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How do you adjust the pressure on a torpedo heater?


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Consequently, why does my torpedo heater smoke?

do not burn hot, causing the heater to burn out of control. If you are sure of your kerosene and your heater is giving off sooty black smoke it is a sign that the fuel/air mix is off. Make sure your heater is not in a draft. Too much air can create a very high flame condition.

Additionally, how does a torpedo heater work? The heater uses a photocell to “see” the flame in the combustion chamber. Should the flame extinguish, the sensor will stop electrical current, and the heater will shut off.

Subsequently, one may also ask, why do kerosene heaters smell?

odor. While newer kerosene heaters do not present as much of a problem, all such heaters emit a smell when they are being fueled. Odors and excess smoke might also result from the combustion of low-grade fuel or contaminated kerosene; inadequate ventilation.

Who makes Mr heater?

Heater Corporation is a leading manufacturer of quality portable propane infra-red, forced air and convection heaters. Mr. Heater also manufactures wall-mounted and overhead natural gas and propane heaters as well as hoses, fittings and accessories, all made in the U.S.A. Mr.

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