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Add extra BTU/W for Vertical Radiator v horizontal?

Discussion in 'Plumbing and Central Heating' started by Possom, 5 Feb 2020.

  1. Possom

    Possom

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    Should an additional percentage be added (everything else being equal), to the calculated heat output required for a room if using a 1800 mm vertical radiator instead of using a horizontal radiator?

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  3. ianmcd

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    Both radiators will have a heat output , you calculate with that, not the physical size of the rad
     
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