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Hot water baseboard heat - clanking noise

I have recently purchased a split level 2500sq. ft. home. I installed a high efficiency boiler (Trinity 150) and it works fine. However, when the system is on you hear a clanking noise that seems to be coming from inside the walls. My thought was it's the pipes rubbing against the bottom and top plate...any ideas???

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  • Norm Harvey
    Norm Harvey Member Posts: 684


    Thats usually it. Where the pipe comes up into the baseboard you can try putting some rubber gaskets to center the pipe in the hole.
    "We see the world as WE are, not as IT is, because it is the "I" behind the EYE that does the seeing"
  • Matt_67
    Matt_67 Member Posts: 197
    what kind of clanking?

    creaking and drpipping on inital heat up = pipe touching wood
    jingling clanking( like change in your pocket = air in line
    banging clanking = vibration
    whir,whir,whir = to much vodka

    just my onion.
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