Search: Posts Made By: gladiatorxx
Showing results 1 to 25 of 52
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Replies: 2
Views: 723
Posted By gladiatorxx

Any radiant heat experts

Any you guys proficient with radiant heat?
Replies: 7
Views: 1,392
Posted By gladiatorxx

Circulator Delta T Question

Do you guys think that if you get an almost perfect supply/return delta T of 20 degrees, that is a good indication that the correct size circulator is installed?
Replies: 2
Views: 723
Posted By gladiatorxx

Radiant Heat

What is the most common and best PEx for radiant 1/2" or 7/8"?

Also which is the most common pump and how do you size for it?
Replies: 15
Views: 16,853
Posted By gladiatorxx

who any pictures??? How did you calculate the btu...

who any pictures??? How did you calculate the btu output of the pex?
Replies: 15
Views: 16,853
Posted By gladiatorxx

Who, Did you ever finish your install? ...

Who,

Did you ever finish your install?

Also who's extruded plates did you use
Replies: 6
Views: 1,158
Posted By gladiatorxx

Any one have any thoughts on the correct...

Any one have any thoughts on the correct circulator for a monoflo single pipe system. I'm not sure that a taco 007 is correct. My system is almost all 1" black iron pipe, with 1/2" monoflo tee...
Replies: 6
Views: 1,158
Posted By gladiatorxx

wouldn't the same restriction be there whether...

wouldn't the same restriction be there whether the branch was flowing or not? Since the monoflo's are on the return side, i just not sure about there being anymore of a restriction, I can't see that...
Replies: 6
Views: 1,158
Posted By gladiatorxx

Air in System

Question 1 --- I have a single loop monoflo system. The entire house have convectors, I purged the air out of the rooms we use, and seems those seem to be heating. Overall what would happen to the...
Replies: 5
Views: 1,240
Posted By gladiatorxx

reflective foil behind convectors

Any benefit to putting reflective foil behind a convector? I've see this done behind radiators, think it would help with convectors?
03-15-08, 08:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,334
Posted By gladiatorxx

Not really worried about hammer, more so growning...

Not really worried about hammer, more so growning and creeking, like in a hot water boiler system where the install might go through a 2x6 and there is just no room for expansion. I hear something...
Replies: 4
Views: 976
Posted By gladiatorxx

Well, right now its a big house and just 2 of us,...

Well, right now its a big house and just 2 of us, so i really don't need the whole thing heated at the same temp. Plus i'd like to split the basement out. At the end of the day, I'm hoping to gain...
Replies: 4
Views: 976
Posted By gladiatorxx

well, I have a monoflo system now, and its a...

well, I have a monoflo system now, and its a single zone. In the spring/summer I want to break it up into at least 3 zones.

So advice on keeping monoflo, and /or going with a primarly secondary...
Replies: 59
Views: 3,726
Posted By gladiatorxx

Rbeck, If i bought just a aquastat with a...

Rbeck,

If i bought just a aquastat with a wider differencial, how would that play out then with the use of an ODR. In my case I have the ability to return the Tekmar
Replies: 4
Views: 976
Posted By gladiatorxx

Boiler Storage Tank Opinions

hey guys,

grabbed a almost new RUUD 50 Gallon Electric hot water tank from work, plan on using it for storage off the boiler, as suggested. What do you guys think?
...
03-12-08, 08:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,334
Posted By gladiatorxx

won't the back side which would be up against a...

won't the back side which would be up against a flat surface cause the back side of the pipe to grown, mack noise, especially with say hot water, or a zoned boiler loop?
Replies: 26
Views: 6,257
Posted By gladiatorxx

tropper I think its a 4080D. You might be right,...

tropper I think its a 4080D. You might be right, I'm going to call Burnham in the morning again, I think they had said 15 but i'll confirm.

Did you check out my oher post in the boiler cycle...
03-12-08, 06:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,334
Posted By gladiatorxx

Question copper pipe install

what's the best way to support copper 1/2" & 3/4" through the wall, as well as fastened up against a flat wall to minimize noise.
Replies: 59
Views: 3,726
Posted By gladiatorxx

test again

:wall: I'm going to verify my finding again tonight
Replies: 26
Views: 6,257
Posted By gladiatorxx

the 206 , goes up to 220 I think from 150, but...

the 206 , goes up to 220 I think from 150, but only a 15 diff
Replies: 26
Views: 6,257
Posted By gladiatorxx

yeah, i could have bought the pc700, but it was...

yeah, i could have bought the pc700, but it was almost $300, just for that plus I would need another $120-130 for the
SR503. I got the 256 for $120.

Trooper you say not to worry about the...
Replies: 59
Views: 3,726
Posted By gladiatorxx

Question I'll install isolation valves in summer when I...

I'll install isolation valves in summer when I zone everything out.

Rbeck, my average Delta T at supply and return is 18-20 so the gpm is less that what you wrote, isn't it?

Also I initially...
Replies: 26
Views: 6,257
Posted By gladiatorxx

Ok, Hooked everything up, might have a wrong...

Ok,

Hooked everything up, might have a wrong hookup. My service switch was left as is, which gives the R8285D power . Then I gave 120V to the SR503, the 256, was getting power from the R8285D 24V...
Replies: 26
Views: 6,257
Posted By gladiatorxx

Yes, thanks, this afternoon I'm going to pick up...

Yes, thanks, this afternoon I'm going to pick up a SR503.

So would 5 & 6 of the Tekmar go to X1 & ZR of the 503?
Replies: 26
Views: 6,257
Posted By gladiatorxx

Installed the tekmar today. Trooper looks like...

Installed the tekmar today. Trooper looks like you were right, circulator does not stay on, even though thermostat is still calling.

Xiphias,
Also a TACO P700 costs about $260, the Tekmar is...
Replies: 26
Views: 6,257
Posted By gladiatorxx

Question Tekmar 256 outdoor reset help

Hi all in an effort to make the boiler better and also run a bit more, by having more than a 15 degree high limit differencial I bout a Tekmar 256.

Having trouble wiring it.

Attached are...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 52
 


 
Forum Jump