Pipestock has an excellent range of PVC pipe, imperial uPVC pipes, metric uPVC pipes, PVC tubes, uPVC tubes, PVCu tubes, PVC-U tubing and PVC tubing all of which are manufactured only from GRADE A raw material. As a material Polyvinyl Chloride, Unplasticized has a wide temperature and pressure range coupled with great chemical resistance making it a very desirable material for pipework. The operating temperature range of PVC Pipe is 5°C to 60°C.
The PVCu Pipes in this section are all British Standard Sized. This standard is based on the Nominal Bore of the pipes across the full range and not the diameter. For clarification please see the table in each pipe class in the drop down marked [+] More Information. If in doubt please ring us to avoid ordering the wrong pipework.
Basic Fitting Instructions:
Our PVCu pipes are assembled utilising PVCu Solvent Cement joints, known as plain. We recommend following the PVC Pipe manufacturer's guidelines when fitting our PVC Pipe.
PVC Pipe Sizes Available:
The PVC pipe we stock is available in imperial sizes 3/8” to 8” in pressure ratings class C, class D and class E. The PVC pipe is also available in metric sizes 16mm to 315mm and pressure ratings 10 and 16 BAR.
Approvals & Standards:
Our uPVC pipes have the following standards and approvals: WRAS approved (Water Regulations Advisory Scheme), WRc Tested, BSI KITEMARKED product pipe and fittings, Complies to BS 3505 pipe and BS 4346 pipe fittings and Complies to EN 1452 Parts 1, 2 and 3.
Additional PVC Pipe Pressure Rating Information:
Class C is 9 BAR pressure rated, Class D is 12 BAR pressure rated, Class E is 15 BAR pressure rated and Class 7 is 10 BAR pressure rated but it has a thicker wall for threading.