1/2", 10 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC Zoom

1/2", 10 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC

SKU:41103

Brand: Viega

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Number of Outlets: 10

Description for Viega 41103

ZERO LEAD MINIBLOC - BRASS PEX CRIMP

Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOCs provide a zone manifold for the plumbing system. These MINIBLOCs use 1/2" distribution lines. All Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOCs include port Crimp connections, drill templates, instruction guide, faceplate and port labels.

The SKU number represents all blue valves. Red valve caps are included to designate hot water lines.

Supply connections need to be ordered separately.

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**Important**

  • The MANABLOC plumbing system carries a maximum pressure/temperature rating of 100 psi @ 180°F. Excessive pressure to the MANABLOC will cause leaks.
  • Do not allow chemicals such as PVC glues or solder flux to come into contact with the MANABLOC. They will compromise the integrity of the MANABLOC and cause leaks.
  • Please consult the MANABLOC install instructions for a more comprehensive list of chemical materials that will cause harm to the MANABLOC plumbing system.

1/2", 10 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC

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        5.0

        Perfect

        By Geostang351

        from Danbury, CT

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        Comments about 1/2", 4 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC:

        Just as advertised to expand my existing manifold system.

         
        5.0

        Great product, great price, easy install

        By Jerry

        from OKC, OK

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              Comments about 1/2", 8 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC:

              My RV came with this manifold system on it, when it came time to replace it, I made this purchase. I am well pleased and Pexsupply made it a easy fix. Thanks

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              4.0

              1/2" Mini Block w/ 3/4" ports

              By esquared

              from Salem, MA

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                    Comments about 1/2", 4 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC:

                    I purchased this product to replace/ repair a leak in 2003 MiniBloc which was designed for 15mm. My problem is the ports are actually threaded for 3/4" but the discription says 1/2" due to the pex tubing it's designed to be used with. This s not made clear in the description and I had purchased after market connectors to screw on to the ports. So I had to reorder in 3/4" instead of 1/2" wasting a week and aggravation. I also don't under stand why MiniBlock wont just add (or at minimum offer for sale) a screw on adaptor to the port that does not need a pex connector ...... like a garden hose connector. I guess they want the product to have less diversity and or flexiblity.

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                    4.0

                    home owner instal

                    By Kife

                    from Wisconsin

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                          Comments about 1/2", 6 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC:

                          Mounted 2 of these about 2.5 feet from my water heater. Overall install went well with a crimp set up. Ended up using a good chunk of teflon tape to seal all caps. Intake and outake has only a small plastic clip to stop them from turning, one clip broke and we are now unable to get the cap off. Ended up having to order a new one since I didn't know if it came broken or we broke it. But in that case it kept spinning and you are unable to remove what you screw into it if it's tight.

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                          4.0

                          Easy to Install

                          By Steve

                          from Northeast, Md.

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                          Comments about 1/2", 10 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC:

                          Replaced the hot water side with ease. 1 hour off with leaking old one, then installed new. No leaks!

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                          5.0

                          pex crimp minibloc

                          By mr t

                          from dallas, texas

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                          Comments about 1/2", 4 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC:

                          These minibloc's are great, they allow the precise control you wish you had for phased project completion and to shutoff unused or seasonal plumbing branches. They bring everything together very nicely, looks neat and professional. They only cost a little more since they replace several "manifold T's. I have installed a lot of these and have NEVER had a leak or a callback.

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                          • 1/2", 3 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC

                            Q:

                            do these miniblocs come with the insert and nut that go on 1/2" pex and screw into the bloc?
                            Asked on 1/14/2014 by steve from northeast, pa

                            1 answer

                            • VERIFIED BUYER

                              A:

                              They come with the 1/2" outlet adapters but not the supply adapters. If
                              this is a pass through you will supply adapters for both ends. If this
                              is the end of a line you will need one supply adapter and a supply end cap.

