Boiler Insulation

Stoker Coal Boilers automatically feed the coal and have controls and pumps just like any conventions boiler. They are intended to be used as a primary heat and often have domestic hot water coils as an added bonus. They can be set up independently or in dual sytem with your existing oil/gas boiler. They can accommodate both hot water base board or steam plumbing.
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Stove/Furnace Make: EFM
Stove/Furnace Model: 350
Location: North River, N.Y.

Post Sun. Nov. 11, 2012 7:49 pm

My EFM 350 has no case or insulation, refurbished . I was wondering what is the best insulation to use, and where to get it? I am thinking of making a metal case to enclose it. Any suggestions , ideas ? Thanks John

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Stoker Coal Boiler: EFM DF520
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Hitzer 50-93
Coal Size/Type: Lehigh Rice
Other Heating: Dad's 1953 EFM Highboy
Location: Chazy, NY

Post Sun. Nov. 11, 2012 7:55 pm

Foil faced foam insulation and foil tape can do a pretty nice job if you take your time.

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