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  1. Re: Steam is escaping through the radiator Air Vent

    as far as the 1st floor rad. i would check the pitch and be sure the condensate is running back into the pipe. the 2nd floor is possibly a bigger problem, i need more info on what type/size vent you...
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    Re: Drill Question

    its a Festool. a very very good but very expensive european brand that is becoming more popular in the US.

    Gary
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    Re: register sizes

    many factors will determine the register size. if its a return bigger is always better. supply can be differnt sizes depending on the desired effect. a smaller register will give you more velocity...
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    Re: Raise height of radiator pipe

    I did sugest the hanger option along with the fitting removal. however its been my experience that it is extremely difficult to un thread steam pipes without damaging a pipe, fitting, or body. sorry...
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    Re: Gas hot water baseboard funnace reset

    for those of you offended by my suggestion I apologize. however I agree with you in the way that I fully support DIY. outside of my own field I always attempt my own repairs and projects and will...
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    Re: Raise height of radiator pipe

    the chances of you loosening a steam riser is between slim and none. if u have access underneath the floor you can break the elbow and replace it, but the better solution is to use two 45 or 2 22.5...
  7. Re: Hot water baseboard furnace zones acting strangely

    definatly sounds like a stuck open check valve on the suspect zone, that zone will heat some even if its circulator isnt running without its check valve closing all the way.

    Gary
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    Re: Radiator not heating

    in cases like this my motto is keep bleeding. if all else fails bleed out a ton of water. some times you may find a hidden air pocket futher down the line than you expected.

    Gary
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    Re: Gas hot water baseboard funnace reset

    when the boiler doesnt fire do you not have heat? it could just be cycling on aquatstat. if not it may be an ignition problem. if you have spark ignition and not a standing pilot, your ignition...
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    Re: Boiler Q's/ Circ. Valves vs. Pumps?

    i agree with most of these posts. the peerless pinacle, munchkin, or any other of the high eff. condensing boilers are a godsend in reducing utility bills. the other point about lowering aquastat...
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    Re: heating system in attic

    depending on what exactly you want to do i may be able to answer more detailed questions. i also am in new jersey and have seen just about every type of heating system instaled in an attic you can...
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