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The Tips for Welding Copper

The Tips for Welding Copper Copper is a soft, non-ferrous metal that can be easily bent, cut, shaped and joined using several welding processes. While it is often used to make decorative household and architectural items, it is an excellent conductor of electricity and heat, and so is widely used in the electrical industry, while [...]

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  • Copper Pipe Sweat Soldering vs Brazing

Copper Pipe: Sweat Soldering vs Brazing

Copper Pipe: Sweat Soldering vs Brazing Soldering a copper pipe can be done through two different methods, known as sweat fitting and brazing. Both of these have advantages and disadvantages, and if you are looking to join pieces of copper pipe together you may be unsure what is the best way of managing your piping. [...]

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  • Tips for Repairing a Leaking Copper Water Pipe

Tips for Repairing a Leaking Copper Water Pipe

Tips for Repairing a Leaking Copper Water Pipe You can easily fix a leaking copper pipe with a repair sleeve. You’ll only have to cut out the affected pipe section and solder the gap with a repair sleeve. You’ll need the following tools and materials for the repair project: Propane torch Tuber cutter Solder Emery [...]

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  • Benefits of China made Copper Pipe Bending Machines for Plumbers

Benefits of China made Copper Pipe Bending Machines for Plumbers

Benefits of China made Copper Pipe Bending Machines for Plumbers Pipe bending machines can be extremely handy tools for plumbers. Today we are sharing the benefits of a CHINA made copper pipe bending machine. What is a Pipe Bender? These fantastic machines give you a strong frame that is made to last. With these tools, [...]

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  • Straightening Bend Copper Tubing of Air Conditioner Filled with Refrigerant

Straightening Bend Copper Tubing of Air Conditioner Filled with Refrigerant

Straightening Bend Copper Tubing of Air Conditioner Filled with Refrigerant I have a bent copper-tubing of an air conditioner filled with refrigerant that I want to straighten (because I need make some space for mounting a curtain rail). Now, I'm fully aware that it is not recommended to bend/straighten a copper-tubing due to risk of: [...]

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  • How to Solder Copper Pipes

How to Solder Copper Pipes

How to Solder Copper Pipes While there are many home improvement or repair projects that are best left to trained and experienced professionals, soldering and replacing copper pipe in your house doesn't have to be one of them. The soldering process looks a bit intimidating as a beginner do-it-yourself project, but it is a fairly [...]

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  • Soldering Copper Pipe Tools

Soldering Copper Pipe Tools

Soldering Copper Pipe Tools When doing a plumbing project involving soldering copper pipe preparation pays for itself. To help you get ready here is a list of tools you’ll need when soldering copper pipe. 01 Torch The torch needed for soldering copper can be propane or MAPP gas (methylacetylene-propadiene propane). MAPP gas comes in a [...]

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  • How to Braze Copper Tubing

How to Braze Copper Tubing

How to Braze Copper Tubing Copper tubing is used widely on plumbing fixtures in the home. It can add some class to your faucets and exposed pipes. People mostly use it in their bathroom décor, but it can also be used in the kitchen. Save money by learning how to do certain upgrades in your [...]

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  • How to Solder Iron Pipe Fittings

How to Solder Iron Pipe Fittings

How to Solder Iron Pipe Fittings Soldering iron pipe fittings can be a tricky task if you have never tried before. Basically, soldering will help you to attach the pipe fittings together. Here are a few tools that you will need, along with some steps to help guide you through the process. How to [...]

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  • How to Replace Copper Pipes Using PEX

How to Replace Copper Pipes Using PEX

How to Replace Copper Pipes Using PEX Key remodeling projects usually entail opening up the ceilings, floors, and walls. Such projects offer a great opportunity to inspect and replace any old or faulty plumbing fixtures. Water pipes require regular inspection since they carry huge volumes of water under extreme pressure. A major burst can be [...]

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  • How to Cutting and Joining Copper Pipes

Cutting and Joining Copper Pipes

Cutting and Joining Copper Pipes - How to Cut and Join Copper Pipes Not every house is built the same, therefore, any piping installed in your home will have to be customized to fit. This means that cutting and fitting copper piping will be a necessary skill to know. Read on to learn more about [...]

The Differences between Type L and Type M Copper Pipes

The Differences between Type L and Type M Copper Pipes Pipe manufacturers produce soft and hard soft copper pipes for plumbing purposes. Copper pipes are mainly used for supplying water. A pipe made of soft copper tends to bend easily even without using any tool. As such, pipes made of copper are also known as [...]

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  • Tips of Using Solderless Copper Fittings

Tips of Using Solderless Copper Fittings

Tips of Using Solderless Copper Fittings One of the most commonly used types of water supply pipes in residential properties is copper pipes. Copper pipes are ideal for supplying both cold and hot water around a home, according to our pros who’ve been dealing with plumbing China homes. Traditionally, copper pipe connections are usually made [...]

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  • Copper Pipe Fitting Methods Explained

Copper Pipe Fitting Methods Explained

Copper Pipe Fitting Methods Explained If you will be installing new plumbing in your home, you may need to know proper copper pipe fitting techniques to use when installing copper water piping. There are several methods that can be used to fit copper pipes, and the type of fitting you use will depend on the [...]

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  • PEX vs. Copper Which Pipes are Right

PEX vs. Copper: Which Pipes are Right for My Home?

PEX vs. Copper: Which Pipes are Right for My Home? Get the 411 on two popular choices for water supply pipes to make the right choice for your plumbing project. Once the top choice for all water supply pipes, copper has been nudged a bit to the side by flexible pipes made from cross-linked polyethylene, [...]

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