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Product Name: Brass Male and Female Tee
Connection: Male; Female
Size: 1/2”F × 1/2”F × 1/2”M
Surface Treatment: Natural; Nickel Plated
Certificate: ISO9001: 2015; CE; ISO 14001
Warranty time: 5 years
Offer sample: Available
FOB Price(Ningbo): USD 0.60 – USD 3.10
Delivery time: in 20 days after down payment
Port: Ningbo Port or Shanghai Port
Packing: ploy bag+inner box+export carton+4 packing belts
Offer samples: Yes
Manufacturers such as Victaulic and Grinnell produce sleeve-clamp fittings which are replacing many flange connections. They attach to the end of a pipe segment via circumferential grooves pressed (or cut) around the end of the pipe to be joined. They are widely used on larger steel pipes, and can also be used with other materials.
The chief advantage of these connectors is that they can be installed after cutting the pipe to length in the field. This can save time and considerable expense compared to flange connections, which must be factory- or field-welded to pipe segments. However, mechanically fastened joints are sensitive to residual and thickness stresses caused by dissimilar metals and temperature changes.
A grooved fitting, also known as a grooved coupling, has four elements: grooved pipe, gasket, coupling housing, and nuts and bolts. The groove is made by cold-forming (or machining) a groove at the end of a pipe. A gasket encompassed by coupling housing is wrapped around the two pipe ends, with the coupling engaging the groove; the bolts and nuts are tightened with a socket or impact wrench. The installed coupling housing encases the gasket and engages the grooves around the pipe to create a leakproof seal in a self-restrained pipe joint. There are two types of grooved coupling; a flexible coupling allows a limited amount of angular movement, and a rigid coupling does not allow movement and may be used where joint immobility is required (similar to a flange or welded joint).Brass Screw Fittings For Plumbing Pipe manufacturers