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maljohn49

07:33PM | 02/13/07
Member Since: 02/13/07
2 lifetime posts
Bvplumbing
I have air in my basement shower hotwater line, my water is supplied by the city, it is only in the shower were the air makes the pipes vibrate. Is there a solution?

Sylvan

04:45AM | 02/14/07
Member Since: 01/24/06
1589 lifetime posts
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!- Check to make sure lines are secured properly

2- Check for lose washers

3- Check to make sure allowances were made for expansion and contraction of H/W line

(coefficient of expansion per degree per foot of piping)

4- Possibly you may need an air chamber installed to take the hydraulic shock waves do to excessive velocity

maljohn49

02:27PM | 02/14/07
Member Since: 02/13/07
2 lifetime posts
Thanks what is a chamber, and were would I purchase one?
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