In fairness to all, we don't discuss pricing on the Wall. Thanks for your cooperation.
swap gas for oil with replacement core?
First, let me say that this is my first post, and I have learned a great deal - while often being entertained as well - reading the Wall.
I have a 100 year old house with single pipe steam. In 2003 I had the original boiler replaced with a Burnham V8 boiler, which now leaks. Burnham will give me a new Megasteam core as a warranty replacement (I am responsible for labor, of course). But I want to switch to gas. If my plumber will do it, why wouldn't I want to install with a Carlin EZ gas burner? Burnham will only give me less than 2 year balance of warranty on the new core anyway... My alternatives are to take the discounted Burnham Independence boiler that the gas company will sell me as part of a conversion, which I am wary of, or buy an Smith gas boiler.
BTW, I need to hang a small hydronic zone off the boiler and also want to install an indirect water heater. Also, must move the vent from bad chimney to power vent. All doable?