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Old 4/5/13, 8:52 AM
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This is a Sears boiler (not that it matters with this question). The boiler has a manufacturers line labeled "water line" and the water level is below that. So this may be a stupid question but does that "water line" mean thats where the water line should be? Because obviously its not.
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Old 4/5/13, 9:01 AM
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go here for much information ... Roy

http://www.federalcorp.com/media/TechTip18.pdf
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Old 4/5/13, 9:20 AM
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It is a working range. did it have a low water cut off?



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Old 4/5/13, 9:21 AM
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Nice and thank you. The system was running during the inspection so it looks like that may be the reason for the drop.
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Old 4/6/13, 5:51 AM
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did it have a low water cut off?

When I return for the radon test I will be looking. I did note there was a programmable water feeder.
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Old 4/6/13, 8:12 PM
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right that is the level it should be at, also by the looks of the water in the sight tube no one is flushing once a week
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