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by Brian Sallee

  1. Using your Testo analyzer, run a combustion analyzation test.
    • Using your Testo analyzer, run a combustion analyzation test.

    • Stack temperature should be between 350 to 450 degrees fahrenheit.

    • O2 Percentage should be between 3-10% depending on the type of boiler.

    • Carbon monoxide parts per million (ppm) should be between .1 to 10 ppm.

    • Gross Efficiency should be between 85-95%.

  2. Remove each burner tube and inspect for damage and wear and tear.
    • Remove each burner tube and inspect for damage and wear and tear.

    • Burner tubes rarely need to be replaced but they should be removed for inspection every time mainteance is performed.

  3. For Steam Boilers Only
    • For Steam Boilers Only

    • Verify the low water cutoff is functioning properly. If the green and red indicator lights are flashing that indicates the low water cutoff has an error.

    • Press the red reset button to reset the low water cutoff. That should resolve any errors.

  4. The pressure controller should be set to 1.0 PSI for low-pressure boilers.
    • The pressure controller should be set to 1.0 PSI for low-pressure boilers.

Conclusion

Any errors or ideas for improvement should be submitted via comments.

Brian Sallee

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