1965 Federal Boiler Replacement (Weil McLain) - Page 3
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  1. #27
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    Jul 2008
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    Poestenkill, NY
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    Quote Originally Posted by alexb View Post
    Question: That smaller horizontally-mounted expansion tank has wording on it, that says it's for domestic hot water expansion. BUT: The tank is definitly on the cold-water input to the tank. Do you think they meant to use it as a surge-arrestor? (keeps pipes from banging when shutting off water)
    Expansion tanks for domestic water heaters are always installed on the cold inlet.

  2. #28
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    Feb 2010
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    Ontario Canada
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    Really nice install. Love the piping...
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