Plumbing Zone - Professional Plumbers Forum banner

pex

  1. Plumbing Material and Products
    Have you noticed some faucet manufacturers have much longer plastic supplies on their faucets? There is a reason for it. I'll provide the answer if no one gets it.
  2. Plumbers Swap
    Vanguard Soft Touch Pex Crimp Tool 3/4" Model # HAR4ST Looking to sell (4) sets of crimpers. Brand new in the box. Will take $65 per pair. Comes with guage (if you need it). [email protected]
  3. General Plumbing Discussion
    i hate to ask this...if there's no grounding for the electrical panel with pex, what's to ground to? should i have a electrical contractor included in the repipe charge to install the 2-grounding rods & new ground wire from the box? we also need ground wires from H & C to the gas at the water...
  4. Plumbing Pictures
    Replaced a 19gal side outlet with this new top outlet. This mobile home had polybutylene pipe with grey fittings. I'm not sure if they are acetyl fittings or not but they look like it. The HO is the original owner and has never had even one leak. They are on chlorinated city water at about...
  5. Site Help and Suggestions
    __I have seen there are many here whom will say that PEX has been beaten harder than a red headed step child in this forum. PEX is NOT going away. I have NEVER installed a PEX system but if I want to survive I better get w/ the program and learn. __I would suggest, in the RESIDENTIAL Section...
  6. General Plumbing Discussion
    Kitec piping has created alot of work for companies that specialize at repiping houses. Vegas water has alot of minerals in it which contributes to the fittings failure. The Kitec fitting system is flawed and 10s of thousands of Las Vegas homes have been repiped because of this. Construction...
  7. Pex

    Plumbing Material and Products
    I don't use the stuff but, this puzzles me. Who would want to lose all that wall space of the mounted manifolds and associated spaghetti? How does one run a whole house on a 3/4" pex line when the effective opening of the fittings is closer to 1/2" if I was guessing? In my particular state...
Top