Water pipe blanking plugs

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Water pipe blanking plugs

Postby voyseygw » Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:24 am

Hi all,
What do I ask for in Spanish if I want to buy a couple of the screw threaded plugs you screw into a water pipe. I want to cap a hot and cold supply from a sink at the wall.
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Re: Water pipe blanking plugs

Postby fincalospinos » Wed Aug 14, 2019 12:08 pm

Tubo tapa final
Casquillo de extremo de tubo.
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Re: Water pipe blanking plugs

Postby gerryh » Wed Aug 14, 2019 2:07 pm

That could be for a copper pipe, plastic pipe all of different sizes. Could be a solder on end cap for copper, a compression end cap for copper or plastic etc etc.
I suggest show them a photo of the pipework as it is, complete with tap and ask for a tapon.
I think tapon is more generally used, certainly in the places I use.
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Re: Water pipe blanking plugs

Postby spanish_lad » Fri Aug 23, 2019 7:43 pm

tapon macho plastico de 1/2". you can normally get them in bags of 10 or something for € 1 in bricomart etc.
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