Flex line gas hook-up in Illinois?

Discussion in 'Water Heater Forum, Tanks' started by Tom Hone, Sep 25, 2018.

  1. Tom Hone

    Tom Hone New Member

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    Is it acceptable to use a flex line gas hook-up to water heater? I was told the connect must be all pipe.
     
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  4. jadnashua

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    It very much depends on where you live. In earthquake country, they generally require flexible. Some places require rigid. Some places allow either.
     
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