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    Zurn Radiant heat products - Opinions

    With the design of my system by a Pro I am now being advised to purchase and install Zurn Radiant heat products ...pex, manifolds etc. Has anyone here used these products and what is your opinion...
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    Misxing was definitely in the picture when I...

    Misxing was definitely in the picture when I talked with this supplier. Besides DHW there is the issue of temps for the radiant in the floor etc. Thank you for the response. RH
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    Confirm Pro advice on hydronic heating

    As a result of the advice on this forum of seeking a professionals expertise on designing and installing my hydronic heating system I find myself with yet another question. I am currently...
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    Thank you for the links on the contractors, I...

    Thank you for the links on the contractors, I will pursue this. I will say it again. I have searched the web, the phone books, talked to regular HVAC etc. and have not found anyone knowledgeable...
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    I would like to find a pro guys ....and I have...

    I would like to find a pro guys ....and I have tried. There is literally ....and I mean absolutely nobody down here in East Tennessee that I have found doing this stuff ....so I have no choice but...
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    New hydronic system piping layout

    Well I am finally going to attempt to install my system. I am using an OWB and will have two main zones that will run off heat exchangers. The first zone will be for my house and I (unless I am im...
  7. Radiant floor -Below floortube/plate vs. Extended Surface Suspended Tube

    I would like opinions of below floor and plate radiant systems vs. extended surface suspended tube radiant. I like the latter because of the omission of mixing requirements ...but does it provide...
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    Flat Plate Heat Exchangers

    Looking at various flat plate heat exchangers ....so far the only differences I see are in price and build material. Has anyone got any input on what to look out for on these items? Thx as always, ...
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    I talked to a manufacturer last week ....Fi-foil...

    I talked to a manufacturer last week ....Fi-foil .....about their product whihc is a bubble insulation between a layer of foil on each side. Of course it was the manufacturer of the product .....but...
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    Best insulation for staple up radiant floor

    After receiving feedback on the idea of a conditioned crawlspace for radiant heat ...(thx!) ....I now wonder what is the best form of insulation put under staple up radiant heat (between floor...
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    I definitely will be reading the "book"...

    I definitely will be reading the "book" extensively to better understand the install of a hydronic system .....and all this information is really helpful as well. To define again ....the reason I...
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    What about using foil backed bubble insulation...

    What about using foil backed bubble insulation under the pex ....would that work as well as regular flashing type material for reflection of the heat ....and then provide the needed insulation to...
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    I agree ....I want to do the radiant right which...

    I agree ....I want to do the radiant right which is why I keep asking all these questions. I am currently waiting on the book "Modern Hydronic Heating for Residential and Light Commercial Buildings"...
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    The research I have done on conditioned...

    The research I have done on conditioned crawlspace (where heavy mill plastic or other even other heavier mil material is used on the ground and sealed around any supports ...then foam insulation is...
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    Conditioned crawl space w/radiant heat

    Hi all ....does anyone have experience/input on utilizing a conditioned crawlspace with radiant floor heat versus bat insulation underneath the radiant piping? I want to try and decide if it is...
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    So ....now I am confused ....previously I was led...

    So ....now I am confused ....previously I was led to believe that a radiant floor could heat a room ....so now do I have to have forced air as well to heat properly? If so ....for my application I...
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    Book on hydronic heat systems

    Hi all ....it looks more and more like I am going to have to thoroughly understand hydronic heating systems to install mine ....there is not one source in my area (Tn.) that understands it and the...
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    Radiant floor under carpet

    Hi all ...I would like to know what the general feeling is about putting radiant heat under a floor with carpet on it? Thx, RH
  19. I will be using an OWB ...non-pressurized boiler...

    I will be using an OWB ...non-pressurized boiler to be specific a Shaver. I will also be treating the water with chemicals to keep the ph at the proper level. I have DIY on this ....I have...
  20. Ok ....so it is an issue for oxidation in pumps...

    Ok ....so it is an issue for oxidation in pumps etc. and the oxygen barrier helps elimin ate that problem ....do I understand this correctly? Now I have one problem ....in my design I have three...
  21. Newbie - The need for Oxygen barrier pex in hydronic heat system

    Hi all ...I am new here and intend to put in a radiant floor system coupled with radiators with heat supplied by a wood burning boiler .....can anyone tell me if oxygen barrier pex is needed in this...
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