You may want to look into a Garn Boiler
Please be careful I have two friends who lost there houses due to wood burners
I got one when they first came out but my first fire it started to puff and i pulled it back out.I'm going to give it another try probabley had...
Hey SK what you have is very close to what I want but with a garn barn on one end I'll also install patio doors on all sides that I can open in the...
You can't beat a wood fired pizza
Look up KarlK he is my brother and has one .He likes it a lot
It is a vertical and garn advised against any spark arestor.But the spark issue is only one part of the equation.I'm looking for a excuse to cover...
The new chimney location will be more like 27' away from house
I have a 1500v garn now inside an attached room 24'x12'.on the backside of my garage.In some of my past post I wrote where I was getting sparks from...
Here is my daily read.It's a great place to get good advice. http://www.survivalblog.com/
I bought those washing machine hoses with the two female ends and they worked great
I had boiler drains in the right place and used a sump pump in a bucket then flushed with clean water.My garn is 187* and my feed to house is 180*
I did another cleaning with white vinegar and was very pleased with the results.I'm reading a 8* difference now
I think your right.Pump speed and demand would make a differance I would be happy with a 10* spread
I seem to go thru magnesiun rods and was wondering if aluminum rods would work the same
Yes the vinegar worked..I still have a 14* differance so I might use sizzle.I have a easy set up for flushing like yours.
I think it's the magnesium from the rod
I knew I had a problem when I cleaned my strainer and it was blocked with white paste
I'm cleaning it with white vinegar now and seeing an improvment.anybody know how long to let it soak?
I have been looking at the rosco.I'm going to clean it today then install filter
George the only thing left is the center core The stuff in the strainer looks like a white paste.
Can anyone tell me if there are tell tale signs that a heat exchanger is blocked.I am not getting good heat transfer and wondering if it's my pump or...
My water always tests good. I sure would like to not keep buying anode rods.Do you think it's safe not to?
I posted before that I was using up my anode rods and now I think they are causing me other problems.I noticed my performance declining on my garn...
I would think the Garn air intake dampner would help to make char
With my new controller it shuts down with coals still glowing.I use them to start the next fire
Chris and Heaterman
If you had to guess how much improvment can I expect to gain with the new dampner? It seems with my setup(vertical Garn) if I...
I find that mine rarely smokes more then 10 min.and never towards the end.I try to use enough kindling and start a good fire with my blow torch.If I...
No just a thumb but I'll say I laughed at my brothers untill I tryed it and then whent and bought one
the bucket does move aqnd the thumb is fixed
If you take the time to pack your small splits it should help.My set up is very similar to yours (air intake and vertical) I bought a flow stabilizer...
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