The SharkBite barb connection system is the best option for connecting PEX tubing in water distribution systems when lower material cost is desired. Robustly constructed with DZR brass, the SharkBite barb fittings & valves are corrosion resistant.
Drop ear elbow
Push fittings are the fastest, easiest way to join copper, CTS, CPVC and PEX in any combination
No soldering or glue
Certified to 200 psi and 200 degree F
Use for new installation and repair of potable water distribution systems