NEW YORK, NY — A revised edition of the Copper Tube Handbook, reflecting the latest in industry standards and technical data, including increased pressure ratings for copper tube and soldered copper joints, is now available online from the Copper Development Association Inc. (CDA).

The new handbook contains guidelines for copper tube installation, from selecting proper sizes to bending and joining methods, and is a useful tool for the design and installation of plumbing, heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems.

The handbook is available for viewing or a free download at A free copy of the Copper Tube Handbook can also be ordered through the CDA at 800-741-6823.

Publication date: 11/04/2002