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 »

According to Lego artist Eric Harshbarger, the best glue for Legos is plastic cement. This adhesive, used by plumbers and sold in hardware stores, acts as a solvent that bonds the styrene ABS plastic of Lego bricks. Hars... More »

The difference between black and white PVC pipes is the chemical composition of the plastic used in manufacturing them. They are both primarily used for water drainage purposes. 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 » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Plumbing

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 » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Plumbing

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 » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Plumbing

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 » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Plumbing