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Old 01-11-2020, 06:19 PM   #1
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Why ABS?

Anyone know why rvs are plumbed with black ABS drain pipes instead of white PVC used in house plumbing?
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Old 01-11-2020, 06:26 PM   #2
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Not as brittle with constant temp fluctuations and vibrations. Guessing cause I have seen the other shatter in cold weather.
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All of my house waste/drain plumbing is in black ABS. Fresh water is either copper or pvc.
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All the plumbing in our house is copper.
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https://www.benjaminfranklinplumbing...and-pvc-pipe-/
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Anyone know why rvs are plumbed with black ABS drain pipes instead of white PVC used in house plumbing?
Weight. $$$$$$$. ABS is cheaper and lighter.
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