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You said that PVC coated duct is available Its is quite expensive

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You said that PVC coated duct is available Its is quite expensive can I use ABS with long radius. Have you used it with out problems
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  Rick replied 1 year ago.
Yes you can use ABS with long radius fittings. PVC pipe is often used in this application particularly when there isn't a lot of underground work. ABS works just as well and actually has somewhat better characteristics than PVC (more durable under extreme conditions).