Re: Pictorial of All DF520 Stoker Parts and Assemblies

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: DE520

Post Sat. Sep. 13, 2008 8:57 am

I need to replace the blower motor on my DF520. How do I get the old motor off???

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Hand Fed Coal Boiler: 1981 efm wcb-24 in use 365 days a year
Coal Size/Type: Anthracite/Chestnut
Other Heating: Hearthstone wood stove
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Post Sat. Sep. 20, 2008 7:32 am

Turn off all electricity to the unit and disconnect the motor wires.

Loosen the allen screw that attaches the motor coupling to the gearbox shaft. Remove the 3 bolts that hold the motor cover to the fan housing. Pull straight out. If you have the old style coupler, just remove the 3 bolts and pull straight out. If the cover won't pull straight out, gently use a chisel to move the cover away from the fan housing.
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