SHANTY CAP, MISCELLANEOUS HARDWARE
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SHANTY CAP, MISCELLANEOUS HARDWARE

Description: This is a galvanized metal piece that looks like a coolie hat (in fact, this is one name for it), consisting of a length of pipe topped by a wavy conical cap 3 to 12 inches in diameter.

Buying information: Caps are used to shield the top or a stack vent or other pipe from rain and snow. They are used only on small shacks and the like. A standard house usually has a chimney whose design prevents water getting in.


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