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LP gas fired steam boiler with induced draft

Schreyer Member Posts: 1
I've been looking for an LP gas fired steam boiler with induced draft. The chimney is in bad shape and needs to be removed. It would replace a Burnham oil fired steam boiler rated at 156 MBH with 488 sq ft steam.


    EBEBRATT-Ed Member Posts: 15,529
    Can you fix the chimney enough to put a liner in it? I don't believe anyone makes a steam boiler with induced draft.

    You could power vent a natural draft boiler through the side wall
  • Schreyer
    Schreyer Member Posts: 1
    The chimney's problem is it's poor foundation. I have it strapped to the house just to keep it from falling over.
    The Burnham Independence PV is a gas boiler with induced draft but it only comes in natural gas and there is no conversion kit.
    I have heard that exterior power vents can be noisy and are susceptible to the weather.
    Thank you for your suggestions.
  • dopey27177
    dopey27177 Member Posts: 887
    Fix The chimney.

    Most economical way is to remove the masonry chimney and replace with a double lined stainless steel chimney.

    That chimney comes with kits to secure it to any building surface.

    A clean chimney will prevent any possibility of CO poisoning.