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  1. fixitflav replied to the thread Boiler using excessive gas after service.

    Thanks, interesting! I know gas and air mixtures have an upper and lower explosive limit, that's why I said "depending on the gas/air...

    17 Jan 2022 at 1:23 PM
  2. fixitflav replied to the thread Huge gas pressure drop between meter and boiler. Help!.

    Yes, but any more suggestions in response to the OP's #134? That might help him when the guy comes tomorrow.

    16 Jan 2022 at 8:34 PM
  3. fixitflav replied to the thread Huge gas pressure drop between meter and boiler. Help!.

    Whether or not it condenses also depends on the rad area. If the rads are too small, in cold weather the water temperature to give...

    16 Jan 2022 at 8:22 PM
  4. fixitflav replied to the thread Huge gas pressure drop between meter and boiler. Help!.

    You could explain the benchmark form wasn't completed properly, and there appears to be excessive pressure drop. I think he should...

    16 Jan 2022 at 8:04 PM
  5. fixitflav replied to the thread Huge gas pressure drop between meter and boiler. Help!.

    I seem to remember we discussed this at some length in a thread a few weeks ago Harry :)

    16 Jan 2022 at 7:41 PM
  6. fixitflav replied to the thread Huge gas pressure drop between meter and boiler. Help!.

    Yeah, that would be my option a).

    16 Jan 2022 at 7:37 PM
  7. fixitflav replied to the thread Huge gas pressure drop between meter and boiler. Help!.

    I don't follow. If not taking into consideration any radiators, where is the heat going? I'm sure there's a whole range of boiler inputs...

    16 Jan 2022 at 7:32 PM
  8. fixitflav replied to the thread Huge gas pressure drop between meter and boiler. Help!.

    I didn't say it was much of a case, just something that the installer might try to argue.

    16 Jan 2022 at 7:29 PM
  9. fixitflav replied to the thread Huge gas pressure drop between meter and boiler. Help!.

    Mainly because of the high boiler output, much higher than a typical house needs. But of course it might be a huge house.

    16 Jan 2022 at 7:13 PM
  10. fixitflav replied to the thread Huge gas pressure drop between meter and boiler. Help!.

    I just meant that if he was replacing like for like, he might argue that as the previous set-up was OK, and the gas flow hadn't changed,...

    16 Jan 2022 at 7:10 PM
  11. fixitflav replied to the thread Huge gas pressure drop between meter and boiler. Help!.

    OK, looks like I (and maybe others) jumped to a conclusion that it's a combi. It must be a big house if it needs a 30kW system boiler....

    16 Jan 2022 at 4:43 PM
  12. fixitflav replied to the thread Huge gas pressure drop between meter and boiler. Help!.

    Not with you and ScottishGasMan. In #43, replying to "Was the old boiler a combi", OP says "No. Was an eco tec plus- 2006 model."

    16 Jan 2022 at 4:18 PM
  13. fixitflav replied to the thread Boiler using excessive gas after service.

    OK, thanks for the clarification

    16 Jan 2022 at 2:29 PM
  14. fixitflav replied to the thread Huge gas pressure drop between meter and boiler. Help!.

    Out of interest, what made you go from a regular boiler to a combi? IMO installers pushing combis, often for no good reason, is bad, but...

    16 Jan 2022 at 2:19 PM