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How to Join Pipe

Ed the Plumber gives step-by-step instructions on how to join copper pipe and how to join PVC pipe.

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Materials

  • PVC cement
  • PVC cleaner
  • PVC primer
  • flux
  • soldering pad
  • lead-free solder
  • crimp rings

Tools

  • pipe cutter
  • PVC saw
  • rag
  • knife
  • safety glasses
  • rubber gloves
  • acid brush
  • brush cleaning tool
  • torch with mapp gas
  • ratchet cutter
  • PEX cutter
  • crimping tool
  • fire extinguisher

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