Oil burner and boiler damaged from building fire: Notice those rust stains below the oil burner inspection port above and to the left of the burner tube? This oil fired heating boiler has been flooded. The photo above with the rusty oil burner flue shows the probable passage of water entry, down the flue.
Some boilers do double duty as hot-water heaters as well. Tips for Inspecting a Boiler. As you can imagine, with gas, fire, hot water and pressure, boilers can be quite dangerous. The first thing you want to check on a boiler is the nameplate, which shows what brand of boiler it is.
Procedures for Inspecting Hot Water Heating Boiler Systems ... of Examination of Oil-Fired Hot Water Boilers. ... operating the boiler. What are we looking at?
(For more information on oil boilers, refer to the guide Oil-Fired Boilers. For more on Category IV boilers, see Condensing Boilers.) Since 1992, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), under the National Appliance Energy Conservation Act, has required that small gas boilers have an AFUE of at least 80%.
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If after inspecting the radiators you are still uncertain about the type of your system, you will need to inspect the boiler. Steam-fired boilers will have a small glass tube, called a sight glass, mounted on the side of the boiler. This sight glass is intended to show the level of water inside the boiler.
required every time the boiler is due for a new certificate of inspection. Boiler water treatment is a very important part of the overall maintenance program of a boiler. Improper water treatment can lead to shortening the expected life of the boiler. Return to top. Colorado Division of Oil and Public Safety Boiler Inspection Guidance Page 5