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Dole 95 ?

bharks
bharks Member Posts: 2
I need to replace 2 Dole # 95 straight vent 1/8 " vent valves - what is a equivalent vent valves?

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  • Fred
    Fred Member Posts: 8,540
    I don't see any listings for a Dole #95. Are you sure that you have that right? There is a Dole #5. I assume with a 1/8" straight stem that this is on a convector? There are a number of replacement options, either straight or you can adapt its mounting with a couple brass elbows. A picture would help.
  • Steamhead
    Steamhead Member Posts: 15,760
    What are these vents used on?
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  • bharks
    bharks Member Posts: 2
    I have a steam boiler (actually 2) in my basement. The basement has a two pipe system running horizontally and they connect to one pipe going vertically to different runs on the the second floor. I assume one pipe for return water and one for the steam. The Dole 95 and a two other similar really old vent valves are on the risers in the basement. These 3 are straight valves and 1/8". See picture. I have a second boiler for the first floor which has 3 vent rite # 33 valves that are 1/4" straight valves.