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PRK

This plastic pipe coupling is suitable for PEL, PEH and PEM pipes and can be used both above and underground. Its impressive list of features includes injection-moulded acetal plastic trust screws with UV stabilizer. Resistant to sunlight, these ensure more reliable, trouble-free operation. For easier maintenance, the PRK can be dismantled and reassembled.

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Plastic pipe couplings

This plastic pipe coupling is suitable for PEL, PEH and PEM pipes and can be used both above and underground. Its impressive list of features includes injection-moulded acetal plastic trust screws with UV stabilizer. Resistant to sunlight, these ensure more reliable, trouble-free operation. For easier maintenance, the PRK can be dismantled and reassembled.

Technical description

Application:

Polyethylene piping MDPE, LDPE and HDPE, PN 6.3 and PN 10.
For PVC pipes with special thrust screw and cone, see Accessories.
PRK-coupling with FPL thrust nut for soft and hard copper pipes and soft steel pipes. A support bush must be used for soft copper and steel pipes. See catalogue leaflet FPL for complete details.

Dimensions:

16 to 63 mm
Special couplings not included in the standard range can be produced by means of reductions.

Max. working pressure:

Same as that appropriate for the piping.
(Coupling max 1.6 MPa = 16 bar).

Max. vacuum:

99% = 750 mm Hg

Temperature:

Max. working temperature: Same as that appropriate for the piping.

Material:

Body: AMETAL® or red brass (allows underground installation).
Thrust screw: Acetal plastic
Thrust screw for dim 63, of AMETAL® with cone of Acetal plastic.


AMETAL® is the dezincification resistant alloy of IMI Hydronic Engineering.

Threads:

All bodies have pipe threads, which can be used as pipe connections.

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