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Oslo: Interesting happenstance......

Post in 'The Hearth Room - Wood Stoves and Fireplaces' started by Shari, Dec 8, 2012.

  1. Shari

    Shari Minister of Fire

    Oct 31, 2008
    Hmmm........ fire's dying low fairly quickly lately.

    Hmmmm....... something's different.

    Investigating, I did the dollar bill test on the front door.

    Mind you, I don't use the front door much unless I'm loading small splits n/s or if I am cleaning the glass.

    Hmmmmmm...... gasket seems loose near the latch.

    More "Hmmmmmmmmmm's" and I found the culprit:

    The shiny spacer that the door latch catches on is loose and is slightly tipped to the side.

    Re-seated the shiny spacer and tightened it up.

    Good to go.


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  2. fire_man

    fire_man Minister of Fire

    Feb 6, 2009
    Eastern Ma

    Glad you found the culprit. It's nice when you can nail the problem quickly.My headaches usually plague me for ages before I finally figure them out.

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