The Norfolk BroadsThe Norfolk Broads
Username Password
Norfolk Broads Weather

Mon, 11 Apr 2016 7:20 am BST- Light Rain
5 Day Forecast

Wind 2.0 mph @ 40°
48.0°F/8.89°C Humidity 93% Pressure 29.65 (S)

Welcome to The Norfolk Broads Forum
This is THE Worlds Largest Forum devoted to the Norfolk Broads, here you can discuss issues about the Norfolk Broads. Or just somewhere to chat with others interested in the Norfolk Broads area.

Please Help Support The Norfolk Broads Forum
OR

The Norfolk Broads Forum / Broads Boat Owners Q & A / Diesel heaters
login
join
Graphics Off
Search
Forum Members - Book your Hoseasons holiday today, Just call 0345 498 6296

This is a moderated forum Reply to this DiscussionReply to Discussion | Start new discussionNew Discussion << previous || next >> 
Posted By Discussion Topic: Diesel heaters

Similar Threads That Might Help :
Diesel Heaters - But Which Type ????| Advice on fitting a diesel heater| Advice on fitting a diesel heater| Advice on fitting a diesel heater| Wanted - Webasto/Eberspacher diesel heater|

-- Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

book mark this topic Printer-friendly Version  send this discussion to a friend  new posts last

ADI
Dec-20-2021 @ 9:23 PM                           Permalink
reply
edit
profile
send p.m.
Been Posting For a Long Time
Posts: 2204
Joined: Oct 2009
ADI
          

Add To Ignore List
Hi just wondering what sealant to use on the exhaust pipe to seal it to the heater and skin fitting? how about this geocel-trade-mate-plumber-flue-silicone-black

Regards

Adrian  Michelle

Beck  Braydon and Mere.

Greybeard
Dec-20-2021 @ 12:12 AM                           Permalink
reply
edit
profile
send p.m.
Forum Regular
Posts: 162
Joined: Sep 2021
          

Add To Ignore List
I never used any sealers, but you must use high quality clamps, stainless "mikalor" are very good, they have a saddle that clamps evenly around the entire fitting making a gas tight seal.

the cheap screw clamps that are supplied with some heaters are not fit for purpose, except for the hot air side.

my appearance is down to me, my attitude is down to you.

annville
Dec-21-2021 @ 1:11 PM                           Permalink
reply
edit
profile
send p.m.
Lives to Post
Posts: 1477
Joined: Oct 2013
          

Add To Ignore List
Hi Adrian yes that would be ok , Why do you need a sealant not usually needed, there should be a tight fit between hose and hull fitting with a clamp there to stop it coming of,  there isn't any pressure as exhaust gas is just blowing through to atmosphere the hose needs to point/slope downwards at the fitting to stop/allow water to run outside and not back to heater. John

ADI
Dec-21-2021 @ 9:56 PM                           Permalink
reply
edit
profile
send p.m.
Been Posting For a Long Time
Posts: 2204
Joined: Oct 2009
ADI
          

Add To Ignore List
Oh okay I just thought with Co2 its best to be belt and braces, but yes it is a snug fit so when clamped should be ok.

Regards

Adrian  Michelle

Beck  Braydon and Mere.

PAGE: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Home Photo Gallery Days Afloat Contact Us
Chat Room Downloads Norfolk Broads @ Amazon Make My Logo
Shops & Businesses Members Gear Norfolk Broads @ EBay Holiday Calendar
Pub Guide Tide Tables SOS List Popular Threads
2017 Calendar Contest Make A Donation Links Hireboat Info
Norfolk Broads @ CafePress FAQ Broads Quiz Forum Events
Advertise With Us Forum Shop Boating Bits Stickys and FAQs Boating Bits Hirecraft List

 

 

 



Copyright © 2005 Y2KInternet, All Rights Reserved.