ABS

ABS Pressure Pipework Inch & Metric Size, UK next day delivery, huge discounts online, excellent customer service, call us on 01794 835835. Temperature range of -40°C to 70°C and a pressure range of 9 bar to 16 bar, For ABS Pipework. ABS pipework is extremely sturdy against impact, has good chemical resistance and is non-toxic, making it extremely versatile. It has been proven to be resistant to a wide range of diluted inorganic acids, organic acids, salts, animal fats and certain oils. However, it is not resistant to organic solvents, alcohol, petrol, acetic acid or any vegetable oils.

Key Features / Tech Specs:

  • Material: ABS (Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene)
  • WRAS approved, where applicable
  • Kitemark, where applicable
  • BIBRA approved (British Industrial Biological Research Association Code of Practice for Food Usage 45/5)
  • Extremely resistant to impact
  • Smooth bore resists limescale build-up, gives superior flow, is abrasion resistant and corrosion free/li>
  • Design life of 50 years
  • Non-toxic - suitable for cold potable water
  • No metallic stabilisers - ideal for conveying high purity de-ionised wat

Technical Info: 

Pressure ratings for ABS pipework systems are quoted at 20°C, if the temperature is increased then the pressure rating must be reduced.

  -40°C 20°C 30°C 40°C 50°C 60°C 70°C
Class C 9.0 bar 9.0 bar 7.8 bar 6.5 bar 5.5 bar 4.2 bar 2.8 bar
Class D 12.0 bar 12.0 bar 10.5 bar 8.9 bar 7.2 bar 5.5 bar 3.6 bar
Class E 15.0 bar 15.0 bar 13.0 bar 11.0 bar 9.0 bar 7.0 bar 4.8 bar

 Useful Info:

The pipes and fittings in this section are all British Standard. This standard is based on the nominal bore of the pipes, 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 products.

If you require any further information then don’t hesitate to ring us here at Pipestock on 0845 634 1053. We’re always happy to help!