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Anyone know a gas burner approved for Burnham Megasteam?

JosephJoseph Posts: 159Member
Hi. I have a customer who has a Burnham Megasteam 629SL-sb 1.65 gph firing rate boiler. He wants to put on  a gas burner. I just got off the phone with Carlin and they said since its a postive overfire pressure boiler, it needs a welded flange which they have not made yet? has anyone done a conversion burner on one  of these yet?

Thanks

Joe

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  • j aj a Posts: 1,795Member
    read

    You may want to start by reading the and o manual for the burnham mega steam...It clearly states, there position on converting from oil to gas.  Read page 4 warnings and you will find your answer...ja
  • j aj a Posts: 1,795Member
    did you

    Hello  Did you review the manufactures warnings and make your decision based on that....I am just wondering ?   ja
  • SteamheadSteamhead Posts: 12,232Member
    This keeps coming up

    there has recently been a "changing of the guard" at Burnham, so their perspective has changed. I don't know anything specific, but do know they are now listening to us. Keep mentioning this when you talk to Burnham's people. 
    All Steamed Up, Inc.
    "Reducing our country's energy consumption, one system at a time"
    Steam, Vapor & Hot-Water Heating Specialists
    Oil & Gas Burner Service
    Baltimore, MD (USA) and consulting anywhere.
    https://heatinghelp.com/find-a-contractor/detail/all-steamed-up-inc
  • j aj a Posts: 1,795Member
    interesting

    Are you referring to the name Burnham to U S Boiler..I have attended several of there very recent info/training sessions and have not herd this...Like someone once said if it [aint] in writing you [aint[ got it..Last time I called to even ask, the tech guy referred me to that page and said if I even consider doing a conversion burner to take off the Burnham label and attaching part and seriel numbers...And put your own name on it....I got that....I understand the pros and cons but I always go by the book, on situations like this.  ja
  • j aj a Posts: 1,795Member
    Joseph

    Hello     I am wondering If you read the book and made a decision...Its always good ,when we hear back from people who ask questions...Just to see if we helped...
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