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Pipe diameter increase

  1. Jun 17, 2015 #1
    Was wondering whether a 2 kilometre section of 80mm asbestos water main was replaced with 150mm PVC then rejoined into the last 3 kilometres of old asbestos would it create pressure breaks. The head pressure is 50 metres.
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  3. Jun 17, 2015 #2


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    Hi Breakorburst. http://img96.imageshack.us/img96/5725/red5e5etimes5e5e45e5e25.gif [Broken]

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