DIY Doctor

Main navigation

Danfoss RAS-C2 Question

Postby djd » Sat Sep 22, 2018 9:31 am

IMG_E5418.jpeg (25.94 KiB) Viewed 868 times
IMG_E5419.jpeg (26.89 KiB) Viewed 868 times
Hi Everyone
I need some advice regarding 15mm Danfoss RAS-C2 radiator valves.
The angled thermostat valve comes in 2 pieces (for straight or angled configuration). I havent used these before.
There is also a 15mm olive and nut to connect to the pipework
When I connect the spigot and thermostat valve together and screw to finger tight there is about 2 mm of tightening still available on the body but the connector sleeve has about 5mm of play. Looks like there should be an olive to make a positive seal.
The olive in the pack are fractionally too small to fit between the two components of the valve and looks like it should be used to connect to the actual pipework
Danfoss tell me there should be 2 olives in the pack then they tell me there should be just one. They aren't being particularly helpful
Maybe I am being thick but i cannot see howthe two parts can be connected up and make a leakproof seal
Thanks for any advice
Rank: Labourer
Progress to next rank:
Posts: 1
Joined: Sat Sep 22, 2018 9:06 am


Simply Build It

  • DIY How to Project Guides
  • DIY how to tutorial projects and guides - Did you know we have a DIY Projects section? Well, if no, then we certainly do! Within this area of our site have literally hundreds of how-to guides and tutorials that cover a huge range of home improvement tasks. Each page also comes with pictures and a video to make completing those jobs even easier!

  • Related Topics