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wet return line leaking

tony_19 Member Posts: 29
hi everyone

i wanted to know if it is ok to replace a wet return line that was original black pipe with copper. i was told that it could be done. will it have any effect on the system.

thank you



  • Steamhead
    Steamhead Member Posts: 14,324

    the one place on a steam system where it shouldn't be a problem. Some prefer black pipe here though, but as long as steam doesn't enter it you should be fine. 
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  • tony_19
    tony_19 Member Posts: 29
    thank you

    thank you
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