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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 Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:21:42 PM

2. THERM:-100,000 British Thermal Units (BTUs)
Submitted on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 12:21:42 PM

3. Therm:This is a unit of heating that is equal to 100,000 BTUs
Submitted on Monday, February 20, 2017 12:21:42 PM

4. Therm:-A unit of heating value equivalent to 100,000 British thermal units (BTUs).
Submitted on Sunday, August 24, 2014 12:21:42 PM

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 Saturday, June 27, 2015 12:21:42 PM

6. Thermo Sensor
Automatically turns blower on and off.
Submitted on Saturday, October 18, 2014 12:21:42 PM

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 Sunday, July 05, 2015 12:21:42 PM

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 Sunday, August 10, 2014 12:21:42 PM

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 Wednesday, February 15, 2017 12:21:42 PM

10. THROAT
Definition:An opening just above a fireplace. The damper is usually located in the throat of a fireplace.
Submitted on Thursday, July 24, 2014 12:21:42 PM

11. Ton:
Unit of measurement for determining cooling capacity. One ton of cooling equals 12,000 BTU.
Submitted on Sunday, February 21, 2016 12:21:42 PM

12. TOP SEALING DAMPER:-A device installed on the chimney top which will impede the air flow.
Submitted on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:21:42 PM

13. TYPE B GAS VENT-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 Sunday, January 10, 2016 12:21:42 PM


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