Boiler Cleaning

Old 07-07-19, 11:04 PM
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Smile Boiler Cleaning

I have a building with a MultiTemp HydroTherm Natural Gas Boiler Model No MR 600 480,000 BTUs .
Recently one of the sections has started having black soot particles drop out of the draft hood and fall on the top of the enclosure. I would like to know the procedure for cleaning the inside of the boiler and what size flue brushes to use to get in and clean the soot buildup off of the interior. Will I be needing any fire cement or high temp fiberglass to repair and seal any parts. is there anything else I should be aware of
Old 07-08-19, 02:13 PM
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I would first have an experienced technician perform a combustion analysis of the boiler. Do this before attempting to clean things. A gas-fired boiler should not produce soot.

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