1986 Electric Furnace Man 520 DF
Stove/Furnace Make: Electric Furnace Man
Stove/Furnace Model: DF520