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Replacement motor

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heydan
heydan Member Posts: 2
Folks, is there anyone who can help me figure out which replacement motor to get for my oil burner? Here are some photos of the current setup:



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  • Jamie Hall
    Jamie Hall Member Posts: 23,455
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    You might try Grainger and see if you can find one with exactly the same specs...
    Br. Jamie, osb
    Building superintendent/caretaker, 7200 sq. ft. historic house museum with dependencies in New England
  • BobC
    BobC Member Posts: 5,479
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    Smith G8-3 with EZ Gas @ 90,000 BTU, Single pipe steam
    Vaporstat with a 12oz cut-out and 4oz cut-in
    3PSI gauge
  • Steamhead
    Steamhead Member Posts: 16,904
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    Carlin makes a PSC motor for these burners, part# 98022S.
    All Steamed Up, Inc.
    Towson, MD, USA
    Steam, Vapor & Hot-Water Heating Specialists
    Oil & Gas Burner Service
    Consulting
    SWEIbilltwocase
  • heydan
    heydan Member Posts: 2
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    Thanks guys. I think a Carlin 98022 motor will do the job and FW Webb, which is close to me, has it for $64 and will let me return it if it doesn't fit. I'm going to go get it now.
  • billtwocase
    billtwocase Member Posts: 2,385
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    PSC all the way, just check your coupling length. I find the motor shafts can be slightly longer on PSC motors, Some Beckett anyway, and can cause a problem down the road