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    Potterton combi boiler and hive thermostat Install

    Sorry yes it is a Nest thermostat i have purchased I can't seem to change the header to Nest
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    Potterton combi boiler and hive thermostat Install

    Oh it’s just a single zone I’m only using it to control the front room the rest of the house will be on radiator tvr valves
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    Potterton combi boiler and hive thermostat Install

    I’m putting it onto a stand so don’t need to wire in T1 and T2 will be using usb
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    Potterton combi boiler and hive thermostat Install

    As far as I can tell it the new duel channel version 2.4 and 5ghz from screwfix
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    Potterton combi boiler and hive thermostat Install

    Afternoon Everyone I have a Potterton titanium combine boiler with a very old thermostat and I tried to upgrade the thermostat to a Nest generation 3 and I got a little confused with the wiring so I put it all back as it was and decided to ask for advice. original connection setup has a...
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    Copper pipe or plastic pipe for central heating

    After reading im going down the copper route
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    Copper pipe or plastic pipe for central heating

    So the press copper fits are good
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    Copper pipe or plastic pipe for central heating

    The inserts you used were they the double o ring type
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    Copper pipe or plastic pipe for central heating

    Hello Im looking at JG Speedfit plastic pipe for a new central heating install or is it better to use copper pros and cons? Is plastic as good as copper these days?
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    Radiator not getting very hot

    I have put it to max i am aware of the need to allow water to flow to allow boiler to cool once the required temperature is achieved thank you for your help much appreciated
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    Radiator not getting very hot

    I have made a slight temporary alteration and fitted a valve and now the radiator is getting hot as it should
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    Radiator not getting very hot

    Thanks for your reply yes I was adding more solder just practicing but after joining pipes with out extra solder the connections were cleaner I’m not sure how to clean the flux off the pipes apart from a cloth? Yes I did have the heat too high I have turned down the pressure too
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    Radiator not getting very hot

    That was my thinking too I will fit a reducer in there temporarily until I get time to finish the rest of the pipe work shouldn’t take too long just got 2 more stud walls to build the get them plastered and I’m good to connect up Thank you for your quick reply
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    Radiator not getting very hot

    Hello I am doing my house up and I have had to remove all the central heating pipes and I need to put them all back in again but as time is ticking by I need to put a little bit of heat back into the kitchen room as no kitchen is fitted as yet, so I put a radiator on the wall and connected it...
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