Radiant tube heater exhaust pipe. The installation service and maintenance of this heater must be performed by a contractor qualified in the installation and service of gas. For complete assembly and installation instructions use this Tube Heater General Manual in conjunction with the Series Insert Manual that accompanies this piece. For an approved vent cap. 320000 BTU total Package Includes. Installation manual can be downloaded from here. In many cases using directional control of the exhaust with a hub is enough to fix problems where ice is building up on or inside of an intake vent. Another problem with pipes sticking straight out of a home or business is that snow can be warmed by the exhaust just before it is pulled into the intake pipe where it then freezes.
Designed for the heating of industrial and manufacturing halls commercial and service buildings warehouses and sport halls. I havent put a moisture meter on my lumber in the winter since we have very dry winters anyway. Heater fan blower squirrel cage intake and exhaust are clean and free from dirt and obstructions. The radiant tubes work by burning the air-gas mixture inside the radiating. The vent is single wall Type B as supplied by the manufacturer has a 4×3 reducer from the output end of the heater and then 3 straight pipe with 2x 90 elbows. Safety information required during installation and operation of this heater is provided in this manual and the labels on the product.
This heater is a self-contained infrared radiant tube heater for use in locations where flammable gases or vapors are not generally present as defined by OSHA acceptable limits and is. The 4 air intake pipe does not exceed 20 feet andor 2 elbows. – Air inlets must be sufficient in the premises in order to allow a good supply of the burner with air of combustion Plan for an external air flow of at least 175 m3h per installed kW.
IF THE JOINTS ABOVE THE CEILING DONT HAVE THE RED SEALANT or the sealant is failing to maintain the original seal or the vent pipe has settled and caused a seal to fail there is a good chance condensation is leaking out with a small amount of Flue Byproducts exhaust gas.
Of 4 pipe Use the following correction factors to obtain the equivalent length. When the object becomes hot it heats the surrounding air and any other objects. If you use single-wall pipe to penetrate the exterior wall a fire may result. Maximum horizontal length for 4 pipe is 25 ft Subtract 10 ft.