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The man who first showed us how to burn oil

HeatingHelp Posts: 464
edited August 2018 in THE MAIN WALL

The man who first showed us how to burn oil

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  • Jamie Hall
    Jamie Hall Member Posts: 17,025
    That last paragraph is worth the rest of the article!
    Br. Jamie, osb
    Building superintendent/caretaker, 7200 sq. ft. historic house museum with dependencies in New England
    rick in Alaska
  • Steamhead
    Steamhead Member Posts: 14,832
    The May Oil Burner Co, makers of Quiet May, was based in Baltimore. I still see old emergency switches with that name on them.

    What happened to the burner they were testing?
    All Steamed Up, Inc.
    Steam, Vapor & Hot-Water Heating Specialists
    Oil & Gas Burner Service
    HVACNUT Member Posts: 4,187
    edited August 2018
    That's awesome. And holy cow that burner is huge.
    Looks like they solved static pressure issues with the indirect down flow fan.
    I love in one of the advertisements, you know it's safe because the kids are playing and the boiler is right there in the background. Good marketing.