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  • hi hi @ 8:34 PM
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    new radiators on old system

    I'm remodeling the first floor of a two floor brick house and replacing the radiators, the second floor still has the old cast iron column radiators, do i need to use the same type on the first floor? or it dosen't mater if i use slenderized or the type thats set in to the wall (i forget what their called)?
  • hi hi @ 8:56 PM
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    forgot the main thing!!

    oh, and its a one pipe steam system!
  • JStar JStar @ 5:49 AM
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