copper pipe - nicked

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copper pipe - nicked

Post by ash007 » Sat Mar 03, 2018 11:29 am

Hi

Have an electrician round, just cutting plasterboard for double sockets. Have slightly nicked a copper pipe, any suggestions on how to repair this?

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Re: copper pipe - nicked

Post by ash007 » Sat Mar 03, 2018 11:30 am

no water leaking yet, I must add.
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Re: copper pipe - nicked

Post by boxedin » Sat Mar 03, 2018 12:28 pm

One option is to patch as per ultimate handymans video screwfix supply the patch you will have to cut out some plasterboard to give yourself room snd then replace
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tuGfRWTqC3A
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Re: copper pipe - nicked

Post by dewaltdisney » Sat Mar 03, 2018 12:36 pm

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Re: copper pipe - nicked

Post by ash007 » Sat Mar 03, 2018 3:40 pm

nice one, thank you both. :thumbleft: :thumbright:
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Re: copper pipe - nicked

Post by DIY_Johnny » Sat Mar 03, 2018 5:56 pm

boxedin wrote:One option is to patch as per ultimate handymans video screwfix supply the patch you will have to cut out some plasterboard to give yourself room snd then replace
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tuGfRWTqC3A
50bar?
Looked like a good patch! Surprised it took that much
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