Not a drain line, 12 psig boiler supply.....Several of them in the system. They just started to bulge and leak.
Dang! I don't think the label read "No-hub boiler coupling"!
is that copper why the heck did they not just fixed it
didnt know how to solder i guess?
Looks like copper to iron... The hack likely sawzalled the iron at tearout and got stumped when it came time to reconnect.
Yes, it is copper to iron. 1 of many of these couplings. I could get back to threads on all but one of them, but had to use a dressler coupling to fix one.
amazing the things that customers have no idea that are going on in their basement.
Thats not a coupling. Thats a vibration eliminator. Don't you heaters know anything?
I am the "Wally". All others are meer imitations of the original.
yea , that takes up the shock from the water hammer
They were apparently out of duct tape...
That clamp on the left kinda reminds me of how my belt looks when I leave the pizza buffet.
That is one of the special pressure limiting-vibration absorbing-quick install repair couplers. The latest in state of the art technology.
Leadership...the ability to move forward even when you've burned your foot.