The Esco Institute: Gas Heating Textbook
Company: The ESCO Institute
Description: This book provides students and practicing technicians with the information and knowledge necessary to safely work on systems that incorporate gas combustion to provide heat. The information to service, maintain, and install these systems is also presented in an easy-to-understand format. The manual is full of color images and diagrams, incorporates service call scenarios and solutions, and includes end-of-chapter worksheets. The spiral binding textbook will allow students to tear out worksheets for grading by the instructor. The topics included are safe working practices, fuel properties, combustion of both natural gas and LP, proper venting procedures for gas-burning appliances, fuel system components of furnaces and boilers, furnace and boiler components and controls, sequence of operations and schematics for furnaces and boilers, gas piping sizing and installation, furnace and boiler installations, and troubleshooting mechanical and electrical faults.
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