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PPI's BCD Division

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A brief overview and introduction to the Building and Construction Division (BCD), one of the Divisions of the Plastics Pipe Institute (PPI).

PEX Systems Using Manifold

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Both time and materials may be saved when plumbing with the use of manifolds, now available in copper or plastic.

PEX Plumbing - Introduction

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Introduction to PEX Plumbing systems. Since this video was filmed in 2005, the PEX plumbing industry has grown tremendously.

PEX Tubing Using Crimp Ring Fittings

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A popular joining technique. Crimp ring fittings are available in brass, copper or polymer, while the rings are copper.

PEX Tubing - Sizes and Colors

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Description of the wide range of sizes and colors in which PEX is available. Today, PEX tubing ranges from ¼" to 4" nominal.

PEX Using Compression-Sleeve Fittings

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This video describes the ASTM F2080 fitting system which uses brass fittings with metal compression-sleeves around the tubing.

PEX Support Bends

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A fast technique for making sweeps without using fittings. These are available in steel or plastic.