Iplex Nortite™ Ductile Iron Socket Fittings
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The Nortite™ range of Ductile Iron Socket Fittings manufactured and distributed by Iplex has been designed specifically for use with AS/NZS1477 Series 1 UPVC pipe (unplasticised polyvinyl chloride, also known as rigid PVC).
The Nortite range of Socket Fittings is manufactured from Ductile Iron with overall dimensional compliance to AS/NZS2280. Nortite fittings have a relatively simple socket profile with a kinetic lip seal manufactured from a low duro hardness rubber.
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The Nortite range of Ductile Iron Socket Fittings is ideally suited to any application where AS/NZS1477 Series 1 UPVC pipe is to be used as the parent pipeline. Nortite fittings used in conjunction with White Rhino U-PVC pipe are the perfect combination for all irrigation applications.
Nortite Socket Fittings have a relatively simple socket profile with a kinetic lip seal manufactured from a low duro hardness rubber, and is ideally suited for any application where Series 1 UPVC pipe is to be used as the parent pipeline. Nortite Ductile Iron Socket Fitting benefits include:
- Deep Socket design
- Kinetic Lip Seal
- Lightweight – Ductile Iron
- Compact Displacement
- Low fitting "Moment"
- Reduced Point Loading
- Minimum 3° Degree Deflection
- Range from 80 to 375mm
- Security associated with increased effective sealing length
- Manufactured to AS/NZS2280
Materials: Nortite fittings are manufactured from Ductile Iron to AS1831.
Compatibility: AS/NZS1477 Series 1 UPVC Pipe, ie White Rhino, SWJ UPVC Pipe. Australian made for the irrigation sector, the deep socket design gives increased effective sealing lengths to cope with all modern pipeline materials with a minimum deflections as per AS2280. Pressure sensitive lip seals provide drip tight sealing under static and on-line heads. Bevelled socket entry aids spigot location during pipeline laying procedures. Deep shouldered seal grooves help eliminate the risk of dislodging the seal ring during spigot entry. Seals are easy to fit with direction of fitting easily identified by field operators.
Sizes: DN80 – DN375.
Suits: Series 1 White PVC.
Ring Cavity: Smooth open cavity & no raised location bead.
Ring: Soft single hardness lip type seal, small inner ribs and no outer locator groove.
Code prefix C9612*
Standard coating and lining options include:
• Bituminous coating
• Two Pack Epoxy Coating System
Flanged Drilling to AS4087 Table B5, B6 operating pressures.
Accreditation: AS/ISO 9002: Quality Systems.
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of pipeline systems
Iplex Pipelines is a leading manufacturer and supplier of plastic pipeline systems in Australasia, with manufacturing and distribution capabilities in all States and New Zealand.
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