Originally Posted by K72Nova
Lots of suggestions for black pipe, what if the cost was the same or a little less for the 3/4 copper? I was under the impression that copper transferred the heat just as well as iron pipe to deal with condensation? As for people stealing it, I'm not too worried about that, I have things in my shop that would be worth much more to someone that they could get out faster and more easily; also I have security in place to prevent that sort of thing.. Hopefully
you haven't priced copper in a while..
the roll of romex I bought 5 years ago was 39.00
the other day it was 119.oo for the same roll of copper..