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brian

Copper tubing

Postby brian » Sat 16 Apr, 2005 17:37

Can I use copper tubing for a pool heater


Guest

Postby Guest » Wed 18 May, 2005 13:21

Only problem I see is copper possibly leaching into water. Limited use probably would be fine (around heater element and other hotter unions).
blossem

poolstain

Postby blossem » Thu 22 Jun, 2006 10:41

my fiber tech ingroundpool turned bleu on walls and floor, and filter.water is tested and all is up the date, any one know about the problem. we not can brush it off olso ,ty
lunaticfringe

Postby lunaticfringe » Thu 12 Apr, 2007 11:55

most good heaters like the Sta-Rite ARE copper
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Postby dynamictiger » Thu 12 Apr, 2007 16:51

In practice some cheap gas boilers use copper for heat exchangers. However this often is a compromise between what is cost effective and an ideal.

Other than a heater copper does not usually have a place in a pool reticulation system.

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