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a little propress

SnowmeltSnowmelt Member Posts: 1,228
I'll take some criticism

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  • lchmblchmb Member Posts: 2,992
    edited December 2016
    you didnt mark your fittings to indicate proper stab depth...(had to find something for you..nice neat job)
  • SnowmeltSnowmelt Member Posts: 1,228
    well, there is a boo boo, but I know it before I did it. on the far right the hot is on the right. I just went out a little further then straight down. I didn't feel like doing anything tricky with the piping , plus there going to washing machines.
  • hot_rodhot_rod Member Posts: 13,872
    Nice piping.

    You can buy press/ hose valves nowadays, save some bucks and all the threaded connections. Here is the Apollo version.

    I prefer the rubber insert type unistrut clamps, it allows some expansion and contraction movement.

    What about water hammer arresters. Quick acting solenoids re notorious for banging piping.


    Bob "hot rod" Rohr
    trainer for Caleffi NA
    The magic is in hydronics, and hydronics is in me
  • SnowmeltSnowmelt Member Posts: 1,228
    hot rod , I rather have I.P. that way if the ball valve gets seized i can just unscrew it and add a new one. when I asked for these valves the supply hose wanted to sell me what you posted. If I had to install hammer arresters where would I put them.
  • hot_rodhot_rod Member Posts: 13,872
    here is some good info on hammer arrestors
    http://www.jrsmith.com/uploads/fileLibrary/pm2049.pdf
    Bob "hot rod" Rohr
    trainer for Caleffi NA
    The magic is in hydronics, and hydronics is in me
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