PLMB-240: Plumbing Materials and Components

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Summer 2014
WebAdvisor Title
Plmbg Materials & Components
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
4 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Examines water distribution and pipe sizing. Topics include hot water systems, tanks, drains, wastes, vent systems, construction drawings and diagrams, and system sizing.  Introduces material joining through soldering, and brazing, Includes the various plastic pipes and fittings being used in today's industry. Explores how to evaluate issues related to water pipe sizing in buildings, including concepts of water flow and water supply fixture units.

PLMB-101 and PLMB-110
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
Office Contact
School of Business, Entrepreneurship & Professional Development: 313-845-9645,, Technology Bldg, Room: E-211