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Maurice22/11/2017 18:54:02
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I recently acquired a Stuart 501 Boiler. It still had the asbestos boards on the inside of the side plates. This has been safely disposed of. Can anyone suggest a replacement material, and where to get it please?


JasonB22/11/2017 19:00:03
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You could pop into a good builders merchants or roofing suppliers and by an "undercloaks board". These a fibre cement boards about 4ft long and 6" wide so enough for your boiler, cost about a quid each

Neil Wyatt22/11/2017 19:04:10
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Kaowool is OK if it is supported. If it needs to be self-supporting try a Skamolex (vermiculite) board, OK up to red heat - you can cut it into thinner sheets with a saw (use some sort of guide).


Maurice22/11/2017 19:04:37
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Thanks Jason, that sounds promising. I'll try that.

CuP Alloys 123/11/2017 09:47:31
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Available ex stock from CuP Alloys.Keith

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