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Unread postAuthor: Ragnarok » Thu Dec 20, 2007 9:05 am

Contrary to what people would have you believe, a DWV marking on a pipe means very little as to whether it's "good" for spudding.

The main thing you should be concerned about is a pressure rating. If it has one, then it should be OK, if it doesn't - it might still be OK, but it's far more likely it won't be.
A pressure rating takes priority over a DWV marking. DWV is an application, not a standard. Pressure ratings are a standard, which tells you a lot more.

You can use it, and it shouldn't go wrong, but as with any type of pipe, if it gets abused, damaged or dropped, that will compromise it's safety.
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Unread postAuthor: ShowNoMercy » Thu Dec 20, 2007 9:06 am

And as always I will remember not to lodge any .22 bullets in it. :wink:
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