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You probably have a heating element with deteriorated insulation. The heating element in your oven is a length of wire inside a metal tube filled with magnesium oxide. When the heating element heats up, the whole assembly expands, and that expansion may be causing the inner wire of the heating element to short out against the sheathing. You probably just ...


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There is basically no significant difference, and if you want a new range and care about IAQ, just go induction anyway The difference in emissions between a propane burner and a natural gas burner is quite small; this is to be expected, because they're really almost the same (many modern NG appliances can be converted to propane service by exchanging a few ...


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As far as I am concerned, the only significant outputs are: CO2 = Carbon Dioxide. This is a guaranteed result of burning any fossil fuel. CO2 is dangerous in high concentrations. But it is always present in the air at low concentrations (we produce it when we breathe) and with sufficient makeup air you should not have a problem. CO = Carbon Monoxide. This ...


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Table 220.55 and combining appliances Since you're replacing a range with a cooktop+oven as separates, we start with NEC Table 220.55 Note 4: Branch-Circuit Load. It shall be permissible to calculate the branch-circuit load for one range in accordance with Table 220.55. The branch-circuit load for one wall-mounted oven or one counter-mounted cooking unit ...


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