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coalnewbie
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Posts: 6196
Joined: Sat. May. 24, 2008 4:26 pm
Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: LL AnthraKing 180K, Pocono110K,KStokr 90K, DVC
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Invader 2
Baseburners & Antiques: Wings Best, Glenwood #8(x2) Herald 116x
Coal Size/Type: Rice,
Other Heating: Heating Oil CH, Toyotomi OM 22
Location: Chester, NY

Post Thu. Apr. 17, 2014 12:06 pm

http://mofga.net/Forums/tabid/56/aff/15/aft/1074/ ... fault.aspx
Response from poster reality check (last one)
it's good you sold the Hitzer and got something else. be careful on NEPA crossroads. there is some good information there, but a lot of MIS-information too. the majority of the coal burners there really don't know what they are doing. they tend to recommend the products they have been conned into buying from local dealers, or local shops. for one thing, don't put a baro damper on a hand fired coal stove. many on NEPA do that, it's a mistake. another issue is, there is a core group on NEPA that tend to push a newbie coal heater into buying a vintage antique stove. that would be a huge mistake. there are a few on there who speculate in these old stoves and sell 6-10 of them a year. they buy them for a few hundred or less, then sell them at a huge profit. beware. an antique stove needs a ton of work to make it safe and reliable. they also are not airtight or as efficient as a newer stove. good luck with the installation and heating.
If somebody is bored enough you can set this clown straight....
Posted by an unreasonable adult.

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Lightning
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Posts: 8289
Joined: Wed. Nov. 16, 2011 9:51 am
Hand Fed Coal Furnace: Overmodified/Bored out Clayton 1537
Coal Size/Type: Anthracite/Awesome Size
Location: Olean, NY

Post Thu. Apr. 17, 2014 12:38 pm

Wow.. that's terrible..
Infuriating actually...

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Carbon12
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Posts: 2230
Joined: Tue. Oct. 11, 2011 6:53 pm
Stoker Coal Boiler: Keystoker KA-6
Coal Size/Type: Rice/Anthracite
Other Heating: Heat Pump/Forced Hot Air Oil Furnace
Location: Harrisburg, PA

Post Thu. Apr. 17, 2014 12:48 pm

You can lead a horse to water, but......... :mad:
No matter where you go,......there you are.


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tsb
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Posts: 1797
Joined: Wed. Jul. 30, 2008 8:38 pm
Stoker Coal Boiler: Binford 2000
Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: LL Pioneer top vent
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Saey Hanover II
Baseburners & Antiques: Grander Golden Oak , Glenwood # 6
Coal Size/Type: All of them
Location: Douglassville, Pa

Post Thu. Apr. 17, 2014 4:36 pm

Do I have to put green foot prints next to my post ?
( that doesn't sound right does it ? )
Coal -- It's not a hobby, It's an addiction.

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VigIIPeaBurner
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Posts: 2293
Joined: Fri. Jan. 11, 2008 10:49 am
Hot Air Coal Stoker Furnace: Keystoker Koker
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Vermont Casting Vigilant II 2310
Other Heating: #2 Oil Furnace
Location: Pequest River Valley, Warren Co NJ

Post Thu. Apr. 17, 2014 5:10 pm

Reminds me of the dribble that former member use to post. Fellow went by many names as he tried to regain access to the forum: Coalcracker, then dustyashpan, then rustyrelics, then Stanky. Might be wrong but he had a thing against the old Victorian stoves and would routinely revert to that theme.
3 Videos: Chavez can shov(el) it . . . & he's @ it full time now!

Sunny Boy
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Posts: 12600
Joined: Mon. Nov. 11, 2013 1:40 pm
Hand Fed Coal Boiler: Anthracite Industrial, domestic hot water heater
Baseburners & Antiques: Glenwood range 208, # 6 base heater, 2 Modern Oak 118.
Coal Size/Type: Nuts !
Other Heating: Oil &electric plenum furnace
Location: Central NY

Post Thu. Apr. 17, 2014 5:27 pm

Link doesn't work for me, but it sounds a lot like coal crackup.

Speaking of "dribble" - last I heard he was over on Hearth.com sharing his ex-spurt opinion. :roll:

Paul
So many stoves - so few chimneys. I must be coal-stone crazy.


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ONEDOLLAR
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Posts: 1867
Joined: Thu. Dec. 01, 2011 6:09 pm
Hand Fed Coal Stove: 2014 Chubby Prototype
Coal Size/Type: Nut/Anthracite
Location: Sooner Country Oklahoma
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Post Thu. Apr. 17, 2014 5:50 pm

Yep that is CoalCracker. He got the boot from hearth.com as well....
It is the small things in life that push us over the edge........

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michaelanthony
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Posts: 3982
Joined: Sat. Nov. 22, 2008 10:42 pm
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Vigilant 2310, gold marc box stove, vogelzang pot belly coat rack
Baseburners & Antiques: Home Sparkle 12
Coal Size/Type: Coal Contractor's stove, a little Kimmels 'nut
Other Heating: Very cold FHA oil furnace
Location: millinocket,me.
Contact:

Post Thu. Apr. 17, 2014 5:56 pm

I remember this paint fume, I remember when he said he heated his home in I believe N.Y. state on a ton of coal. I think Lightning called him out on it and he wouldn't respond...a total d bag.
never yell through a screen...you'll strain your voice.

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Richard S.
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Posts: 12710
Joined: Fri. Oct. 01, 2004 8:35 pm
Stoker Coal Boiler: Van Wert VA1200
Coal Size/Type: Buckwheat/Anthracite
Location: NEPA

Post Thu. Apr. 17, 2014 5:57 pm

That's a member that was banned who went on a posting spree... whatever. Just sends people to my site. :lol:

Closing this as I'm not interested in having a discussion about it.
"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits."

- Albert Einstein

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