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  • If I can't do the work myself then its off the list. Where I live you can't get a contractor to walk through the door for basic maintenance for less than $1k. On my first house 900 square feet I was looking to have central air installed with a Hig…
  • @SuperJ can you elaborate on the need to protect the cast Iron? My last house I installed a power vent Burnham cast iron. I never worried about thermostatic shock. Are you referring to return water coming in too cold and cracking the cast Iron?
  • Energy kinetics look interesting. They don' t seem to sell through the normal web dealers. How are they priced? Are we talking $2-4k price range or a giant price jump above these?
  • Yes I have zone Circulators. The Swing check was added after the picture was taken. I realized I had reverse flow on the main floor. The Swing check is on the horizontal pipe that parallels the steel beam.
  • But can Galvanized pipe touch stainless steel? Or will this elicit an additional galvanic reaction?
  • I'm in Fairfax VA. This is a standard out of the crate boiler. Here is a link to pictures and all of the tec documents you could need. http://ecomfort.com/mpo-iq-60-gph-hot-water-boiler-oil-87-afue-chimney-vented-92520.html
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