Posting a message to the forum will remove the above advertisement
  1. Hi, welcome to the new look UKPlumbersForums.co.uk - Login with your usual login details, or sign up if you don't already have an account. If you post just once, all the advertisements get automatically removed. We have some competitions coming soon, and lots of new feaures. 

Stigster's Recent Activity

  1. Stigster replied to the thread I think my hot water cylinder hasn’t been plumbed in properly.

    The Temperature & Pressure relief (T&P) valve is piped up in plastic which is a big no no. Please for the love of all that is holy, tell...

    Jul 21, 2017 at 12:48 PM
  2. Stigster liked pyjamas27's post in the thread Installing Outside Tap to Existing Pipework.

    I'll check it out over the weekend and let you know.

    Jul 21, 2017 at 11:46 AM
  3. Stigster rated Matchless.plumb's post Agree in the thread Simple q - which isolation valve is best for a bathroom sink / toilet?.

    I would not use the first one either due to the fact is plastic. It can break very easy. I would suggest the butterfly isolation valve.

    Jul 21, 2017 at 11:00 AM
  4. Stigster replied to the thread Simple q - which isolation valve is best for a bathroom sink / toilet?.

    I've come across many a screwdriver operated valve either jammed in position or the slot all knackered up from people trying to close...

    Jul 21, 2017 at 10:54 AM
  5. Stigster replied to the thread I think my hot water cylinder hasn’t been plumbed in properly.

    Just to be clear in my last post I made a typo and my first sentence was supposed to say - "I'm not going to argue that this shouldn't...

    Jul 21, 2017 at 10:41 AM
  6. Stigster replied to the thread I think my hot water cylinder hasn’t been plumbed in properly.

    I'm not going to argue that this shouldn't be looked at by someone with their G3 certification but on a side note, once that secondary...

    Jul 21, 2017 at 9:46 AM
  7. Stigster replied to the thread Installing Outside Tap to Existing Pipework.

    Please can you trace back the pipe inside the house and see what/where it connects to if possible, or is it all concealed on the other...

    Jul 21, 2017 at 9:38 AM
  8. Stigster replied to the thread I think my hot water cylinder hasn’t been plumbed in properly.

    The good news about making these alterations is that the section that needs working on is able to be easily and completely isolated so...

    Jul 20, 2017 at 2:46 PM
  9. Stigster replied to the thread I think my hot water cylinder hasn’t been plumbed in properly.

    You are missing the non-return/check valve between the pump and the rad handled ball valve below the pump. It would take some very...

    Jul 20, 2017 at 1:55 PM
  10. Stigster replied to the thread Installing Outside Tap to Existing Pipework.

    Yeah, that needs to checked "10,000%" as you say. My installation tips only apply if it really is a mains water supply of course. It's a...

    Jul 20, 2017 at 10:28 AM
  11. Stigster replied to the thread Installing Outside Tap to Existing Pipework.

    This is a bit of a weird one because this isn't exactly an existing installation, but it's not really a new one either. Therefore I...

    Jul 20, 2017 at 10:04 AM
  12. Stigster replied to the thread Gas Course Experienced Trade Question!?!.

    This happened to me. It's not a usual situation as I do not practice any form of gas work whatsoever as I am a Community College...

    Jul 20, 2017 at 9:47 AM
  13. Stigster liked Henry mote's post in the thread Gas Course Experienced Trade Question!?!.

    Hi mate, my dad has been a gas engineer for 35 years and I've been shadowing him for a year. I've worked on a load of boilers and done...

    Jul 19, 2017 at 1:52 PM
  14. Stigster replied to the thread Gas Course Experienced Trade Question!?!.

    That's more like it! One of the few situations where the fast track may actually be appropriate.

    Jul 19, 2017 at 1:52 PM