Gas Heating: Fuel System Components

This course will cover the basic fuel path through a system; from the pressure regulator, to the gas vale, to the manifold, and through the spuds, and finally to the burners.  Proper maintenance and replacement of these components will also be covered.

This course provides detailed text and images as well as video lecture to aid in comprehension of the materials.

End of course review questions will test your comprehension of the materials presented in the course.

This module is available as part of the Gas Heating Training course.

Course curriculum

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    Gas Heating: Fuel System Components

    • Learning Outcomes

    • Fuel System Components Overview

    • Gas Pressure Regulators Video

    • Gas Pressure Regulators

    • Gas Valves Video

    • Gas Valves

    • Control Voltage Video

    • Control Voltage

    • Standing Pilot Ignition System Video

    • Standing Pilot Ignition System

    • Thermocouple Video

    • Thermocouple

    • Bimetallic Strip Video

    • Bimetallic Strip

    • Liquid-Filled Bulbs Video

    • Liquid-Filled Bulbs

    • Flame Rectification Video

    • Flame Rectification

    • Intermittent Gas Valve Systems Video

    • Intermittent Gas Valve Systems

    • Direct Ignition Gas Valve Systems Video

    • Direct Ignition Gas Valve Systems

    • Gas Manifold Video

    • Gas Manifold

    • Spuds and Orifices Video

    • Spuds and Orifices

    • Gas Burners Video

    • Gas Burners

    • Ribbon and Slotted Burners Video

    • Ribbon and Slotted Burners

    • Inshot and Upshot Burners Video

    • Inshot and Upshot Burners

    • Primary Air Adjustments Video

    • Primary Air Adjustments

    • Gas Burner Maintenance Video

    • Gas Burner Maintenance

    • Heat Exchanger Function Video

    • Heat Exchanger Function

    • Heat Exchanger Construction Video

    • Heat Exchanger Construction

    • Heat Exchanger Construction and Design

    • Heat Exchanger Design

    • Natural Draft or Conventional Heat Exchangers Video

    • Natural Draft or Conventional Heat Exchangers

    • Serpentine Heat Exchangers Video

    • Serpentine Heat Exchangers

    • Primary and Secondary Heat Exchangers Video

    • Primary and Secondary Heat Exchangers

    • Cast-Iron Heat Exchangers Video

    • Cast-Iron Heat Exchangers

    • Heat Exchanger Failure Video

    • Heat Exchanger Failure

    • Heat Exchanger Maintenance Video

    • Heat Exchanger Maintenance

    • Temperature Rise Video

    • Temperature Rise

    • Test Temperature Rise Video

    • Testing Temperature Rise

    • Evaluating Test Results Video

    • Evaluating Test Results

    • Summary

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    Gas Heating: Fuel System Components Review Questions

    • Gas Heating: Fuel System Components Review Questions

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