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Squeeky Pipes

Posted by Raymond VinZant Plumbing Prof on January 28th, 2003 07:59 AM
In reply to squeaky water pipes by michael carter on January 27th, 2003 04:45 PM [Go to top of thread]

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Its caused by, the expansion and contraction of of you piping. When the piping cools, it contracts, when it heats up it expands. It can expand as much as 2.5 inches in 100 feet. So if it runs through wood joists or metal hangers, it can squeek.
Raymond VinZant

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