still running 3 1/2 hours.
feed gate open about 40%
the vac switch relocate working fine
if you try to move the v.s. it will open the switch.
Crazy ass stove.
I relocated the vacuum switch to the front of the unit, so it would be easier to test and to make a video.
Started the system up and...
(LOSS OF NEGATIVE PREASURE AT THE VACUUM SWITCH AFTER 10 MINUTES OR SO)
Convection blower works fine no issues, on / off as it should
I will try it on sunday, when i get home from work.
setting is on high.
I will open gate 100% & try.
gate has been on lowest setting.
link to Castile...
Sorry for the confision
I tried it again last night.
When i start the stove this its what its doing.
turn remote to on, starts to drop pellets for...
I started to trouble shoot in again after shut down mode, I have intermitent power to control switch.
I was getting power (120v) to the vac switch in...
Well i took everyones advise and have done the following,
Put on new vacuum hose.
removed all the pellets / changed wood pellets to my old brand...
heat seeker i do not see a link to the video. i don't have a monometer i checked on the price about 100 bucks. (the directions on the switch said "...
Still not sure which triacs to replace now. are you talking about the triacs I have a red box around / red arrow?
I have already replaced the items...
from post #5 picture, are you talking about the 4 prong triacs below the glass fuse??
Snap Disc (S.D.) #1 to convection blower closing on temp rise....
yes i can do that with no problem, new stove pipe with only 400 lbs of pellets burned. I will try it can not hurt.
I'm going to try the old pellets...
I'm not sure a have some other parts triacs, relays, diodes i can try and replace them. does anyone have a schematic of the control board.??
the auger works as it is suposed to now that i replaced the items on the control board.
It will only run non stop if you bypass the vac switch
Heat exchange area has two cleaning rods for soot build up. vacuumed this area too.
ash pan not sure about ash trap??
this is the new vac switch i installed after reading about them on this site.
Grainger item #4XB70
Air Sensing Switch, General Purpose, SPDT,...
I must have taken that the wrong way imacman. my apologies.==c;em
I'm just trying to fix this used stove
I will try a new vac hose.
when i jump the vac switch the system will continously drop pellets.
possibly mal-adjusted switch.
Some may not be quite as fortunate as you imacman to be able to go buy new!
I put this used stove in two weeks ago. while i had the stove out i vacuumed out the whole system, I used 120 psi from my compressor to blow out all...
I ckecked the vacuum switch with a v.m. and no power out of the vac switch while running.
waited about 10 min reset the system. went for about 10-15...
Heat seeker Thanks for the lesson!:rolleyes:
Darryl123 thanks for the info.
Now if I can figure out why I'm losing vacuum after 12 1/2 minutes.:mad:
put in the control all was working fine for about 12 1/2 min. then stopped dropping pellets.
loss of vacuum.
flame hiegth about 6 inches, tried to...
Just replaced items above lets see what happens.
Picture of items removed
I tried to feel if it was getting hot fingers to big. shut off the power and removed the control board and felt to see if AQH2223 was hot, it was...
I just placed order with Mouser will update when i get the parts replaced.
The tech at mouser told me the Triacs are like a timer??
Thanks again for...
Sorry for the miss spelling
When I plugged it back in I found the auger motor fired up but would not cycle on and off.
Auger motor Always on
Excellent site first off,
Thank all of you who respond to all the questions posted on you site.
I have a purchased a used Quara-fire...
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