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  • jonny88 jonny88 @ 7:39 PM
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    pipe sleeves

    I always sleeved my pipe with steel pipe when going through weight bearing walls etc and this is how i was taught,2 pipe sizes larger.That was in nyc. Now working on long island and all I see is pvc sleeves .which practice is right?
  • EzzyT EzzyT @ 8:56 AM
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    Both

    Both practices are right depending on where your working and unless the the manufacturer of the pipe states that it has to be sleeved in a certain way.
  • gerralstufler gerralstufler @ 4:12 AM
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    Correct

    I think the first practice is the correct one. It is more safe and durable than the pvc sleeves.
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