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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Last postIn: Fall 2008 Meet and Greet (AKA Coal Nerd Fest)
By: coal berner
On: Sun Sep 07, 2008 1:06 am
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: Carbon Monoxide Detector SAFETY WARNING
On: Sat Sep 06, 2008 7:01 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: Jumping on the wagon!!!
On: Sun Sep 07, 2008 5:01 am
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: Manometer settings recommended by Hitzer?
On: Sun Sep 07, 2008 12:24 am
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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On: Sun Sep 07, 2008 4:59 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: bit coal smoke,ash and smell
By: Josh H
On: Thu Sep 04, 2008 6:41 am
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: semi-anthracite
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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: Pellet stove - Help to convert :)
On: Thu Aug 28, 2008 4:59 pm
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: Gentleman Janitor Boiler For Sale
On: Sat Sep 06, 2008 5:52 pm
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