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UNI-PUB-08-16: PVC PRESSURE PIPE TAPPING GUIDE

Newly revised tapping guide for PVC pipe includes sections on: (1) Introductory material that applies to all types of tapping; (2) Direct tapping — where corp stop is screwed directly into threads in pipe wall — for branch line sizes up to 1-inch; (3) Saddle tapping — where corp stop is screwed into threads in metal saddle that wraps around pipe — for branch sizes up to 2-inch; (4) Sleeve tapping — where branch line is attached via flange on sleeve that wraps around pipe — for branch lines up to size-on-size.

DESIGN & INSTALLATION GUIDE FOR PVC FITTINGS & LATERALS FOR SOLID WALL PVC SEWER PIPE

This document has been developed by the Uni-Bell PVC Pipe Association for design and installation of PVC fittings where solid-wall PVC pipe is used in non-pressure applications. The guide provides information on the wide range of fittings that are available for various dimension ratios and outside diameters of PVC pipe through 60-inch. Also included is information on installation practices.

GUIDE: FIELD CUTTING OF PVC PIPES

PVC Pipe Association’s guide for safe and effective field-cutting of PVC pipe.

INSTALLATION GUIDE FOR GASKETED-JOINT PVC PRESSURE PIPE

This Uni-Bell technical publication (UNI-PUB-9) provides guidance on installing PVC pressure pipe.

INSTALLATION GUIDE FOR SOLID-WALL PVC SEWER PIPE

This Uni-Bell technical publication (UNI-PUB-6) provides guidance on installing PVC sewer pipe.