Anthracite Coal Discussion and News
Coal News and general discussion on coal related topics such as coal prices, coal quality and where coal dealers are located. General energy related topics may also be posted here.
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On: Thu May 01, 2008 11:35 pm
The Best of Anthracite Coal Forum Topics
A list of noteworthy and very active topics that cover many of the basics and frequently asked questions about using coal to heat your home.
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Last postIn: Researching is a pain in the butt
On: Fri Apr 18, 2008 5:44 pm
Coal Stokers: Boilers, Furnaces and Stoves
A Coal stoker furnace, stoker boiler or stoker stove automatically controls most operations including automatically feeding the coal. They are quite similar to any conventional oil and gas units and easily operated for extended periods of time. They commonly use rice or buckwheat coal.
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Last postIn: I have some questions about the K6 keystoker
On: Fri May 02, 2008 1:08 pm
Hand Fired Coal Stoves
A hand fired coal stove is similar to a wood stove and in some cases can burn either. They need to be regulated and fed by hand usually ever 12 to 24 hours depending on your usage. They require no power to operate making them ideal for rural settings with long power outages.
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Last postIn: Need LOTS of help and advice on getting started
On: Fri May 02, 2008 12:55 pm
Venting, Plumbing, Chimneys, Controls, Coal Bins
Power venting, barometric dampers, flues, chimneys, domestic hot water coils, CO detectors or even how others have constructed their coal bin. If its attached to your coal stove or coal furnace you'll find it here.
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Last postIn: size of a 1 ton coal bin
On: Fri May 02, 2008 1:17 am
Using Bituminous Coal
You can post any and all questions about bituminous use here regardless of whether they fit in any of the other categories. Bituminous is a softer grade of coal but can be used for home heating.
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Last postIn: efm Bituminous boiler testing is next week
On: Fri May 02, 2008 12:45 pm
Anthracite Coal Region History
The history of anthracite is quite a long one in Northeastern Pennsylvania starting well before the turn of the century. You'll find links and information for history and genealogy sites among other things.
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Last postIn: Links
On: Thu Apr 03, 2008 2:47 pm
Wood, Gas, Oil, Geothermal and Other Heating Units
For topics about heating with other types of fuel such as wood burners, gas furnces, oil burners and geothermal heat pumps.
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Last postIn: To biocide or not to biocide
On: Fri May 02, 2008 5:34 am
Feedback, Help Desk & FAQ
What's this button do? How do I...? How come....? Please no questions about coal, this is for forum questions, suggestions or comments only.
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On: Tue Apr 29, 2008 12:08 am
Items For Sale
This is temporary forum where you can post items for sale until I get the classifieds set up.
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Last postIn: Out door Wood Furnace For Sale
On: Thu May 01, 2008 3:29 am
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