How do you connect copper pipes to galvanized pipes?

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It is easy to connect copper galvanized pipe, you simply require plumbing tools like a dielectric fitting, a pipe wrench, hacksaw for cutting the pipe to fit, some pipe tape or pipe thread compound to cover the thread. Then use the wrench and get the spurred piece from the threads, connect the pipes and coat all the threads with tape or pipe compound and screw them together by tightening up the fitting with your wrench.
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1. Unscrew the dielectric union's central holding nut to disassemble union into its copper and steel section, as well as the rubber gasket. 2. Wrap white sealing tape clockwise around
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Electrolytic action and if the galvanized is connected to Yellow Brass as opposed to Red Brass you have dezincification.
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Easy way to do it and to code is pex pipe. (plastic) go to your local building store and ask for it. You will be amazed how easy it is to install. all the fittings are brass and you
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1 Cut your copper pipe to the desired length to fit your plumbing project using a pipe cutter, which you can rent or purchase from a home improvement retailer. Aim for a clean cut
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How to Connect Copper Galvanized Pipe
When two different metal pipes are joined together, electrolysis -- oxidation caused through the flow of low level electricity -- can occur. To stop this, a dielectric union is installed between the two different pipes. Half of the union is steel, the... More »
Difficulty: Moderate
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