How to adjust gas fireplace flame color. I have a propane gas log fireplace that i use very rarely. I would like to adjust the flame height on a comfortech c60 natural gas fireplace. Gas range flame characteristics when burning natural gas the burner flames should be almost completely blue with possibly a small hint of yellow in the center of the flame as seen in figure a above.
I would to make two primary points about this video. Most gas log fireplaces allow you to adjust the flame height. The gas to air ratio on a heat n glo fireplace determines flame intensity and color over and around the faux logs used to simulate a real wood burning fire.
Gas burners burn blue if the ratio of fuel to air is correct. With hydrocarbon flames such as gas the amount of oxygen supplied with the gas determines the rate of combustion flame colour and temperature. Whether your gas fireplace uses propane or natural gas ceramic logs or fire glass is free standing built in double sided or a slip in insert it requires a gas burner to create the flames.
A fireplace can be a focal point for a gathering or a source of relaxation on a cold evening. Forums newsgroup archive diy newsgroups home repair adjust flame on gas fireplace. A yellow burner flame is a symptom that the burner is not getting enough air for complete combustion of the gas.
Instead of burning wood in a fireplace some homeowners choose to install fireplace logs fueled by natural gas or propane. Here are answers to questions about fireplace gas flame height. Frameless gas fireplace flame color adjustment flare st 30.
This mixture of air and fuel adjusts by turning the valve inside the control panel of the fireplace. The flame height needs to be a bit lower. I just had the tank filled but when i turn on the fireplace the burner lights but the flame never gets higher than the burner.