Plugging up Selkirk DT during off season

Post in 'The Pellet Mill - Pellet and Multifuel Stoves' started by mepellet, Oct 4, 2011.

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  1. mepellet

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    Curious how people with the Selkirk DT venting plug the outside air intake when not using the stove in the summer. I got my stove installed about a month ago and noticed a bunch of surface rust on the inside. Not sure if I should plug it up now though since we will be burning in a few weeks. Anyway, it got me thinking about how to plug it up next spring. Thanks.
     
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    I got a black plastic cap with my kit.

    It fits over the outer pipe when the termination adapter is removed.

    I'll try to get a pic when I get home.
     
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    what was the kit number you got? I wonder if I should have also got that. I bought it through the dealer.
     
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    my dealer puts the kits together.

    I looked for the cap on Selkirks site and couldn't find it.
     

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    Thats way too slick smoke! Please do some digging if you can!
     
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    I wonder if I can buy just that cap.
     
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    mepellet- Just wondering if you figured anything out?
     
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    I've looked and am interested also......
     
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    Sorry, I hadn't looked into it since I won't need it until next spring. But I did send Earth Sense Energy Systems a message using the link you provided. I will let you know what I find out.
     
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    thanks.

    hopefully they hook you up.
     
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    I plugged mine up using foil tape - I used foil tape on the OAK intake vent and I pulled off my end cap and foil taped the 4" Selkirk exhaust PL vent. Just removed the tape yesterday, no corrosion anywhere inside or outside the PL vent, worked like a champ.
     
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    The equivalent part # from Caplugs.com is (I believe) CE-322. The PC/CE series plugs appear to be the same thing. Check-out this link:

    http://www.caplugs.com/productdetails.aspx?id=10000043&itemno=CE+SERIES

    It looks like you can buy a case of 16 for $88.90 (plus shipping/tax). Spec sheet says it's 6.62" inside diameter...sounds about right. Anybody wanna take the plunge on a case? I'll buy one!
     
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    request a free sample from the left menu under customer service.

    I provided a link in post #6
     
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    Ordered one, Thanks
     
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    Very sly! I can use my work addy and title to get mine! :cheese:
     
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    Just ordered mine...suhweet! How long you think before they figure it out?
     
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    didn't know you were using selkirk?
     
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    No I have PVP. But they do have a size to fit that too! :)
     
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    Thanks! I also ordered a free sample. I have not heard back from Earth Sense Energy Systems.
     
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    the free sample person is gonna be busy tomorrow
     
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    I sent them a message saying its all your FAULT! ;-P
     
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    I just had a package arrive at work and I thought "wow that was fast"..... false alarm though....
     
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    Nice guys finish last.
     
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    Has anyone received the sample yet? I got a confirmation email that it was being sent a few days ago.
     
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