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. 

Discuss Calmag magnetic filter blown off in the Central Heating Forum area at UKPlumbersForums.co.uk.

  1. sammathias

    sammathias GSR

    Had a call out earlier, leak through ceiling from boiler. There was a calmag magnetic filter which had blown completely off the threads which you unscrew to access the magnet. Baffling because id have expected it to be split/damaged.. Screwed it back on,topped pressure ran heating upto temperature and everything seems fine..

    Has anyone had similar problem with magnetic filters?
     
  2. scott_d

    scott_d Plumber GSR Top Contributor!!

    Other than leaky TF1's not had any problmes
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
  3. king of pipes

    king of pipes Trusted Plumber GSR Top Contributor!!

    Same as scott i have only had leaky TF1s now only use Magnaclean cheers kop
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
  4. jammydodger

    jammydodger GSR

    Probably wasn't on correct if there was no sign of damage. Never used one myself always used Magna.
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
  5. sammathias

    sammathias GSR

    Yeh ive always used magna. Bloke said its been installed 8 months with no leaks at all. Then it blows off..not very reasuring isit! I did suggest him change it. Strange how the threads where all good.
     
  6. scott_d

    scott_d Plumber GSR Top Contributor!!

    Doesn't sound possible to blowoff and bit be damaged
     
    • Like Like x 1
  7. Ant Parkes

    Ant Parkes Member

    Customer been messing with it haha?
     
  8. Combine

    Combine New Member

    I still get worried when i fill up with the pushfit filter connectors
     
  9. Harvest Fields

    Harvest Fields Trusted Plumber GSR Top Contributor!!

    The magna pro 2 is easy to fit and the fittings are good
     
  10. sammathias

    sammathias GSR

    Oh yeah it wasnt a pushfit connecter. It was the actual threaded bowl part!! Doubt the where messing with me and flodding there house for fun haha
     
Loading...
Similar Threads - Calmag magnetic filter Forum Date
Magnetic signs or permanently signed vehicle Plumbing Forum Feb 17, 2017
Magnetic filter central heating Plumbing Forum Jan 13, 2017
Magnetic Filter Location Oil and Solid Fuel Forum Nov 2, 2016
Which magnetic filter for a Worcester Bosch Greenstar 40cdi conventional boiler Plumbing Forum Aug 25, 2016
Magnetic filter installation - need help Central Heating Forum May 22, 2016
Why wouldn't you fit a new Boiler with a Magnetic Filter? Central Heating Forum Mar 26, 2016