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Left Hand plug pictures

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Daniel_3
Daniel_3 Member Posts: 543
Just though I'd share pictures of these very beautiful black iron 1 1/2 " LHT npt plugs for my wall rads I got in the mail today. I think the "D" might be for my first name =)

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  • Ericjeeper
    Ericjeeper Member Posts: 179
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    pure works of art

    Whoever machined those did a nice job
  • ttekushan_3
    ttekushan_3 Member Posts: 960
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    beautiful.

    I have the same problem at a job thats going to require rearranging of a LOT of wall radiators, 1-1/2" just as you have.

    Also looks like they can be tapped for 1/2" NPT eccentric outlet for steam traps. Just like the original outlets. Did you have a local shop do these (I'm guessing not since they came by mail)?

    -Terry
    terry
  • Christian Egli_2
    Christian Egli_2 Member Posts: 812
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    Secret origins from Dayton

    And for the truly absolutely impossible to find part, here is the 1 1/2 left hand plug in nothing less than stainless steel (the austenitic type if you must know)

    I include the picture.

    Thanks, Daniel - D, for the happy endorsement you are giving those cute plugs and thanks for your business.

    Thanks everyone too for the compliments.

    Christian
  • bob young
    bob young Member Posts: 2,177
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    those babies are lovely

    like jewelry
  • Daniel_3
    Daniel_3 Member Posts: 543
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    http://www.gowelding.com/met/austenitic.html

    This revealed more info on the austenitic stainless steel that you mentioned. It truly is quite strange and interesting.
  • Al Corelli_2
    Al Corelli_2 Member Posts: 395
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  • Al Corelli_2
    Al Corelli_2 Member Posts: 395
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    I would like to put one of those on my desk!

    Very NICE!!!

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  • Christian Egli_2
    Christian Egli_2 Member Posts: 812
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    Just looking for holes now

    It figures Austin Powers would wear this sort of bling bling. Shiny and spotless, plus it screws to the left.

    Thanks again for the compliments, I'm very happy you all like the plugs.
  • ALH_4
    ALH_4 Member Posts: 1,790
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    NICE

    Those would make VERY cool paper weights.
  • gerry gill
    gerry gill Member Posts: 3,078
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    sweet!!!!!!!!

    and best is i now know who to pester when i need one..hey Christian, do you make eccentrics also? getting hard to find.

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  • Christian Egli_2
    Christian Egli_2 Member Posts: 812
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    Anytime, anything

    For talking about steam, you're never pestering, and it's always a treat hearing from you Gerry.

    I rather think I make one heck of a big eccentric myself, but adding a plain 1/2 or 3/4 offset hole on those left hand plugs is an easy option. I also still have a local supply of exotic fittings but I still had the grandest headache finding a batch of 2x1/2 elbows. (just because I wanted no reductions in there)

    Always happy to answer your call.
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