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Old 06-06-2011, 09:34 AM   #31
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was not perfect, I used a coffee can and lined it out with a marker. It is a circle, looks like a circle but not perfect . As long as it was not hacked and doesnt leak
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oh ok. in my mind i was thinking it needs to be good enough so it doesnt leak. but that's what the flashing is for...duh haha.

but anyways i think i am going to hire a roofer to come out since i am using spray foam and I don't want to risk anything leaking down the road to ruin anything....what's a rough estimate to install a exhaust fan and cap it? $300?
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Well, its been a few months and several thunder storms. I have no leaks. thanks for the help guys!
I'm not a plumber and don't know the code, but is it kosher to have 90 degree bends on vent pipes or should they be more steeply angled?
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The boiler allows 90 degree bends for venting and intake. I read the manual thoroughly. you deduct so many feet allowed per a bend ( I think 10) plus the town inspector saw everything and gave me a co
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from what i read it's best not to do 90degrees but it can be done
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