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buzz502

06:24AM | 09/11/04
Member Since: 09/09/04
1 lifetime posts
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recentley a t-joint burst under my manufactured home and the plumber said i should eventually replace the gray pipe. what is gray pipe ?

theeagle

07:34PM | 11/28/04
Member Since: 11/27/04
174 lifetime posts
it is a cheap version of flexable water line. the modern ,safe choice is 'pex' pipe.

it can withstand heating,freezing, and flexing, and still not leak.

some grey pipe is prone to leaking at the joints due to the fittings and aging of the grey pipe.


cacook

05:49AM | 08/23/05
Member Since: 08/22/05
2 lifetime posts
Bob, I have been having a LOT of problems with the gray pipe under my mobile home as well. A friend told me that the manufacturer of the gray pipe was replacing the pipe with newer pipe? Is this true and if so, where can I find out more?


doug seibert

09:18AM | 08/23/05
Member Since: 08/10/02
843 lifetime posts
http://www.pbpipe.com/index1.htm

Looks like mobilehomes have the shortest eligibility ..........

cacook

11:42AM | 08/23/05
Member Since: 08/22/05
2 lifetime posts
Thank you for the info, appears I will be unable to get anything done though afterall.

rich69ie

02:00PM | 09/17/10
Member Since: 09/16/10
2 lifetime posts
I have a double wide and have had many problems with it, including something I've never seen, two of the gray shutoff's literely blew apart. When the scandal about it with the lawsuits filed I had one of their reps come out and tell me it wasn't gray pipe. I've had several plumbers advise me that it most certainly is. Is there a phone number for this company I can call? I can't find the original paper work on it. Thank you. Rich69ie
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