Acu-Tech Piping Systems fabricates Poly Y Junctions for branching off a HDPE Pipeline. Y Junctions are also known as true Y pieces, fabricated junction or forks. Y junctions are fabricated from two pieces of Acu-Tech’s Polyethylene Pipe, and can be made in any colour and size up to 630mm.
The length of HDPE Y Junctions are specified in the PIPA Document ‘PE Fabricated Fittings For Pressure Applications: Derating Requirements’, which states in section 4.3 Segmented Tees and Y Junctions: “Fabricated equal and reduced tees and y junctions, manufactured by butt fusion jointing PE pipe segments, shall be produced in accordance to ISO 4427-3 Section B.5. The fitting length shall allow the following (in any combination): the use of clamps required in the case of butt fusion; assembly with an electrofusion fitting; assembly with a socket fusion fitting; the use of a mechanical scraper.”
With a fully equipped plastic fabrication workshop and experienced and qualified operators, Acu-Tech Piping Systems fabricates spools and components from pipe and sheet to client specifications. Our extensive fabrication capabilities includes sweep bends, junctions, true Y pieces, equal and reducing tees, and segmented bends ranging in size from 25mm – 800mm. For any other requirements and for fabricated items that are less common and not mentioned our catalogue, feel free to contact us and we will gladly assist.
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