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pressure regulator valve

  1. General DIY Discussions
    Hi, I'm trying to replace my old 1" water pressure regulator valve but came across this problem. I need to remove this component from the old valve so that I can use it for the new valve. It looks like a threaded reducer with one side 1 3/4" MIP to 1 1/4" MIP. What tool can I use to unscrew...
  2. Plumbing
    Hello all! I've been a long time lurker but have encountered a problem that's puzzling me and would love some input... I recently installed a point of use hot water heater at my kitchen sink to provide faster hot water as mine can take a bit to reach my kitchen sink. The TPR valve periodically...
  3. Plumbing
    I am renovating a 1920 house! The house is a duplex and now being turned into a triplex. My next mission is the plumbing. I am using Pex. The main line will be 1" with 3/4" branches and 1/2" copper stub outs connected to compression fitting stop valves. My water pressure is around 100psi(city...
  4. HVAC
    Got a new furnace, and my checking shows its over-firing by about 25%. Called Northwest Natural Gas. I'm told the energy content is ~1020-1040 BTU/ft^3 The furnace is rated 60,000 BTU input, and there is a section about checking furnace input and there's a chart that shows at 1040BTU/ft^3, it...
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