Copper touching black pipe

Discussion in 'Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice, Tips & ' started by ToolsRMe, Oct 17, 2006.

  1. ToolsRMe

    ToolsRMe New Member

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    In another thread (sorry, don't have it) someone mentioned that copper touching HVAC material is a no-no because of the reaction between the two metals. The concensus was that this is true.

    Is the same true of copper touching black pipe?
  2. Cass

    Cass Plumber

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    It can be. I would place a piece of cardboard or stiff plastic between them or you could use a 4-5 wraps of electrical tape.
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