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DanHolohanDanHolohan Member, Moderator, Administrator Posts: 14,620
Retired and loving it.


  • SteamheadSteamhead Member Posts: 12,925
    Cue the "Twilight Zone" theme....................
    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.
  • JUGHNEJUGHNE Member Posts: 5,648
    Is this located near Hollywood...anything is possible?
  • HenryHenry Member Posts: 888
    A Cat II /Cat IV boiler that makes wet steam? WOW that is a smart ingeneer, Here thay have to put ING after thier signatures. In the trade we say: Intelligence Not Guaranteed
  • Mark EathertonMark Eatherton Member Posts: 5,844
    Not EVEN a RayPak boiler... I've seen RayPaks make steam, and it will make your sphincter do the momba, and make your feet want to run away from your body. I believe the industry term is "Low mass dance"... Scary stuff...

    It's not so much a case of "You got what you paid for", as it is a matter of "You DIDN'T get what you DIDN'T pay for, and you're NOT going to get what you thought you were in the way of comfort". Borrowed from Heatboy.
  • DanHolohanDanHolohan Member, Moderator, Administrator Posts: 14,620
    And the steam will be, as the engineer wrote, very wet. Thank you very much!
    Retired and loving it.
  • Dale_3Dale_3 Member Posts: 48
    @DanHolohan --The best Craigslist add I think I have ever seen. Thanks for sharing. :smile:
  • jumperjumper Member Posts: 1,311
    I think I remember RayPak offering a steamer. I presumed it was their customary forced circulation heater with some sort of steam drum?
  • EBEBRATT-EdEBEBRATT-Ed Member Posts: 5,712
    At least they have the boiler manuals.

    Too bad they can't read them and determine that it's a hot water boiler.

    Just like all the steam boiler problems we have on THE WALL with improper near boiler piping.

    Reading is apparently becoming a problem
  • IronmanIronman Member Posts: 5,005
    "An engineer"? Maybe in sanitation, because it's getting pretty deep around him.
    Bob Boan

    You can choose to do what you want, but you cannot choose the consequences.
  • Solid_Fuel_ManSolid_Fuel_Man Member Posts: 1,492
    I still thing that centrifugal steam fan on the back of the boiler is worth at least 5,000 bucks. Those steam fans really help with moving that very wet steam.
    Master electrician specialising in boiler and burner controls, multiple fuel systems, radiant system controls, building controls, and universal refrigeration tech.
  • JUGHNEJUGHNE Member Posts: 5,648
    Dan quoted from a book he had read during one of his annual marathons of literature about "huge pumps laboring to push steam thru a heating system" there is a place for it. ;)
  • DanHolohanDanHolohan Member, Moderator, Administrator Posts: 14,620
    Retired and loving it.
  • Leon82Leon82 Member Posts: 610
    He didn't even get the boing point of right.
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