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Old 02-12-2015, 10:40 AM   #61
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Oh, and you most definitely would not want the furnace on the galley side. The exhaust gasses under the awning would be awful. We spend a lot of time sitting at the table under the awning, and this would be a definite deal breaker for us.
Good point, Jim. Thanks for the insight.
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Old 02-12-2015, 10:43 AM   #62
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Oh, and you most definitely would not want the furnace on the galley side. The exhaust gasses under the awning would be awful. We spend a lot of time sitting at the table under the awning, and this would be a definite deal breaker for us.
Our Casita has the furnace on the galley side and under the awning . My wife uses the warm exhaust air from the furnace as a hand warmer when the outside temps are chilly . Maybe not the intended purpose but who am I to argue .
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Old 02-12-2015, 10:46 AM   #63
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Several high end Airstreams have either furnace or water heaters on the curb side, just saying it is doable.
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Old 02-12-2015, 10:47 AM   #64
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Makes good sense Robert, but what are the odds on that actually happening?
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Old 02-12-2015, 10:51 AM   #65
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I can hardly wait to try out my new furnace once we get our trailer. When I think back to the old gravity fed Hydroflame units with no fan I'm glad the units have evolved to what we have today.

I too could not find any specs on this furnace so I contacted Atwood and they got back to me right away with the following.


Hello Doug,

This is our new replacement for the 79/80 series furnace. It is a great little furnace for smaller applications. Feel free to post the PDF of the manual.
Hood, Jeff @ AWC


Oops just tried to attach the .pdf and its to large, Glenn, Jim, Donna can any find a way around this?

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Old 02-12-2015, 11:08 AM   #66
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Where did you find the specs on this furnace? I can't see a spec for a AFSAD12 model on Atwood's site.

Maybe the furnace could be put lower in that cabinet, and allow 3 drawers above. You can believe that Reace has his thinking cap on with this.
Jim , I believe it has to be that high as the wheel well is under there. The bottom door below those drawers or soon to be furnace is very shallow.
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I personally think the new location is much more practical. Its much more central and will heat the trailer more evenly.
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Once again, I'm very impressed by how Reece and Tammy listen to their customers. Bravo!
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I can hardly wait to try out my new furnace once we get our trailer. When I think back to the old gravity fed Hydroflame units with no fan I'm glad the units have evolved to what we have today.

I too could not find any specs on this furnace so I contacted Atwood and they got back to me right away with the following.


Hello Doug,

This is our new replacement for the 79/80 series furnace. It is a great little furnace for smaller applications. Feel free to post the PDF of the manual.
Hood, Jeff @ AWC


Oops just tried to attach the .pdf and its to large, Glenn, Jim, Donna can any find a way around this?

Cheers
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Wow Reace's quick response is impressive and very much appreciated. His solution sounds reasonable to me, especially if the face of it can be painted to blend in with the cabinetry better. Thank you Reace!
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