Report of the Househeating Committee

Report of the Househeating Committee

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1917 edition. Excerpt: ...burner to the register grill. Both the burner and pilot cocks are placed in the bottom of the heater. The stems of the cocks extend through the register and are controlled by a loose key. A mica observation window in the top of the combustion chamber also is provided. The furnace is 12% in. square and is made in three heights--1o, 20 and 30-in. The rated consumption for the 20-in. furnace is about 20 cu. ft. per hour and the warm air delivery 7,000 cu. ft. per hour. PURAIR BASEMENT UNIT. Cut not available. FIG. 102. Descripti0n.--The above is a converted PURAIR floor furnace. The register has been removed and replaced by a top casing 12 in. square by 10 in. high with openings for hot-air pipes leading to one or more registers. In the cut the screened inlet-air opening and the sections of the heating chambers immediately behind it have been removed to show the burner and its connections. In this furnace the pilot and burner cocks are controlled from the bottom. Descripti0n.--The No. 11 furnace, shown in Fig. 103, is so designed that the legs can be reversed and used as hangers where it is more convenient to suspend the furnace from the joists. Cold air enters the heater at the bottom and passes through a series of tubes, as well as along the sides of the firebox and heating chamber. It is discharged into the outer casing and hot-air pipe and is then conducted to the floor above. This heater makes use of artificial fuel the "fuels" being placed in a basket suspended above a one-piece, drilled-port burner. The catalogued dimensions and sizes follow: --Square feet Size of body No. Height.. radiat-r--------of over-Hot-air pipes to register ing Width Length Height 3in. all 1---J-Size of No. surface inches inches inches tubes inches...show more

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  • Paperback | 24 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 1mm | 64g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236816420
  • 9781236816429