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I amm installing gas dryers in my apartments and have 2 ...

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I amm installing gas dryers in my apartments and have 2 elbows and 20ft long solid 4inch pipe but local code allows only 15ft without fan. Is there a already dryer equipped with a built in fan over 160 cfm that I can pass code
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  DennisH replied 8 years ago.

HelloCustomer

Most dryers are at the max with 9 feet of tubing and 2 elbos totaling 15 feet You lose 3 feet per elbo.

Good news they make inline booster fans to compensate for the longer runs of pipe.

Here is a website so You can see what they look like and price for>

http://www.hvacquick.com/frfnconfig.php?fm=dbf&utm_source=google&utm_medium=cpc&utm_term=dryerboost&utm_campaign=fantech

If this is satisfactory information please remeber to accept My answer and leave feedback

Dennis

 

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