Will A Sharkbite Stop A Full Pressure Leak?

 
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Old 01-27-2018, 08:30 PM   #1
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Will A Sharkbite Stop A Full Pressure Leak?


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anyone ever try this?
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but with the valve on the end, it could really work.
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Old 01-28-2018, 01:29 AM   #2
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Re: Will A Sharkbite Stop A Full Pressure Leak?


Don't see why it wouldn't but I'd definitely use one with a valve.

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Re: Will A Sharkbite Stop A Full Pressure Leak?


yep, great stuff those sharkies... despite the haters.

and yeah 1/2, 3/4 and a 1 inch sharkbyte ballvalves are always in my truck. Sometimes youre limited in tight spaces so i pop on a union and a section of pex hose to bring it to a workable spot.

it's rare to not get water turned off (siezed or broken shut off) but when it happens this works slick.
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