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Interesting radiator

info43info43 Posts: 50Member
edited September 9 in THE MAIN WALL
Never saw one of these. Someone posted this on Facebook. Couldn't resist.


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  • SteamheadSteamhead Posts: 13,117Member
    It's called either a "dining-room" or "hot-closet" radiator, for obvious reasons.
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  • FredFred Posts: 7,907Member
    Great radiator. I'd like to have one in my dining room. Changing out the valve and spud deters me from finding one, cleaning it and refinishing it. I don't need the extra work just for the esthetics. :)
  • Solid_Fuel_ManSolid_Fuel_Man Posts: 1,598Member
    That is most likely a retrofit to that space I'd guess. The 1/2" copper tells of a 1950s or newer install and water. That rad is much older than 1950.

    I like it!
    Master electrician specialising in boiler and burner controls, multiple fuel systems, radiant system controls, building controls, and universal refrigeration tech.
  • hot_rodhot_rod Posts: 11,665Member
    that and a circular radiator are on my wish list. One in an old mansion near me is mounted up high on the wall, the cabinet more eye level.

    Bob "hot rod" Rohr
    trainer for Caleffi NA
    The magic is in hydronics, and hydronics is in me
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