                              Answered on 1/15/2014 by Anonymous
                          • 1/2", 4 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC

                            Q:

                            Are these for Hot and Cold connections? Or only one type of water supply?
                            Asked on 6/25/2013 by Jon DYI

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                            • VERIFIED BUYER

                              A:

                              This is for just one type, either hot or cold. They give you little colored discs to put on the valves (blue for cold, red for hot). But you can't do both, it's not internally partitioned like some of the bigger manifolds.

                              Answered on 6/25/2013 by Anonymous
                            • VERIFIED BUYER

                              A:

                              The bloc only has an input for hot or cold but not both. You will have to
                              purchase two blocs and put them end to end if you want to have both hot and
                              cold.

                              Answered on 6/25/2013 by Anonymous
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                              A:

                              Each Minibloc must be used for either all hot or all cold outlets.

                              Answered on 6/28/2013 by PexSupply Staff from NY
                          • 1/2", 4 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC

                            Q:

                            can the manifold both serve for hot and cold water? because i can only see just one inlet and outlet
                            Asked on 6/8/2013 by uzodinma from Nigeria

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                              A:

                              It is only for hot or cold. Must use 2 separate manifolds for hot & cold.

                              Answered on 6/8/2013 by Anonymous
                            • VERIFIED BUYER

                              A:

                              It can serve one or the other. It cannot serve both. This manifold has a
                              single chamber. You would have to purchase a larger one that has dual
                              chambers or purchase multiples of this one. Many people use these in a
                              branch system where the water is not all home ran. It defeats the purpose
                              of home running, but can be more efficient for hot water and the amount of
                              pex you have to purchase.
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                              Answered on 6/8/2013 by Anonymous
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                              A:

                              No. It is an either or situation as there is only one common channel. You
                              can purchase a 2nd manifold and butt them together end to end. Use one for
                              hot water and the other for cold.

                              Answered on 6/10/2013 by Anonymous
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                              A:

                              The MINIBLOC that you have indicated here is designed for either hot or
                              cold but not both simultaneously. If you want one for both hot and cold
                              you need to look at the MANABLOC.

                              Answered on 6/10/2013 by Anonymous
                          • 1/2", 6 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC

                            Q:

                            is there such a manifold for 3/4 outlets? i need to shut off individual rooms, not fixtures.
                            Asked on 11/1/2012 by louie from bakersfield, ca

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                              A:

                              Unfortunately, no one offers such a manifold with 3/4" outlets at this point.

                              Answered on 11/7/2012 by PexSupply Staff from NY
                          • 1/2", 10 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC

                            Q:

                            My water supply coming into the house is 5/8", is there an adapter to use the miniblock?
                            Asked on 10/8/2012 by scaryjoe from west chester, PA

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                              A:

                              There is no 5/8" adapter that can connect directly to the MINIBLOC, but you can connect to the 3/4" threaded adapter with a proper fitting or transition to 3/4" piping in line.

                              Answered on 10/23/2012 by PexSupply Staff from NY
                          • 1/2", 10 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC

                            Q:

                            I usually supply 3/4" to the master bath to supply the multiple heads in the shower area. Is there a minibloc that will allow me to do this while supplying 1/2" to the other fixtures?
                            Asked on 8/14/2012 by Bill from Paoli, PA

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                              A:

                              I'm pretty sure that mini blocks supply only 1/2 inch loads. But they have a 3/4 inch feed-through port (which does not have a built-in valve). So you would use the block for the 1/2 inch loads. If you want a 3/4 line for the shower then branch the 3/4 line off before the miniblock, or feed the 3/4 line using the outlet port of the miniblock. (make sure that you have the adapter to connect to this outlet port.
                              In my experience, if you have good water pressure, and if you run a dedicated line to the shower, a 1/2 line gives you pretty good flow. And with the 1/2 line, it won't take long for the water to get hit when you start the shower.

