Heating Help Forumshttp://www.heatinghelp.com/Forumen-ushttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssActiva FrameworkRE: Buy: ScrewLoose1: valves Maybe...http://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151250/CI-Radiators-air-furnaces-and-more-in-Dayton-Cincinnati-Ohio#p1341446That rad is a bottom/bottom connection. On my old chart, the EDR for the rad is 5.00 , calculate up to get 2550 Btu/H total. Physical dimensions are 38" h ...Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:07:16 -0400RE: Buy: vaporvac: EDR?http://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151250/CI-Radiators-air-furnaces-and-more-in-Dayton-Cincinnati-Ohio#p1341445Thank you. Ill have to figure out the edr and dimensions to see if it would fit. It's pretty fancy looking compared to my others. Do you have any of ...Thu, 28 Aug 2014 02:21:59 -0400RE: Plumbing: vaporvac: Today's results...http://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151279/Cross-connection-in-blue-bathroom#p1341444indicate that the cross-connection is at the Speakman valve! Thank you robg..Very clear directions. .I did as you suggested and the hot lines all remained hot. I also turned off ...Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:53:19 -0400NEW: THE MAIN: Sam1975: peeerless boiler WBV-04-100-WPCL oil to gashttp://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151300/peeerless-boiler-WBV-04-100-WPCL-oil-to-gas#p1341443I am converting from Oil to gas on a peerless WBV-04-100-WPCL. Which brand of the gas conversion burner work best on this. One contactor told me that he would install ...Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:09:07 -0400RE: Radiant: Zman: Gas linehttp://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151275/First-timer-with-questions#p1341442As long as the gas line is properly secured and not touching, it is not a problem running along side a hot water pipe. My reference to control wires was regarding ...Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:02:10 -0400NEW: THE MAIN: TonyS: Lead wipinghttp://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151299/Lead-wiping#p1341441Any old timers out there familiar with cleaning zinc from the solder pot using sulfur?Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:40:39 -0400RE: THE MAIN: Sam1975: BTU needed on Oil to Gas convesionhttp://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151297/BTU-needed-on-Oil-to-Gas-convesion#p1341440I have  Peerless WBV-04-100-WPCL.Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:07 -0400RE: THE MAIN: Sam1975: oil to gashttp://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151297/BTU-needed-on-Oil-to-Gas-convesion#p1341439I have Hot water. Peerless WBV-04-100-WPCL. We six use of shower and 1 use of washer each day.Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:26:48 -0400RE: Radiant: hotfoot: That is great newshttp://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151275/First-timer-with-questions#p1341438Thank you for taking the time to look at this. Yes, all the Circ pumps have check valves installed. On another note, should I be concerned that my boiler supply ...Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:25:02 -0400NEW: THE MAIN: heatingFun: why these two adpaters' price difference is so big?http://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151298/why-these-two-adpaters-price-difference-is-so-big#p1341437[u][color=#0066cc]1/2 in. Copper FTG x MIPT Fitting Adapter[/color][/u] (http://www.homedepot.com/p/NIBCO-1-2-in-Copper-FTG-x-MIPT-Fitting-Adapter-C6042HD12/204620308)  is $5.97 but [u][color=#0066cc]1/2 in. Copper Pressure C x MIP Adapter[/color][/u]  (http://www.homedepot.com/p/Mueller-Streamline-1-2-in-Copper-Pressure-C-x-MIP-Adapter-W-01131H/100165238) is only $1.58 which one I should use with this ...Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:22:15 -0400RE: Strictly: nicholas bonham-carter: Sufficient steam pressurehttp://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/149399/new-burner-for-old-boiler#p1341436If your system is well vented, with adequate main vents, you will only need a couple of ounces of pressure. How much have you been attaining up to now?--NBCWed, 27 Aug 2014 22:51:23 -0400RE: THE MAIN: radmix: Side Notehttp://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151276/Scorched-Air-vs-Hydrocoil#p1341435Doesn't have to do with humidity but adding a boiler with all the associated material ie. expansion tank, water make up, air elimination, piping, wiring and glycol needed if the ...Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:50:56 -0400RE: Gas: JStar: Bryanthttp://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151292/Bryant-244-7-Series-A-Gas-Steam-Boiler#p1341434That boiler must be 30+ years old, right? You won't be able to find new sections for it.Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:07:37 -0400RE: THE MAIN: Jamie Hall: And keep in mindhttp://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151297/BTU-needed-on-Oil-to-Gas-convesion#p1341433that the BTU output from the burner must be within the recommended range for the boiler... you don't give the model number, so we can't help with that.Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:02:28 -0400RE: Strictly: JStar: Boilerhttp://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/149399/new-burner-for-old-boiler#p1341432Those old boilers have such a high water content, that you would save a lot of fuel-burning time with a newer, smaller boiler that holds a lot less water.Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:01:28 -0400RE: Oil: billtwocase: Smart control, dumb controlhttp://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151294/Short-Cycle-on-start#p1341431I replace them with the Reto-fit "Z" control kits. It is the old school aquastat for Boilermates. Too many revisions on the Smart controls, and still not a long lasting ...Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:43:30 -0400RE: Oil: billtwocase: dittohttp://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151283/oil-burner-replacement#p13414303 pass way to go. I prefer Pensotti with Riello, but that is just meWed, 27 Aug 2014 20:39:50 -0400RE: Oil: billtwocase: I will echohttp://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151293/Weil-Mclain-Burner-to-Beckett-Burner#p1341429what has been said. QB was a great burner. They only went out of production due to a manufacture loss. I have them out there no problems. If replacement was a ...Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:38:28 -0400RE: Radiant: Zman: Looks pretty good.http://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151275/First-timer-with-questions#p1341428I would not change the piping you have. I can't see them but assume you have check valves on the dhw and boiler circs? Technically the dhw circ is pumping ...Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:32:28 -0400RE: Oil: Steamhead: Go with the 3-passhttp://www.heatinghelp.com/forum-thread/151283/oil-burner-replacement#p1341427these are much easier to service, so there is a much better chance of their being serviced properly. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:13:21 -0400