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Old 04-27-2012, 05:18 AM  
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hello all, what color is pex tubing for heating? and will it say so on the tubing? I thought it was orange, but someone said they had it installed and the plumber used red color pex tubing. thanks

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I don't think colour is for function. It is only for convenience.

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Red is used a lot. But you must get it for heating because of the temp. It is thicker and won't melt.
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Oxygen Barrier PEX, if there is steel or cast iron parts in your system, colour dosn't meam anything.
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