Supercharged Baseboard?

 
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Post by Retro_Origin » Sat. Feb. 17, 2024 10:16 pm

Rob R. wrote:
Sat. Feb. 17, 2024 9:25 pm
For the amount of work and fittings required to modify the existing baseboard I think you would be better off replacing it with something that has the necessary output.
Get a backpack flame thrower and be done with it.

 
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Post by coaledsweat » Sun. Feb. 18, 2024 7:17 am

Turn the temperature up on the boiler and see if that solves the problem before you invest more time in this. I have slantfins, it works.


 
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Post by Lightning » Sun. Feb. 18, 2024 8:57 am

coaledsweat wrote:
Sat. Feb. 17, 2024 7:12 am
You need room for a return pipe or it's going be an interesting (or exspensive) plumbing project.
Run them in parallel..

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