Tag Archives: TacoHVAC

Baseboard, Radiant, and Boilers, ….Oh My!

At our FloPro classes held at Taco in Cranston (http://flopro.taco-hvac.com/2015flopro_training.html) we ask what is the ONE thing you want to know about Taco, Hydronics, Life…before class starts. One recent question, which I have seen before, was “How is boiler sizing … Continue reading

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Why, Why, Why

      A buddy of mine, Wayne, a contractor and HVAC instructor here on Long Island and I were having a conversation the other day and he asked why is Taco coming out with all of these new ECM … Continue reading

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Tech Tips 2.0

Had to pull this out of the archives in my mind and I have had these questions presented to me over the years, just don’t remember where or when or who asked them. Anyway what sparked this was a question was … Continue reading

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Blocking and Tackling

I was looking at the X-Pump Block for a customer that wanted to install this  with a new domestic water heater with side taps for a radiant floor heating system. I understand the concept but the design procedure I didn’t understand … Continue reading

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Set it and Forget it – part 2

This blog post is part 2 from homeowner Chris in CT about his brand new heating system. In part 1 (which you can read here), Chris had questions about the new FuelMizer installed and this post has questions regarding the … Continue reading

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Inquiring minds want to know – part 1

As technology is expanding and growing in the home, it is also showing up in the mechanical rooms today and hydronics can be intimidating to a homeowner. Chris in CT, a homeowner, contacted me and had some questions for Ask … Continue reading

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Tech Tips

Has it been over a month since my last post? Needless to say, I have been busier than a beekeeper at the Rose Bowl Parade meeting tons of you guys at the Factory! Since I have been doing a lot … Continue reading

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10 – 15 %

Nemo came whipping through and dropped a ton of snow here on Long Island. I am no longer “Finding Nemo!” So getting snowbound allowed me to write a little something. It also stopped the flow of questions since everyone is … Continue reading

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BeeTech 2.0

Hey Dave, Since the BumbleBee is a variable speed circulator based upon Delta-T, can we consider this to be “Indoor Reset?”   – Anthony, NY Great question Anthony, ya know I was thinking the same thing the other day when I was doing a … Continue reading

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SmartPlus Recirculation

Hey Dave, Does the SmartPlus need any special piping at the furthest fixture unit?  Mike T, VT Mike, there is “special” piping that is needed for the current application of the SmartPlus. Just like any other Taco circulator, it needs … Continue reading

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