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How much does acrylic sheet weigh?
Date: 12/10/2010
Summary: Average weight of acrylic sheet per square foot.
1586 user(s) found this useful.
Tips for Storing and Shipping in Plastic Drums & Barrels
Date: 11/27/2019
Summary: Things to consider when shipping and storing materials in drums.
566 user(s) found this useful.
What is a Spigot (SPIG), and how does it differ from Socket and Hub?
Date: 05/30/2008
Summary: What the difference is between spigot and socket or hub.
480 user(s) found this useful.
What is the difference between hose and tubing and which do I need?
Date: 10/04/2013
Summary: Hose vs. Tubing
448 user(s) found this useful.
What is the difference between standard PVC pipe and furniture-grade PVC pipe?
Date: 08/17/2007
Summary: The differences between furniture-grade and standard PVC pipe and fittings
357 user(s) found this useful.
What is the difference between NPT and NPS thread?
Date: 03/13/2015
Summary: NPT vs. NPS
324 user(s) found this useful.
What is Santoprene?
Date: 03/12/2015
Summary: Santoprene ™ TPV (Thermoplastic Vulcanizates)
268 user(s) found this useful.
What is the difference between NSF-61 and NSF-51?
Date: 10/19/2007
Summary: A brief description of what the NSF-61 and NSF-51 cover.
243 user(s) found this useful.
Can PVC or CPVC pipe be used for compressed air lines?
Date: 01/08/2008
Summary: Use of compressed air or gas with Harvel PVC/CPVC piping products
230 user(s) found this useful.
Can PVC and CPVC pipe be installed underground? How deep does it have to be buried?
Date: 12/14/2007
Summary: Information on underground installation of PVC and CPVC Pipe.
216 user(s) found this useful.