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1

What is the stop valve used for?

High pressure.

2

What is the gate valve used for?

It is used to control the flow of liquids in low pressure systems.

3

Explain what a pillar tap is.

Ask mike

4

Where is a big pipe used? List 2.

1. Outside.
2. For cleaning a sink.

5

Where should a drain valve be fitted?

To help drain the boiler or cylinders section of pipe work.

6

What is a jumper?

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7

Explain what a packing gland is for.

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8

List 5 guidelines laid down to prevent back siphonage.

Ask mike.

9

Define a valve or a tap.

It regulates the flow of liquids.