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Post by lsayre » Sat. Mar. 12, 2011 4:05 pm

The 'Pictures Of Your Stove' thread is one of the longest running and most popular on the NEPACrossroads.com website. How about a thread exclusively for pictures of your boilers?

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Post by mikeandgerry » Sat. Mar. 12, 2011 4:15 pm

My AA 130M was installed in 2007 with a primary/secondary system and salvaged cast iron radiators.

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Only a novice would install radiation near his boiler!

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This was definitely overkill for my little house but individual room control is nice.

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Post by lsayre » Sat. Mar. 12, 2011 4:21 pm

That's one terrific looking install of a fantastic looking boiler!!!!

 
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Post by AA130FIREMAN » Sat. Mar. 12, 2011 4:24 pm

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Post by lsayre » Sat. Mar. 12, 2011 4:29 pm

The yellow auger gives it a sort of a race car like appeal. Another great looking install. I'm having a hard time sorting out the hot water tank lines though, and since I plan something similar (whereby no one will likely be able to figure mine out either) I need to do some more study of that end of it.

 
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Post by AA130FIREMAN » Sat. Mar. 12, 2011 4:47 pm

lsayre wrote:The yellow auger gives it a sort of a race car like appeal. Another great looking install. I'm having a hard time sorting out the hot water tank lines though, and since I plan something similar (whereby no one will likely be able to figure mine out either) I need to do some more study of that end of it.
IF you are able to read my yellow crayon :P You have to know for a left handed person, it's hard to use a crayon with a right handed mouse :lol:

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Post by lsayre » Sat. Mar. 12, 2011 5:09 pm

Yes, that was greatly helpful. Many thanks!!!

 
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Post by sterling40man » Sat. Mar. 12, 2011 5:45 pm

Keystoker K6 installed February 2009 and loving it!

Remote series install with 120' (60' underground) between boilers.

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Post by lsayre » Sat. Mar. 12, 2011 6:37 pm

I've noticed that most of the coal boiler installs feature individual zone circulators. Does anyone have an install that features zone valves in the place of zone circulators?

 
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Post by raw79 » Mon. Mar. 14, 2011 9:53 pm

1955 EFM 520 First fire last week March 6, 2011 Boiler is 110' from main house. I Should have installed it 30 years ago.
GO COAL !!!!

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Post by alively5 » Mon. Mar. 14, 2011 11:00 pm

Here is my AHS S-130 installed October 2009.

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Post by Rob R. » Tue. Mar. 15, 2011 9:00 am

My dad's 1954 EFM 520 "Highboy".
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My 1981 DF520. It will get some tweaks and paint this summer.
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Post by MATTHEW D. » Wed. Mar. 23, 2011 7:48 am

AXEMAN-ANDERSON 130, HYDRONIC RADIANT HEAT. HEAT ENTIRE LIVING SPACE, BASEMENT, GARAGES, & DOMESTIC HOT WATER. COAL BIN HOLDS 8 TON, 1 YEAR SUPPLY.

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Post by Rob R. » Wed. Mar. 23, 2011 8:19 am

Beautiful install Matt. Any pictures of the 900?

 
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Post by MATTHEW D. » Wed. Mar. 23, 2011 8:27 am

I'LL GET SOME OF MY 900 SOMETIME TODAY.

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