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  1. arkie6 replied to the thread Horizontal Loop Field - Advice Requested - Southeastern MA.

    To avoid using antifreeze in your loops, you would need to assume an Entering Water Temperature (EWT) of well above 40F (closer to 45F)...

    Jul 2, 2020 at 1:58 PM
  2. arkie6 replied to the thread Horizontal Loop Field - Advice Requested - Southeastern MA.

    I was replying to the OP. I had typed up my reply the previous night before your post, but forgot to hit the "Post Reply" button, so it...

    Jul 1, 2020 at 6:50 PM
  3. arkie6 replied to the thread Horizontal Loop Field - Advice Requested - Southeastern MA.

    Why are you proposing slinky loops rather than straight out-and-back (race track) loops? Slinkies are usually done due to space...

    Jul 1, 2020 at 8:57 AM
  4. arkie6 replied to the thread Horizontal Loop Field - Advice Requested - Southeastern MA.

    15 loops of 3/4" x 500' seems like more than necessary for a new construction 4000 sq ft home, assuming it is built to current energy...

    Jun 30, 2020 at 2:30 PM