                              Answered on 8/14/2012 by Anonymous
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                              A:

                              You can use 3/4" adapters on the two supply ports on each MINIBLOC. Depending on how you pipe the rest of the system, this could allow you to use one of these ports to supply 3/4" hot and cold lines to your shower using a hot and cold MINIBLOC.

                              Answered on 8/23/2012 by PexSupply Staff from NY
                          • 1/2", 10 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC

                            Q:

                            What are the physical dimensions, in inches, for the different minibloc sizes?
                            Asked on 4/18/2012 by Bill

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                            • VERIFIED BUYER

                              A:

                              I recently purchased a 3/8 inch, 4 port minibloc. It approx. 9-1/2 inches
                              in length by 2-3/4 inch in width by 4 inches in height.
                              The port size will not really affect the overall dimensions. The port
                              number will affect the length. I would guess that a 10 port minibloc would
                              have a length of 20-21 inches.

                              Answered on 4/19/2012 by Another PexSupply Customer
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                              A:

                              The 10-port crimp MINIBLOC measures approximately 20" x 4" x 2.5".

                              Answered on 4/20/2012 by PexSupply Staff from NY
                          • 1/2", 10 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC

                            Q:

                            Can these miniblocs be connected end to end with an additional miniblock?
                            Asked on 4/10/2012 by Bill from Mission Viejo, CA.

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                              A:

                              Yes, part 50355 allows you to connect MINIBLOC units together.

                              Answered on 4/11/2012 by PexSupply Staff from NY
                            • VERIFIED BUYER

                              A:

                              Yes, with a Minibloc coupling.

                              Answered on 4/13/2012 by Another PexSupply Customer
                          • 1/2", 3 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC

                            Q:

                            Do they have mounting bracket?
                            Asked on 4/8/2012 by khanh

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                              A:

                              The mounting brackets (flat plates) are supplied. You screw them (2) to the
                              wall and then you snap the minibloc to it prior to installing the water
                              lines.

                              Answered on 4/8/2012 by Another PexSupply Customer
                            • VERIFIED BUYER

                              A:

                              Yes.

                              Answered on 4/8/2012 by Another PexSupply Customer
                            • VERIFIED BUYER

                              A:

                              Yes they do.

                              Answered on 4/8/2012 by Another PexSupply Customer
                            • VERIFIED BUYER

                              A:

                              Yes. The unit just snaps into the mounting bracket.
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                              Answered on 4/8/2012 by Another PexSupply Customer
                            • VERIFIED BUYER

                              A:

                              I installed an 8 port and a 10 port. They both came with a mounting bracket. My recollection is that you screw the mounting bracket to the wall (or whatever) and the manifold then clicks in to the mounting bracket. I had purchased some metal strips that the website implied I would need. Never used them... Have no idea what they are for.
                              Have been happy with these miniblocks and will use them again

                              Answered on 4/8/2012 by Another PexSupply Customer
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                              A:

                              Yes, the manablock came with a mounting bracket. You screw the mounting
                              backet(s) down, and then snap the manifold into the brackets. Very sturdy.
                              -Aaron

                              Answered on 4/8/2012 by Another PexSupply Customer
                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              Yes, a pair of mounting brackets are included with MINIBLOC units. The brackets must be screwed or nailed to the wall, and the manifold snaps to the brackets.

                              Answered on 4/9/2012 by PexSupply Staff from NY
                            • VERIFIED BUYER

                              A:

                              Yes
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                              Answered on 4/9/2012 by Another PexSupply Customer
                          • 1/2", 3 Port Zero Lead Brass PEX Crimp MINIBLOC

                            Q:

                            Is there a mounting rack that comes with the unit? How do you mount this?
                            Asked on 4/7/2012 by demoply

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                              A:

                              The MINIBLOC includes a pair of mounting clips that must be secured to the wall. The MINIBLOC snaps into these clips.

                              Answered on 4/9/2012 by PexSupply Staff from NY
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