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Old 02-03-2009, 06:38 AM   #1
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why not bury copper pipe in concrete ???


forget why but there is a reason,,, anyone ? ? ? the lime attacks the copper ? ? ?

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why not bury copper pipe in concrete ???


thats what I thought. The lime in the screed attacks the copper. I saw a plumber use Denso (?) tape over all the copper. Said it will protect it for 50 years and allow for expansion and contraction.


Why do you want to run copper in concrete?

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why not bury copper pipe in concrete ???


nope, i don't,,, hopefully i'm smarter'n that but my memory's not as good as it once was,,, come to think of it, that assumes it once was, doesn't it ? ? ?
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