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carpets versus fintube output

if the intake area is cut in half what might be expected on the output side? this is FineLine 30 product. 150 degrees, 1.5 gpm.


  • Jamie Hall
    Jamie Hall Member Posts: 23,526
    Not sure if there are any actual numbers on that, but fintube is convective heat -- so there will be a substantial drop in output or a delta T. I doubt it would be cut in half (or doubled), but it would be substantial. You may want to raise the flow or input temperature.
    Br. Jamie, osb
    Building superintendent/caretaker, 7200 sq. ft. historic house museum with dependencies in New England