How to bleed radiators

How to bleed radiators

Hope you are all warm and cozy. This is a nice info-graphic & article on bleeding radiators by u-switch – pleased to see they have used antique radiators in the pictures!

Here’s a link to the full article

Reclaimed cast iron radiator
Oops, radiator, you seem to be leaking!

Oops, radiator, you seem to be leaking!

Careful transport of original radiators is so important – this poor 2 column arrived in a VW Golf (!) and subsequently failed it’s pressure test. In the second photo you can see it taken apart for repair. The third photo is a fully restored 2 column radiator.

Leak in cast iron radiator under pressure test

Oops! Leaking radiator revealed

Radiator taken apart for repair

Radiator taken apart for repair

Repaired painted cast iron slim radiator

Repaired painted cast iron slim radiator