The "R" hook is a way to hold 6- and 8-inch PVD or BOCA pipe or slab pipe in place while preparing the ground.

The "R" hook is the easiest way to hold 6- and 8-inch PVD or BOCA pipe or slab pipe in place while preparing the ground or pouring cement for buried ductwork, according to the manufacturer.

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