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Response to Helen Borg (Reply #5)

Wed Jan 27, 2016, 10:07 PM

19. They dont

 

Concidentally I recently watched an old video of the installation of water pipes in the 20's. They use molten led to seal pipe connections. Supposedly there is a material stuffed in the joints to be a barrier between pipe and lead. I guess it corrodes after nearly 100 years.

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