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  • lead pipe???

    Has anyone ever used a leadloc fitting. I see them on the net but in the UK. I had a problem this morning at a customers house and I need one of them.

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    I don't think a compression connection is allowed under the NSPC for lead is it?

    http://www.melimatic.com/lead_loc.htm

    No mention on their site about being accepted for use anywhere in the USA. No endorsement by any standards organization either that I saw.
    "It's a table saw, do you know where your fingers are?" Bob D. 2006

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      My God, did I hear you right Lead Pipe I haven`t worked with it since my apprenticeship days in the 1960`s.

      Tony

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      • #4
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        Try a Ford Lead Pac coupling.They are used to join lead to copper water lines. Ford has a web site.

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          Ty all for you help. Copper water service above ground, split at slab, chop up floor and I see lead. Have never dealt with it, not to bad though found a compression coupling at a specialty supply house.

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