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Removing Radiator Vent Plug
Hi all, just purchased our first home and it has steam heat. I'm working my way through everything that I can (stocked up on some of Dan's books) and it brought me to a question (first of many I'm sure, but starting easy).
Many of the vents on the radiators are quite old, and I am replacing them all and starting fresh. I need to re-tap some of the holes which I'm comfortable with, not my first time - and I've done some research on this. Some of the vents are not in the middle location (taking this from the book) so I wanted to fix this. This brings me to my question...
Any tips or tricks to remove an old plug that is where I want to put my vent? Is this a hopeless exercise? You can see the vent location in the picture and then the plug below that.