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Posted by tomh on March 12th, 2003 10:08 AM
In reply to PVC purple glue removal by Oscar on March 12th, 2003 09:47 AM [Go to top of thread]

You will need to cut the pipe and replace the section and fittings. The "glue" used to join PVC pipe is actually a solvent weld. It fuses the plastic together as thought is was melted or welded together. You cannot separate a glued joint.

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