baseboard radiator

baseboard radiator

[′bās‚bȯrd ′rād·ē‚ād·ər]
(civil engineering)
A heating unit which is located at the lower portion of a wall and to which heat is supplied by hot water, warm air, steam, or electricity.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Each tank has an electric heating element and a circulating pump that moves the hot water from the tank to the baseboard radiators. There is a timer on the electric meter that turns the power off to the heating elements from 6 a.m to 6 p.m.
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Before the scrub-down and after, we took samples by vacuum cleaner from all the likely places--door tops, kitchen cabinets, the baseboard radiators. The samples were sent to a commercial industrial lab--a company the state man knew about--and they did a professional analysis.
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