Posted by Mark Estes on October 29, 2001 at 12:46:05:
In Reply to: Re: New Steam boiler, System now very noisy posted by Harold Kestenholz - Hydronic Network on October 26, 2001 at 09:39:38:
: New steam boilers are more efficient and steam faster. The installer may have though he was doing you a favor by raising the pressure over 2 psig; If so, have him lower it below 2 psig. Overpressure will make flooding and banging.
: Also, read the service and installation manual that comes in the box with the boiler to check that the Hartford Loop and newr-boiler-piping is as recommended by the factory. Incorrect piping makes flooding and banging. You can see a picture if improper and proper piping at:
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