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whit.millwork

02:25PM | 10/07/11
Member Since: 04/10/03
116 lifetime posts
Bvplumbing
the pipe coming out of my boiler was leaking last year. gotta fix it before i fire up heat this year. i cannot get it loosened. i have used a liquid wrench type product and i suppose i will try heating fittings. any suggestions

LarryG

08:42AM | 10/09/11
Member Since: 07/22/04
530 lifetime posts
Yes normally I take the sawzall and cut the pipe off leaving about 3/4 inch from the joint. Then cut perpendicular across as close to the threads without cutting into them. Squeeze with channel locks it's out.

Sylvan

10:11PM | 12/17/11
Member Since: 01/24/06
1558 lifetime posts
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HI Larry long time no see
Syl%20caulking

LarryG

04:19PM | 01/08/12
Member Since: 07/22/04
530 lifetime posts
Happy New Year Sylvan! Sorry haven't been myself lately. I had to have my dog put down on the 13th of Dec. Getting back in the groove though. Hope all is well.

Larry
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