The SharkBite® 18-inch braided stainless steel water heater connectors allow you to work in tight spaces and easily connect water heaters with existing pipes that don’t line up. Approved for use on electric or gas water heaters with a flue vent. Innovative design reduces the need for extra joints or fittings allowing for faster install time. Can be used as an alternative to hard piping. Compatible with PEX, copper, CPVC and PE-RT pipe. No special tools, crimping, glue or soldering is needed. Can be installed in wet lines. Can be rotated for easier and faster installation. Ideal for working in tight spaces.
- Construction: Flexible braided stainless steel
- Length: 18 in.
- Connection: 1/2 in. SharkBite x 1/2 in. SharkBite
- Compatibility: PEX, copper, CPVC and PE-RT pipe
- Features: Designed for potable water distribution as well as hydronic heating applications