PLMB 240 Plumbing Materials and Components

Credit Hours: 
4.00
Course Description: 

Examines water distribution and pipe sizing. Topics include hot water systems, tanks, drains, wastes, vent systems, construction drawings and diagrams, and system sizing.  Introduces material joining through soldering, and brazing, Includes the various plastic pipes and fittings being used in today's industry. Explores how to evaluate issues related to water pipe sizing in buildings, including concepts of water flow and water supply fixture units.

Prerequisites: 
PLMB 101 and 110
Co-requisites: 
None