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Old 01-24-2004, 05:44 PM
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Ventless heaters should be used for short periods of time, many are 99 0/0 efficient but still put carbon monoxide into the area it is heating. If the area is not real airtight, it has a way of fumes to escape, through a vent in the roof or something along that line, it may not be too bad. A carbon monoxide detector might be a smart investment. A quick way to take the chill off a room, I would be leery of using them for the main heat source. Kevin, the reason your flame is turning yellow is it is pulling more air to the burner. Blue flames are the hottest, yellow is getting more oxygen, orange will burn with less heat and be a dirtier burn, putting more smoke and particulates into the system. Dan
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