Under pressure flanged tees for large diameter service connections and by-pass branching to be installed on PE pipes for pressure up to 16 bar in water.
Electrofusion Giga flanged tees have an upper DIN flanged connection. Lower part is an electrofusion saddle for up to SDR11 PE pipes. The right size shall be chosen for each size of branch and mains pipes.
Drinking water certificated
Torre® saddles are equipped with EPDM joints certified for use with drinking water under WRAS: “Water Regulations Advisory Scheme” and under ACS: “Attestation de Conformité Sanitaire”.
Slide plate shut off
To carry out the under pressure connection operation, water flow is interrupted by insertion of a stainless steel sliding plate supplied with each Giga equipment.
Compact design of Torre® drilling tool and strap anchoring system, both enable to install Giga flanged tees in restricted access spaces in any vertical, horizontal or inclined position.
Capping off service connections
Loosening the nuts and inserting the slide plate, repair work can be carried out on the service connection network or the tapping can be capped off by means of inserting a blind end flange.
Saddles and straps alike are supplied in labelled boxes to make handling, storage and identification easier. Each box comes with a brochure including detailed assembly instructions along with information sheet detailing application range and the size of drilling cutter that should be used.