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Old December 16th, 2008, 08:28 PM   #1
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So, being the cheap-ass that I am, I used an old radiator from a forklift as a heat exchanger for my Central Boiler, in the plenum of my house furnace. Just turned it on, and it works awesome.
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Old December 16th, 2008, 08:29 PM   #2
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my neighbor used one out of an old ass buick!
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Old December 16th, 2008, 08:32 PM   #3
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my friend has one in his barn with a fan behind it. works good.
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Old December 16th, 2008, 08:55 PM   #4
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I actually have the "correct" one for the pole barn. It is a 250,000 BTU unit, with a built-in blower. The boiler is 500,000 BTU. So we can heat the pool in the spring.
It is funny as hell, to open the utility room door, and see an old radiator sticking out of the furnace.
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Old December 16th, 2008, 10:06 PM   #5
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I installed a used radiator in my furnace. I filled it with cheese because I didn't have any water. Doesn't work worth a damn but it smells good.
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were all teh Rednecks!!
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believe it or not you all are more hillbillay than the hillbillay's down here lol...
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So, being the cheap-ass that I am, I used an old radiator from a forklift as a heat exchanger for my Central Boiler, in the plenum of my house furnace. Just turned it on, and it works awesome.
You say this like I am suppose to be surprised?
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Old December 17th, 2008, 10:19 AM   #10
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believe it or not you all are more hillbillay than the hillbillay's down here lol...
Thanks for the compliment.
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Old December 17th, 2008, 10:47 AM   #11
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this is way interesting. how do you pump the water through?
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Hell, if it works why not?
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Don't make me drive 2hrs. to see your radiator. Give me some pic's or when I get their I will fill your kids heads with more goofy ideas. And please change your location to Graylingtucky.
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I installed a used radiator in my furnace. I filled it with cheese because I didn't have any water. Doesn't work worth a damn but it smells good.
you mean bacon?

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my friend has one in his barn with a fan behind it. works good.
a big heater core, right?
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Old December 17th, 2008, 04:40 PM   #16
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Don't make me drive 2hrs. to see your radiator. Give me some pic's or when I get their I will fill your kids heads with more goofy ideas. And please change your location to Graylingtucky.
Come on, it's Ed. I don't need pics to know he did it
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