Many older boilers were siamese-piped in such a way, and their more generous steam chest enabled them to work, however, the lack of an equalizer is more of an impediment to dry steam.
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Generally, the radiators and boiler would have been sized when first installed, so that each of them would give the correct heat for the room in which it was located.
If you have some rooms which ove… (View Post)
Only a slight angle is needed for pitching the radiator. If the horizontal pipe under the floor has sagged, then both ends of the radiator can be raised a fraction of an inch to correct the slope.
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Do a search here for pipe insulation, and you will find someone’s recommendations for an online supplier, who will be cheaper than the big box store.
Before you cover those pipes with 1 inch fibergla… (View Post)