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  • How to Prevent Copper Pipes from Freezing

How to Prevent Copper Pipes from Freezing

How to Prevent Copper Pipes from Freezing A frozen water line can cause pipes to burst and wreck your home Prevent pipes from freezing in the first place—a little ice can tear open a water supply line. That's bad enough, but the real disaster often occurs as the ice thaws and water flows freely into [...]

By |February 11th, 2021|BRASS & COPPER, Copper, Copper Pipe, Copper Tubes, DoWeDo News, Metal, Metal Applications, Metal Knowledge, PIPE, TUBING|Comments Off on How to Prevent Copper Pipes from Freezing

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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  • How to Repair a Broken Copper Pipe in Your Home

How to Repair a Broken Copper Pipe in Your Home

How to Repair a Broken Copper Pipe in Your Home A quick and easy, no-soldering fix for your burst pipe. Tools Required Disconnect clip Emery cloth Large bucket Pipe Cutter Materials Required Straight slip repair coupling Project step-by-step (8) Step 1 Shut off the Water Locate the shutoff valve to your water main and close [...]

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  • How to CORRECTLY Solder a Copper Pipe

How to CORRECTLY Solder a Copper Pipe

How to CORRECTLY Solder a Copper Pipe Hi in this article I’ll be thoroughly explaining how to solder copper pipe to get a nice leak-free joint. If you’re unfamiliar with soldering, you’ll be able to solder any diameter pipe after this video with ease and peace of mind. Step 1: How to Solder Copper Pipe [...]

By |February 3rd, 2021|Copper, Copper Fittings, Copper Pipe, Copper Tubes, Copper Tubing, DoWeDo News, Metal, Metal Knowledge, PIPE|Comments Off on How to CORRECTLY Solder a Copper Pipe
  • Scrap Copper Recycling

Scrap Copper Recycling

Scrap Copper Recycling Copper is a nonferrous, nonmagnetic metal that is generally soft or malleable and orange/bronze in color. Copper is commonly found in plumbing, electrical wiring, electrical components, and electronics. We buy all types of copper scrap including: Bare Bright #1 Copper Wire #1 Copper Wire/Tubing #2 Copper Wire/Tubing Sheet Copper Mixed Copper Copper [...]

  • 5 MOST COMMON QUESTIONS ABOUT COPPER PIPE PLUMBING

5 MOST COMMON QUESTIONS ABOUT COPPER PIPE PLUMBING

5 MOST COMMON QUESTIONS ABOUT COPPER PIPE PLUMBING Not all water piping comes from the same material, which means each type of plumbing will require care that you might not be able to apply to different pipes. Copper piping is no exception, but if you don’t know much or anything at all about copper pipe [...]

By |January 27th, 2021|Copper, Copper Pipe, Copper Plumbing, Copper Tubes, Copper Tubing, DoWeDo News, Metal, Metal Knowledge, PIPE, TUBING, Tubing Material|Comments Off on 5 MOST COMMON QUESTIONS ABOUT COPPER PIPE PLUMBING
  • How to Choose the Right Plumbing Pipe

Guide on How to Choose the Right Plumbing Pipe

Guide on How to Choose the Right Plumbing Pipe There are many types of plumbing pipes for residential or commercial buildings. Plumbing pipes such as PEX, Copper, and PVC are normally used depending on their application and the location in which they are installed. Also, there are some other plumbing pipe types such as black, [...]

By |January 23rd, 2021|Brass Pipes, Brass Shapes, Brass Tubes, Copper, Copper Pipe, Copper Plumbing, Copper Tubes, Copper Tubing, Iron Pipe, Metal Applications, Metal Knowledge, PIPE, Stainless Steel, Stainless Steel Tubing, TUBING|Comments Off on Guide on How to Choose the Right Plumbing Pipe
  • 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. [...]

By |January 15th, 2021|Copper, Copper Fittings, Copper Pipe, Copper Plumbing, Copper Tubes, DoWeDo News, Fitting, Metal, Metal Knowledge, Metal Processes, PIPE, Seamless Tubes, TUBING|Comments Off on Copper Pipe: Sweat Soldering vs Brazing
  • 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 [...]

By |January 13th, 2021|BRASS & COPPER, Copper, Copper Pipe, Copper Plumbing, Copper Tubes, Copper Tubing, DoWeDo News, Metal, Metal Applications, Metal Knowledge, Metal Processes, PIPE, Tubing, TUBING|Comments Off on Tips for Repairing a Leaking Copper Water Pipe
  • 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, [...]

By |January 11th, 2021|BRASS & COPPER, Copper, Copper Pipe, Copper Plumbing, Copper Tubes, Copper Tubing, DoWeDo News, Metal Knowledge, Metal Processes, PIPE, Tubing|Comments Off on Benefits of China made Copper Pipe Bending Machines for Plumbers
  • Soldering vs Brazing Involved Piping

Soldering vs Brazing Involved Piping

Soldering vs Brazing Involved Piping As for the HVAC system, brazing is definitely necessary. If you have ever been involved in medical gas piping or refrigeration piping, brazing is where it’s at when joining copper tubing. On the plumbing side, we tend to solder copper tube joints when using a torch. When looking for a [...]

By |January 9th, 2021|Copper, Copper Pipe, Copper Plumbing, Copper Tubes, Copper Tubing, DoWeDo News, Metal, Metal Knowledge, PIPE, Tubing, TUBING|Comments Off on Soldering vs Brazing Involved Piping
  • 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: [...]

By |January 7th, 2021|BRASS & COPPER, Copper, Copper Pipe, Copper Tubes, DoWeDo News, Metal Knowledge, Metal Processes, PIPE, Tubing, TUBING|Comments Off on Straightening Bend Copper Tubing of Air Conditioner Filled with Refrigerant
  • 4 Ways for Bend Copper Pipe

4 Ways for Bend Copper Pipe

4 Ways for Bend Copper Pipe Durable and easy to work with, copper pipe is frequently used in homes as a water supply pipe. Since copper is a beautiful metal, whether polished and shiny or left to age to a green patina, copper pipe is often used as a crafting material for its own decorative [...]

By |January 5th, 2021|Copper, Copper Fittings, Copper Pipe, Copper Plumbing, Copper Tubes, DoWeDo News, Metal, Metal Knowledge, PIPE, TUBING, Tubing Material|Comments Off on 4 Ways for Bend Copper Pipe
  • 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 [...]

By |January 3rd, 2021|Copper, Copper Fittings, Copper Pipe, Copper Plumbing, Copper Tubing, Fitting, Metal, Metal Applications, Metal Knowledge, Metal Processes, PIPE, Tubing, TUBING|Comments Off on How to Solder Copper Pipes
  • 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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