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Old 05-02-2009, 06:46 AM   #1
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Toe kick heater

I would like to replace about 14 feet of hot water baseboard heat with a hydronic toe kick heater.How large of a unit would i need?

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Old 05-02-2009, 03:21 PM   #2
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Toe kick heater

Does the baseboard heat the space well? then find btu/per foot for pipe size and baseboard style plug in the numbers and size the kick space htr accordingly. Original base board may be oversized but will get you in the ball park.

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Old 05-02-2009, 04:20 PM   #3
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Toe kick heater

14' of " elementcan be anywhere from 7000 to 8400 BTUs.
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