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Water Supply - Kenmore 303.147012 Owner's Manual

17 gallon central humidifier
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Attachcollarand flexiblehoseto cold air plenumus-
ing(5) #8 screwsprovided.Ifaddifionaiflexible hoseis required an
eightfoot length is availablethroughthe partsdepartment,order
28115205. Beforeflghtening screwsinsertdamperbetweencollar
and plenum (Fig. 10). It shouldbe open for humidifieroperation.
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amper Blade
(Slideshut
beforeusingair
conditioning.
Slide openat
startof heating
season.)
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Attach boot to humidifierusing (2) #8 screws en-
gaged in the tinnermannuts providedin bypass flange. Connect
the flexible tube as shown usingclamp provided.Do not allow
flexibletube to come within3" of furnace flue pipebecauseof flue
pipe'sextreme heat (Fig. 11).
(5) #8 Screws
#8 Screw
/
#8
: Clamp
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The waste water drain mustbe installed.The drain
is inthe bottomof the humidifierreservoir(Fig. 12). Use 1/2" I. D.
x 10"plasflc tubing to connect drain. (Tubing is supplied.)Addi-
tional tubing is available at yourSears store,Stock No. 42-3433
II
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Ill
='q_-- Spring
°%%
L.> Hose To
Drain
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CAUTION: Wear safety glasses.
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Uaingspringhoeaclamppliem,expandhoeaclamp
and slide over en_lof _
tubingapproximately 2 inches.Slide
plastictubing onto waste water dr_n. Expandhose clamp and
poaiUon to clamp tubingto waste water drain (Fig. 12).
installation
WATER SUPPLY
I
CAUTION: Use plastic tubing supplied, Do not use copper
tubing because it may become disconnected when used with
hardware supplied.
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Waterforthe humidifier m ustbetakenfroma nearby
coldwater line.Turn offthewater supply.Drain byopeninga fau-
cet at a lowerlevel ofthe line.
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2
Mountthe saddlevalve on thewater lineas closeto
the humidifieras possible.You have bean suppliedwith(10) feet
of 114"plastictubing.
SPECIAL NOTE: When measuring the distancefrom the
saddlevalvelocationtothe humidifier, k eep in mindthatthe
tubing mustbesupported; t herefore, it mustrunalongceiling
and walls. Measurealongthe path the tubingwillfollow.
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_
out the piercingpin by tumingthe "T" handle
counterdockwiseand then clampthe saddlevalve bodysecurely
onthe waterlinewith rubber gasketposifioned as shown(Fig. 13).
On galvanizedor copper pipe over 5/8", firstdrilla 5/32" hole.
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AUTION: For safety use a handdrillor groundedelectric
drill.
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Turn handleclockwiseuntilit haspiercedthe water
lineand valve iscompletely closed(Fig. 13).
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5
Partiallyuncoilthe tubing. Slidethe brasscompres-
sion nut over the tubing. The threads in the nut must face the
tubing end. Place the brass compressionsleeve as shown(Fig.
13). Slipbrass insertintoend of tubing.
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Insert the tubing end into the saddle valve at
threaded stem "A" (Fig. 13) as far as it will go. Thread the brass
compression nutontothe valve, then tightengentlywith a wrench.
Take care notto overtighten the nut.
Brass CompressionSleeve
f
Brass Insert
Brass
CompressionNut
MOUNTING SADDLE VALVE
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