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Old 04-25-2013, 01:55 PM   #1
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Heating Baseboard - Does it matter where the feed and return goes on the baseboard?


I'm installing a new baseboard on my basement and I would like to know if I can connect the feed and return in any way on the baseboard?

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EDIT: just realized I was in the plumbing forum so either I'm a goof for asking or you posted in the wrong board. (prob the former )

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Hydronic(boiler) feed is the pipe that is coming from the boiler and return is the pipe from the baseboard going to the boiler.
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It does not matter which direction the water goes through the baseboard radiator.
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Place a bleeder on the return side.
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