Water heater rust

Discussion in 'Water Heaters and Softeners' started by LowvoltageBrandon, Dec 3, 2018.

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  1. Dec 3, 2018 #1

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    Is that a dielectric nipple on the water heater? It is hard to tell.
     
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    I would say the nipple is not a dielectric and thats why it is doing that.
     
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    They almost look like they are black steel.
     
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