How to Mix a Black Pipe With a Galvanized Pipe?

Answer Black pipe and galvanized pipe are the same material with just one difference: galvanized pipe is coated with zinc to prevent the underlying steel from corroding. Galvanized piping was commonly use... Read More »

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Can galvanized fittings be used on black gas pipe?

Galvanized fittings may not be used with black iron pipe, according to Ace Hardware. Galvanized pipe is used for water piping and black iron is used for gas piping. Each type of pipe has its own fi... Read More »

Can a galvanized pipe be attached to a copper pipe?

Yes, this happens quite often in older houses, copper pipe can be threaded; thus one can join them and there are several fittings that can be utilized. On the other hand, copper tubing (K, L, M, a... Read More »

Can i replace part of pool pump piping with smaller pipe gluing pipe inside instead of coupler and same size pipe shouldnt be much smaller?

Yes. My 13" TV sat directly on top of the microwave and only minor interference occurred when the microwave was microwaving.

What is galvanized pipe used for?

Galvanized pipe is used in residential water supply lines and well casings. However, according to NSF International, a public health and safety nonprofit, galvanized pipe tends to build up scale in... Read More »