A: The O.D. of PEX-A fittings is slightly larger than the O.D. of PEX-A pipe. Therefore, you must expand the pipe with a cold expansion tool to join the fitting to the pipe.
A: No at this time but Uponor does.
A: No, these manifolds are only made with the poly-alloy material.
A: Your better of with composite plastic. Depending on your hardness of the water amd the minerals in it we have seen the brass fittings break down over time causing corrosion, deterioration of the fitting which results on a leak.
|Name||3/4 in. Poly-Alloy PEX-A Expansion Barb Inlets x 1/2 PEX-A Expansion Barb 6-Port Closed Manifold||3/4 in. PEX Barb x 1/2 in. Barb Copper 8-Port Open Manifold Fitting||ProLock 3/4 in. Push-to-Connect Plastic Tee Fitting Pro Pack (6-Pack)||ProLock 1/2 in. Push-to-Connect Plastic Tee Fitting Pro Pack (8-Pack)|
|Fitting 1 size||3/4"||3/4"||3/4"||1/2"|
|Fitting or Connector Type||Manifold||Manifold||Tee||Tee|
|PEX Fitting Type||Expansion||Crimp||Push||Push|
|Connectivity||Barb||Barb||Push Fit||Push Fit|
|Application||Potable Water||Potable Water||Potable Water||Potable Water|
|Features||Corrosion Resistant,Lead Free||Lead Free||Lead Free||Lead Free|
|THD SO SKU||1004958869||1000312683|
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