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PVC Schedule 40 Pipe & Fittings

ASTM D 1785: Specification for poly (vinyl chloride) (PVC) plastic pipe, Schedule 40, 80, and 120
Scope: This specification covers PVC pipe in Schedule 40,80, and 120 for pressure applications. This system is intended for pressure applications where the operating temperature will not exceed 140° F.

ASTM D 2466: Specifications for poly (vinyl chloride) (PVC) plastic pipe fittings, schedule 40
Scope: This specification covers (PVC) schedule 40 fittings used for distribution of pressurized liquids only.

PVC Schedule 40 is highly durable, with high tensile and impact strength. It is easy to install and has better sound deadening qualities than PVC Schedule 40 DWV Foam Core. Installation requires the use of primer and solvent cement. For pressure applications, sharply angled pressure fittings must be used.

PVC Pressure Systems LONG FORM SPECS

   PVC Schedule 40 Pressure System   [228k pdf]

   PVC Schedule 80 Pressure System   [232k pdf]

   PVC SDR Pressure System   [183k pdf]

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