Installation Tips, originally produced by the UK Copper Board, is now the main technical document of the Copper Initiative.  Installation Tips is a very popular free reference book for plumbers, contains technical advice and tips for the best installation of copper tube and fittings. 

Printed copies are no longer available but all of the Tips are available as individual pdf on this website and on the CD - Copper Pipework Compendium.

Electronic version of Installation Tips.

Copper tube installations have been tried and tested over many years of use in all parts of plumbing and heating systems.  Copper's versatility in such a wide variety of situations has resulted in the design and development of many different types of fixing clips and bracketing systems.  All pipework systems must be adequately supported if they are to give trouble-free service, especially over the long life of a copper system.

Installation Tips, originally produced by the UK Copper Board, is now the main technical document of the Copper Initiative.  Installation Tips is a very popular free reference book for plumbers, contains technical advice and tips for the best installation of copper tube and fittings.  Printed copies are no longer available but they are available as individual pdfs, see below. 

Copper Initiative Tips cover

 

Copper pipework services have been in widespread use for years – the result: worry-free, trouble-free installations. 

With over four million miles of copper installed in the past one hundred years in the UK, copper has proven performance and a pedigree unsurpassed by any other pipework material.

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