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Old 12-09-2009, 06:27 PM   #1
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Garage heater venting question


I'm going to install a Modine Hot Dawg 45K heater in my detached garage. In the garage I have a pool heater (200K) that is vented through the roof. Can I just connect the garage heater exhaust to the same stack (double wall pipe) as the pool heater?
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Old 12-09-2009, 07:06 PM   #2
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Not if that stack is going to be too small for the additional 45K BTUs. You need to get a gas fitter to check the code book for proper chimney sizing. A permit should be taken and the unit properly inspected. Fail to do so and your insurance may be void if there is a fire.
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