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Re: waste-oil heaters?

To: "Rex Burkheimer" <>, "bownes" <>,
Subject: Re: waste-oil heaters?
From: "Phil Ethier" <>
Date: Mon, 23 Oct 2000 21:56:09 -0500

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From: Rex Burkheimer <>
To: bownes <>; shop-talk <>
Date: Monday, October 23, 2000 12:10 PM
Subject: Re: waste-oil heaters?

>At $1200 that's too steep for this project.
>If I can buy one for ~@200, I won't try to make one.
>Or maybe I would anyway, just because it's my nature ;)

Waste-oil heaters seemed like way too much trouble to me.  I bought an
Empire through-the-wall natural-gas unit.  Cost about 600 bucks, but it's
costing very little to run, it is very clean, there is no flame
schematically inside my shop, and I don't need to worry about refilling the

Phil "Warm as toast in Minnesota" Ethier
1970 Lotus Europa, 1992 Saturn SL2, 1986 Suburban, 1962 Triumph TR4 CT2846L
"It makes a nice noise when it goes faster"
- 4-year-old Adam, upon seeing a bitmap of Grandma Susie's TR4.

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