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  • HeatJockey HeatJockey @ 11:16 PM
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    Sizing replacement boiler

    According to the Maharishi Master Yoda Dan, "the desire to oversize a boiler is stronger than the desire for sex."  I'm looking at a replacement project where the last installer really got his rocks off.

    18 apts. 9 @ 1 bedroom  9 @ 2 bedroom      Nothing special about building

    Existing boiler size:   28-5       3646 sq ft steam

    Twin building next door    19-7        2888 sq ft steam

    Actual measured radiation of building       1250 sq ft steam

    I know what I'm going to do.  What would you size?
  • icesailor icesailor @ 5:17 AM
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    Boiler Size:

    Where does the potable domestic hot water come from?
  • HeatJockey HeatJockey @ 7:39 AM
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    domestic hot water

    currently 1 tankless coil.    Installing stand alone heaters
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