Winter Draindown

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  1. berni109

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    If you like me use compressed air to clear water out of the pipes and tap fittings beware of jamming the non return valve.
    Make sure at least 2 taps are open!
    I take the shower head off and use the shower hose to introduce the compressed air. In turning the mixture control there must have been a moment when the system was closed and pressure built up. Lesson learnt!
     
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    Crikey. ... For a moment I thought I'd missed Summer.:doh:
     
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    I thought you were going to say it drained down automatically over night as it was so cold this morning!
     
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