TITLE

Common Venting System Problems

AUTHOR(S)
Hagensen, Steen; Beisham, Michael; Sylvia, Mark
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Dec2003, Vol. 75 Issue 12, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses some common problems in venting system. Causes of spillage; Potential problems that are unique to the category of appliance; Problems in integrating mechanical draft systems with venting systems.
ACCESSION #
11657672

 

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