Thanks guys, I will test with water! Also do a a good clean up on the inside.
Saleacker, I do not have a photo account and have never posted a pic....
They have never been frozen. Probably air test at 30lbs. for 10 hours and clean out with a hose , pressure wash outside and repaint.
Recently I picked up 7 Aero brand cast iron radiators. A house was being demoed and I got them for free. Probably late 1930's vintage....
Happy Birthday Mr. Hill!
I enjoy listening to both of you guys on the Sat. morning radio program.
More than likely I will put the tank in the outbuilding .
Am thinking of installing the new gasifing wood boiler in a building adjacent to the house. 40-50' away. also will build a wood shed and keep the...
Dan; I recently removed the 1.7 million nail ends from between my joists. Most I could snap off with a pair of linesmen pliers and they broke flush....
I will go with either the Wirsbo or Mr. pex items. Also with a tried and true product in either brass or SS.
Gentlemen; Any preference as to brand name manifolds for 1/2" pex, staple up. Brass, copper, wirsbo plastic?
Will be using wirsbo aluminum plates...
I will be using an Effecta 35kw. The fittings etc. that came with it are 1 1/4".
I was curious about the guys using a single 1000 gal. tank if the...
I was not sure if I would be better off with the dip tubes or just weld in 1 or 2 more couplings on the bottom. It would be easy right now. I have it...
Recently I was given a 1000 gal. propane tank. I have mag drilled 4 holes on top for 1 1/4" couplings and welded the couplings. One on...
JP; The two exp. tanks... because you have two 500 gal. stacked?
In my case it will be one 1000 gallon tank
JP; Looks good!
I understand that a rule of thumb for an expansion tank is 10% of the volume.
I was wondering what some of you are using for...
Thank you gentlemen!
pressurized LP tank type system, 1000 gallons.
Do you need to add boiler treatment to unpressurized systems?
Does it matter to the boiler if the storage is pressurized or unpressurized system?
In regards to the oxygen in an unpressurized system possibly...
Thank You . Makes perfect sense.
Nice tidy looking job!
I am not that familiar with the plumbing /storage aspect. Why the second pump?
Do you have experience in wood burning and the work that goes into it? What part of Maine? Read flyingcows last sentence!
We are lucky...
Gentlemen; Thanks for all the information. I find it all valuable.
Gentlemen; Thank you for the help!
Hobbyheater, The pictures are of the Vigas boiler? Or is it the Empyre?
"interests me in some of the...
Gentlemen; I am looking at a new indoor boiler. I currently heat a 2400 sq. ft raised ranch with a old box wood stove downstairs and upstairs a...
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