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#310754 19-Nov-2023 13:40
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We bought some from ali, but pretty sure the "copper" they sent is brass, and doesn't work. (




Anyone happen to have some copper and zinc strips (~4 each) you could send this way (in HB)?


If so, how much?

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  #3161167 19-Nov-2023 13:48
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What about an offcut of copper pipe from a plumber?


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  #3161169 19-Nov-2023 13:54
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If you can't find ready-made strips, you can get zinc from any marine store (eg Burnsco) in the form of zinc anodes, and you can cut up copper plumbing fitting for copper strips.


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  #3161170 19-Nov-2023 14:01
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Hmmm, good ideas. I'll give that a try if I have no luck here. Cheers

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  #3161193 19-Nov-2023 15:18
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I would expect any zinc-plated hardware fitting would work, eg:


And maybe a copper pipe saddle:




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  #3161251 19-Nov-2023 16:39
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Yeah, that might be the easiest option.

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