Press Fittings

FRÄNKISCHE launches multilayer composite pipe to metal fittings

New fittings by FRÄNKISCHE provide a connection between copper or stainless steel pipes and the tried-and-tested alpex pipe system. The lead-free alpex F50 PROFI SST/CU coupling can be pressed on the metal side with the crimping contours M, V and SA. The new alpex F50 PROFI SST/CU coupling ensures the direct connection of multilayer composite […]

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Conex Bänninger launches >B< Press fittings in Irish sizes

Conex Bänninger is ‘bringing press-fit home’ to Ireland with the launch of its newly-developed >B< Press range in original Irish sizes for copper pipe. The flame-free system is faster, safer and easier to use than traditional brazing and provides a secure and lasting leak-free joint, due to its 3-point press. The cleverly-designed press tool means […]

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Why it's vital to test fittings on an HVAC system at the correct pressure

When testing the fittings on an HVAC system, it is vitally important it is done at the correct pressure to ensure the fittings are installed correctly and fit for purpose. Here, Dan Wild, Business Unit Director for Conex Bänninger UK and Ireland, explains why and discusses the benefit of using press fittings with a ‘leak […]

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Uponor teams up with industry experts to launch new range of press fittings

Uponor is partnering with expert industry ambassadors to launch its latest line of press fittings. A reinvention of Uponor’s renowned S-Press range, S-Press PLUS has hugely improved flow characteristics, reduces installation time by up to 25 per cent, has increased durability and is technologically adapted, delivering a ‘smart’ experience for installers. To gain real-time insight […]

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