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the cheap plastic ones don't strip out the screws in the plastic clamp?
the orbit is not brass
the aquaplumb might be too big for my 5/8 hose
no. that picture is of an aluminum hose fitting still.
it's what I'm looking for, but I need it in brass
anyone know where to buy real brass fht hose fittings?
The garbage they sell everywhere now is aluminum, and will corrode hose bibbs.
ok i'll back off the nut tomorrow and see if I deformed the pipe,
then dope and tighten. Hope that cures the drip.
yeah. that was old tape from the guy who installed the w.h ages ago. I didn't clean it off well.
I didn't remove the nipple end, so I left that....
I thought I would be able to solder, but all I created was a leaky valve.
So I installed this compression valve on my water heater instead.
yeah well, the diaphragm isn't accessible.
so looks like I'm gonna have to swap in a rainbird.
I swapped the working solenoid+wire from the other valve over to the bad valve, and it still didn't open.
so i think that eliminates the solenoid...
I have some Toro valves installed in 1992. They are one-piece and can't be taken apart. The only thing user replaceable is the solenoid.
this is a bradford white wh.
debris... oh is that why the internet discourages using the tp valve to drain the w.h?
The tp valve is at the...
I just did a water heater flush at my rental house today, and had the tenant open the hot water at the sink.
but the wh was still draining really...