ASTM plumbing pipes are manufactured as per ASTM D 1785 and are available in Sch. 40 pressure classes. The pipes are available in a standard length of 3 meters and 6 meters in both plain and threaded ends. Threads are compatible with GI fittings as per IS-554. ASTM threaded pipes are cheaper to conventionally used G.I. pipes and offer all the advantages of plastic piping system.
The maximum continuous service temperature for Finolex PVC-U plumbing pipes is 60oC. The ASTM Pipes’ abrasion resistance, light weight, mechanical strength, toughness and durability are the key reasons for it’s used in construction and building applications.