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Old 08-17-2011, 10:52 AM   #1
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DIY python brass question

Hi all. Just wondering if I could use a brass hose-barb adapter for my python system. looks like this: 1/2Barbx3/4FPT Adapter

I know about copper leaching from the brass, but with the water being in contact with the piece for such a short time as the tank fills, will this leaching amount to anything significant? Thanks for your help.
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Old 08-19-2011, 12:17 PM   #2
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Probably a lot less than all the copper pipe in the house that the water comes out of first.
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