article on Rumford fireplaces.
Components firebrick options and panelized fireboxes
Flue Sizing Explained
Metal Chimney Detail
I made an outline of the topics I think should be included in your presentation. My list aligns fairly well with the organization of your binder. I will call you in a short while to discuss. I also have slides of a fireplace through construction and would like to share these with you and see if we can use in the course of your presentation.
b. Hearth extension Code issues.
c. Mantle. Examples on Picture Page
d. Throat, Damper, Smoke Chamber. See Components page.
b. Plan, section and elevation. Plans linked from Design page.
c. Firebox components and materials.
ii. Firebrick. See firebrick options and panelized fireboxes.
iii. Refractory mortar See article on Refractory Mortar http://www.rumford.com/articleRefmortar.html
d. Supply- air outlet size and location. Again at Exterior AirChimneys
i. Code requirements including clearance to combustibles. See Codes page.
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