|Brand||The Plumber's Choice||Apollo|
|Name||1/2 in. x 100 ft. PEX Tubing Potable Water Pipe - Red||1/2 in. x 100 ft. Red PEX Pipe||3/4 in. x 100 ft. White PEX Pipe||1/2 in. x 100 ft. Red PEX-A Pipe in Solid|
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|Nominal Inside Pipe Diameter (In.)||1/2"||1/2"||3/4"||1/2"|
|Product Length (ft.)||100||100 ft||100 ft||100|
|Application||Potable Water||Potable Water||Potable Water||Potable Water|
|Material||Cross-Linked Polyethylene (PEX)||Cross-Linked Polyethylene (PEX)||Cross-Linked Polyethylene (PEX)||Cross-Linked Polyethylene (PEX)|
|Pipe Features||Corrosion Resistant||Corrosion Resistant,Flexible||Corrosion Resistant,Flexible||Corrosion Resistant,Ductile,Flexible|
|Actual outside diameter (in.)||0.625||0.625||0.875||.625|
|Actual inside diameter (in.)||0.475||0.485||0.681||.475|
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This pipe cannot be used with expandable connectors. This pipe is for use with PEX-B fittings only and the fittings must be secured to the pipe via a pinch clamp or crimp ring. However, the PEX-A version of this pipe coil is also available. The Apollo model number is EPPW3001, Internet #302740672, Store SKU #1003276347, Store SO SKU #1002659110.
Yes, Apollo PEX-A and Apollo PEX-B pipe may be connected to a water main. The pipe may also connect from the water meter to the house. If you have additional questions, feel free to give us a call at 888-229-2874.
The minimum recommended bend radius is six times the tube size. For 1 in. PEX pipe, the minimum recommended bend radius is 6 in.
No, to secure fittings to PEX-B pipe you will need to use a copper crimp ring, a stainless steel pinch clamp, or a stainless steel sleeve. An example of copper crimp rings that you could use would be Apollo Model # APXCR1225PK, Internet #301541066, Store SKU #639072, Store SO SKU #1002404952. An example of stainless steel pinch clamps that you could use would be Apollo Model # PXPC1225PK, Internet #302341558, Store SO SKU #1002578963. An example of stainless steel sleeves that you could use would be Apollo Model # PXSS1210PK, Internet #301921350, Store SKU #1002509035, Store SO SKU #1002483328.
Yes it can be used for Air.
Apollo PEX-B pipe has the following ratings: 160 psi @ 73°F and 100 psi @ 180°F.
Apollo PEX pipe is approved for underground burial and may be used for sprinkler system applications.
Yes, PEX pipe will last if you turn the hot water heater thermostat up to 180°F. PEX-B pipe is rated for 100 psi at 180°F.
The minimum recommended bend radius is six times the tube size. For 3/4 in. PEX pipe, the bend radius should be no greater than 4.5 in. When making 90° turns, make sure to use bend supports.
PEX-B is approved for potable water use only. However, you may use the pipe whichever way you please. PEX pipe is not for use where there is UV light present, so make sure to cover with conduit if that is the case.