Nibco pex pipe failures

  • Pex Copper Crimp/Compression Ring on Sun,Jan 2011

  • Hi Daniel, The Nibco Durapex pex tubing (PEX-C) has had problems splitting lengthwise ... and make it brittle and subject to failure. This is not normally a problem once installed, but improper temporary storage can create serious problems with the ...
  • COLE et al v. NIBCO, INC., No. 3:2013cv07871 - Document 90 (D.N.J. 2016) on Wed,Mar 2016

  • The three products at issue are (1) cross-linked polyethylene plumbing tubes (“PEX Tubing”), (2 ... namely the purchase and failure of NIBCO’s PEX Products. [Id.]. The Albrizios argue that this interest, when read together with the “elasticity ...
  • Lawsuits over plumbing fixtures keep springing up on Thu,Oct 2011

  • Iron Mountain development homeowners filed a claim against Lennar/U.S. Home Corp., KB Home Nevada Inc. and William Lyon Homes Inc. The complaint alleges problems with Wirsbo/Uponer fittings, Nibco ... that "a failure of the high zinc content plumbing ...
  • Plumbing with PEX: its market share is increasing. So why aren't more contractors using PEX for potable water systems? on Fri,Feb 2003

  • Cross-linked polyethylene (PEX) is nothing new under the sun. It was developed in the late 1960s by inventors like Thomas Engel and Dow Corning, and marketed to Europe as the next best thing to happen to plumbing ... excessive failures in the field for ...
  • iCrimp CT7000 Copper & Pex Press Tool - Crimp Propress Viega Bpress Nibc... world's greatest manual copper press tool is released January 2015 on Sun,Feb 2017

  • VISIT THE WEBSITE AND THE EBAY STORE Worlds first copper & pex plumbing crimp press tool The ne... iCrimp Press Crimp Tool / Crimp Copper and Pex Pressfittings / 100% Wate... The new iCrimp tool was designed to press crimp and copper and also and pex ...
  • NVent: Copper Pipe Joining System on Tue,Jan 2005

  • NVent LLC, a joint enterprise recently formed by Nibco Inc. and Victaulic, will show its new product PermaLynx - a permanent push-to-connect copper pipe joining system. The PermaLynx system offers a complete line of fittings and valves for joining 1/2- to ...
  • Rant of the Week: Wholesale Frustration on Mon,Nov 2015

  • Its been a while since our last “Rant of the Week” but after a recent plumbing service call I’ve hit my limit. Normally I don’t like to call out anyone in particular so I’ll keep it relatively generic, so here goes… First the back-story ...
  • Engineering Specifications on Mon,Nov 2016

  • 1 PUREFLOW PEX PRODUCTS PART 1 GENERAL 1.1 SUMMARY This specification covers Branch & Main, Parallel Water Distribution Systems (MANABLOC), Cross-linked Polyethylene tubing and fittings using PEX Press and PEX Crimp technology for hot and cold water ...
  • Plumbing my garage for compressed air... on Mon,Dec 2011

  • I'm going to use 1/2" Type L copper for the hard line throughout. Why copper? The only real downside to copper is that it isn't quite as durable as steel pipe is...I can live with that. I'm going to start with a metal isolation hose (to keep vibration from ...
  • How do you get water to stop leaking from a showerhead even after replacing both valve stems in a shower? on Sun,Jan 2017

  • You might want to replace your seats inside the body of the faucet. You can pick up a seat wrench at any Home Depot or plumbing supply house. Burrs on the seats casue your washers to get cut and, inturn, they cause the faucet to leak. If that doesnt work ...
  • American Home Shield on Tue,Jan 2012

  • In 2010, American Home Shield settled a class action lawsuit filed on behalf of US citizens who purchased or were issued a Home Service Contract by American Home Shield or its affiliates between July 24, 2001 and October 19, 2009. According to the "Notice ...