Fabricated steel tapping sleeve with drop-in bolts. Meets requirements of MSS SP-124 and AWWA C223.
Manufactured in the USA.
USE To make a branch outlet.
SIZES 4" - 42"
OUTLET SIZES 3" - 12"
COMPATIBILITY Steel, ductile iron and plastic pipe.
WORKING PRESSURE up to 175 psi.
NSF61 certified on request.
BODY ASTM A 36 steel or equivalent unless noted.
SIDEBARS Lugged design to reduce distortion of plastic pipe. Also provides for easy assembly with removable bolts.
FLANGE 4" through 12" AWWA Class D Steel Ring Flanges, compatible with ANSI Class 125 and 150 bolt circles, are standard. Other flange styles are available. Counterbored to fit tapping valve lip per MSS SP-60.
BOLTS AND NUTS High strength low alloy steel bolts and nuts. Steel meets AWWA Standard C111. Type 304 and 316 Stainless Steel bolt material optional.
GASKETS Gaskets are made from wire-reinforced Styrene Butadiene Rubber (SBR) compounded for water and sewer service in accordance with ASTM D 2000 3 BA715. Other compounds available for petroleum, chemical, or high temperature service.
COATINGS Shop coat applied to parts for corrosion protection in transit. Fusion bonded epoxy in accordance with AWWA C213 optional.