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Old 04-24-2018, 05:09 PM   #15
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I have used pex in two houses, both complete systems. Love it. But if I were redoing my Scamp I would use ⅜ pex, not inch. Its easier to work with and the flow rates would be fine for a small RV. I am usually worried about too much flow, never too little in my Scamp.

In my homes I used ⅜ inch for the bathroom lavs. The hot water gets to the faucet much faster than with inch.

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Old 04-24-2018, 05:59 PM   #16
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If you have trouble with buying or installing Pex this certification class will help. While not really a problem in the trailer world but in remodeling work where inspection requires a certified installer this should help.

PEX Certification / Apollo Flow
Nice very brief introduction to using PEX.. but only an introduction. And I see they talk about push fittings... well, they are not for me. Crimp or pinch or ProPEX expansion fittings only. That is my opinion.

Also I agree that 3/8" would be fine.
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