Dielectic union between brass and black pipe

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  1. xjmllc

    xjmllc New Member

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    How important is it?

    I'm installing a new boiler with existing black pipe. I will have brass valves (3) and brass taco air separator.

    Are the dielectric unions necessary? Is this a BIG deal?

    Thanks,
    XM
     
  2. BAPlumber

    BAPlumber Plumber

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    dielectric unions are not necessary between brass and Iron pipe.
     
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