To glue ABS pipe fittings, apply glue designated for use with this specific product to the pipe and fitting. Push the fittings together using a twisting motion to ensure even distribution of the glue. Hold the joint toge... More »

ABS is a good material for pumps. It is a tough plastic that is resistant to heat, chemicals and impacts, and it is stable enough that it does not contaminate water supplies. More »

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ABS plumbing pipes are pipes made of the thermoplastic resin known as acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene, which does not rust, corrode or rot. Plumbers use ABS pipes in underground and above-ground fixtures that have low pr... More »

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Plumbers and plumbing companies are the types of businesses best suited to repair problems with pipe seals, pipe fittings and leaks in copper pipes. Although homeowners may be able to fix some leaks themselves, these sol... More »

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Turn off the water supply, cut out the section of pipe containing the fitting to be replaced, and install a new section of pipe with new fittings is how to replace plumbing fittings. There are three types of plumbing fit... More »

Types of tubing connectors include hose barb terminations, pipe thread terminations, John Guest fittings, polytube fittings and soft tube fittings. Barbed fitting terminations are usually installed permanently on PVC, po... More »

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Commercial Industrial Supply and Harrison Plastic have a list of Schedule 40 PVS pipe fittings. The companies list the outer diameter, or O.D., and average inner diameter, or I.D., with measurements accurate to a thousan... More »

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