How much gas does a pilot light use?
Keeping my heating system switched off for a full week recently, I was able to measure the amount of gas used by the boiler's pilot light. The digits on the meter changed by 1 unit over a period of 7 days. The boiler is a 15+ year-old Glow-worm Mk 2. Perhaps more modern boilers are less wasteful? ...
Asked in Home & Garden, Hydrocarbons
How much propane does a pilot light burn per hour?
.02 gallons. A pilot uses roughly 15 gallons of propane per month. Take 15 gallons, divide it into 30 days = 0.5 gallons a day. Divide that answer by 24 = .020833 gallons per hour. ...
Boiler System Repair?
form_title=Boiler System Repair form_header=7043 Please describe the type of boiler system which needs repairing*= () Natural gas fired () Propane gas fired () Oil fired () Electric fired How would you describe the nature of the problem? (Select all that apply)*=  Gas smell  Power failure  No heat in one location  No heat in all locations  Cracked radiator  Leaky radiator  Leaky boiler  Pilot light out on boiler  Broken baseboard radiator cover  Radiant heat...
Asked in Fireplaces
How much gas from a fireplace are you using when the pilot light is on?
ABOUT 875 BTUs a month, or 6.4 CCF per month
Asked in Movies
How much money did Boiler Room gross domestically?
Boiler Room grossed $16,963,963 in the domestic market.
Asked in Light Bulbs and Artificial Lighting
Can faulty electrical wiring cause light bulbs to burn out quicker?
If light bulbs are burning out quickly the light fixture could be getting too much electricity due to faulty wiring. They could also burn out due to a loose wire or screwing the light bulb in too tight. ...
Does an oil furnace have a pilot light?
Well, the answer is "yes and no". A True oil FURNACE or BOILER does NOT not normally have a 'pilot light". Instead, they have some type of electrical ignition system. In the past--this was accomplished with an "iron" type of transformer that increased the 120 volt line voltage to 6-10 thousand volts, enough to cause a spark to jump across a pair of electrodes mounted above the "nozzle" where the oil sprays out of.This spark would ignite the oil and a very...
How do you light the pilot on a atlanta superflame?
In the middle of the unit is the pilot , while setting valve to pilot (note if u push down on the pilot valve u will here gas-do not hold for long or to much gas will accumulate) light within 1st five-10 secinds. If u dont light right away turn off and wait 5 minutes. Then try again, when pilot is depressed hold lighter above where gas line goes to center of heater. You should have heat-the green knob that says...
What does the power rating of a light bulb measure?
The power rating of light bulbs tells how much electric energy in watts the bulb consumes when burning. As an aside, a rule of thumb for estimating how much you are paying to burn a light bulb for a year, the number of watts equals the number of dollars. So if you burn a 40 watt bulb for a year it costs about $40. If only at night cut that in half and say it costs $20. If you burn 5...
Asked in Calorie Count
You can only do breast stroke will that tone you up?
if breaststroke is done right u can burn many calories it has to be quick like too though. if its just a light swim u wont burn as much ...