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What Are The Installation Requirements For HDPE Water Supply Pipe

Mar. 06, 2019

There are many requirements for the installation of HDPE Water Supply Pipe. If the installation is improper, the pipes will not be used normally, causing many unnecessary problems. Therefore, as our company have HDPE Water Supply Pipes For Sale, we have the responsibility to explain the installation requirements.

HDPE Water Supply Pipe

1. Before the pipeline is connected, the pipe and fittings and ancillary equipment shall be checked according to the design requirements, and the visual inspection shall be carried out at the construction site, and the requirements shall be met before use. The main inspection items include pressure rating, external surface quality, matching quality, and material consistency.

2. The corresponding special heating tools should be used according to different interface forms. Do not use open flame to heat the pipes and fittings.

3. For pipes connected by welding, it is advisable to use pipes and fittings of the same grade. For similar performance, it must be tested before passing.

4. Pipes and fittings should be placed at the construction site for a certain period of time before joining, so that the temperature of the pipe and fittings are consistent.

5. When connecting in cold climate (-5 degrees below) and high wind conditions, protective measures should be taken or the connection process should be adjusted.

6. When the pipeline is connected, the pipe end should be clean. The pipe mouth should be temporarily blocked at each work to prevent debris from entering the pipe.

7. The visual inspection should be carried out after the pipeline is connected. If it is not qualified, it will be reworked immediately.

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