Add new radiator

Postby ugurms » Mon Oct 06, 2008 1:49 pm

Can anyone help

iam trying to add new radiator to the system need to know how can i identify flow and return pipe ?

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Postby TheDoctor4 » Mon Oct 06, 2008 4:19 pm


Have you had a chance to have a look at the DIY Projects area: There are several projects relating to Central Heating and Radiators that may be of some help to you.

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Postby htg engineer » Mon Oct 06, 2008 6:20 pm

Do you mean identifying the flow and return, from all pipework in house.

Or identifying which is the flow and which is the return ? The flow gets hot first.

hope this helps

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Postby DEEARR2 » Mon Oct 13, 2008 7:34 pm

Any concern about the flow and return pipes can be removed by fitting a bi-directional TRV on the new radiator. Modern TRVs are now bi-directional and can be puchased from most heating suppliers.
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