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1. TEMPERATURE DIFFERENTIAL:
The difference in temperature between two areas, such as inside and outside the chimney or house. (Example, if it is 50 degrees F. outside the house and 70 degrees F. inside the house the temperature differential is 20 degrees F.)
Submitted on Sunday, March 22, 2015 8:32:09 AM

2. THERM-100,000 British Thermal Units (BTUs)
Submitted on Friday, May 23, 2014 8:32:09 AM

3. Therm:This is a unit of heating that is equal to 100,000 BTUs
Submitted on Monday, September 05, 2016 8:32:09 AM

4. Therm:-A unit of heating value equivalent to 100,000 British thermal units (BTUs).
Submitted on Sunday, March 09, 2014 8:32:09 AM

5. THERMAL EFFICIENCY
The percentage of heat, which is released in the fire, that gets through the appliance to become useful heat in the house.
Submitted on Monday, July 25, 2016 8:32:09 AM

6. Thermo Sensor:
Automatically turns blower on and off.
Submitted on Sunday, November 15, 2015 8:32:09 AM

7. THERMOCOUPLE:
A device consisting of two pieces of dissimilar metals joined together at one end (hot junction). When the hot junction is heated, the thermocouple produces DC voltage across the other end. Used to power thermoelectric gas valves.
Submitted on Tuesday, August 02, 2016 8:32:09 AM

8. Thermostat
usually found on an inside wall, this device operates as a control to regulate our heating and cooling equipment to maintain a desired temperature.
Submitted on Tuesday, September 08, 2015 8:32:09 AM

9. THERMOSTAT
An automatic device for regulating the temperature in a building by controlling the heating or cooling source. Acts strictly as an on/off switch - does not modulate the heating or cooling source.
Submitted on Thursday, June 18, 2015 8:32:09 AM

10. THROAT-An opening just above a fireplace. The damper is usually located in the throat of a fireplace.
Submitted on Saturday, August 22, 2015 8:32:09 AM

11. Ton
Unit of measurement for determining cooling capacity. One ton of cooling equals 12,000 BTU.
Submitted on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 8:32:09 AM

12. TOP SEALING DAMPER:A device installed on the chimney top which will impede the air flow.
Submitted on Thursday, June 16, 2016 8:32:09 AM

13. TYPE B GAS VENT
Definition:Listed, factory-built, double wall metal pipe for venting gas appliances with draft hoods and other appliances listed for use with Type B Gas Vent.
Submitted on Monday, May 12, 2014 8:32:09 AM


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