Low Draft Reading

jimbob
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Post Sat. Feb. 01, 2014 9:29 pm

Thanks. That is the way mine looks as well.

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titleist1
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Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: Harman Mag Stoker (old style) one in basement, one in workshop
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Harman Mark III on standby for long power outages
Coal Size/Type: Rice/Anthracite; Nut/Anthracite
Location: Cecil County, MD

Post Sun. Feb. 02, 2014 9:11 am

jimbob wrote:They do not give you a centering arrow though to know where the weight really is on the scale.?
True which is why it is hard to set exactly without a manometer (at least for me), although 'exactly' is probably not necessary. But how level and plumb your baro is will affect the accuracy of that scale and having a manometer takes the guesswork out of it.

Also, if you put it in on a diagonal section or in an 'unrecommended' bullhead location like mine, how accurate is the baro scale.


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coaledsweat
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Post Sun. Feb. 02, 2014 9:48 am

I have seen a lot of installs and even with the weight in the wrong location and it is never very far off.

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