Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Plumbing

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 08-10-2013, 12:35 AM   #1
Wire Chewer
 
Red Squirrel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 3,211
Rewards Points: 0
Share |
Default

Nicked pex with drill, do I need to redo this connection?




Just a tiny little nic, that pex also has a black liner inside, some kind of rubber membrane I think, I only nicked maybe half way through the plastic. Should I cut and redo this connection? I don't want to add a joiner if I don't have to, especially given this is near the electrical panel, but if there is a risk of that nic eventually leaking then I'm better off doing it... what do you think?

Red Squirrel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-2013, 07:06 AM   #2
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Hartfield VA
Posts: 26,383
Rewards Points: 96
Default

Nicked pex with drill, do I need to redo this connection?


Why take the chance?
(it's called a coupling)

__________________
When posting in forums, letting us know your location will help others give better feedback/advice/solutions to your questions
joecaption is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Best drill bit for old concrete johnjack11 Concrete, Stone & Masonry 22 03-14-2012 03:27 PM
I can't get tapcon screws to tap into the concrete slab!? Monty Building & Construction 24 08-07-2010 07:08 AM
Rotary Hammer Drill vs Hammer Drill jrepp44 Tools 6 06-29-2010 06:07 AM
Telephone Jack Connection Problem jogan Electrical 9 04-20-2009 06:10 AM
Best cordless hammer drill for occasional use jaym3 Tools 6 11-11-2007 07:26 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.