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Old 08-26-2015, 11:09 AM   #1
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PEX Options?


So, I'm finishing a bathroom in the basement and will be using PEX to feed the shower, toilet and single sink. House has copper tubing and I already stubbed out for PEX when I replaced the water heater last year (1/2 inch).
Is it okay to run a single 1/2 inch line and then use T fittings to drop to each fixture? Will I lose very much pressure from upstream pulls? The shower will be at the end of the run.

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Old 08-26-2015, 04:24 PM   #2
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Good practice is 2 fixtures on a 1/2 inch line.
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Thanks, but that is not what I wanted to hear... lol
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Test a length of your 1/2" pex for gallons / minute and see if the pressure you have will supply the demand.
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