compression fitting


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compression fitting

[kəm′presh·ən ‚fid·iŋ]
(engineering)
A leak-resistant pipe joint designed with a tight-fitting sleeve that exerts a large inward pressure on the exterior of the pipe.
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2 Degree Celcius, Length - 10 Mtr, Ungrounded, Sheath : Ss310, 6Mm O/D, Insulation: Mineral Insulated, Connector: Omega Male-Female Standard Connector, Cable: 2Core, Fg/Fg Insulated Ss Wire Braided Cable 15 Metre Long, Mounting: 1/2" Bsp (M) Adjustable Compression Fitting.
Shutoff valves connect to copper plumbing pipes in one of two ways: compression fitting or sweat fitting.
Figure 1 to the right is a view of a typical plumbing compression fitting used to splice plumbing pipes.
Figure 1 to the upper left is a view of a typical plumbing compression fitting used to splice plumbing pipes.
The new retrofit device, which has an O-ring seal, fits into the existing tee after the rubber compression fitting on the service line side has been removed--no welding necessary.
There is a new multipart compression fitting with an elastomeric seal, which has an external thread that swivels about the main body even after tightening.
Up until this point Navtec had concentrated on producing PBO cables that terminate with their bi-conic compression fitting system.
To attach a compression fitting, just slip a nut onto the PEX, push the cut end of PEX line over the O-ring on the end of the fitting and tighten the nut with a couple of wrenches (see "9 Essential Wrenches and Pliers," Page 44).
The cable sheathing must be re-inserted into the compression fitting.
The catalog includes a new line of compression fitting, drawer slides, and captive panel screws, in addition to the large offering of knobs, handle, clamps, leveling pads, and quick release pins.
Joining copper pipe, on the other hand, does need some tools either for a compression fitting or a capillary fitting.
Once the sheet is buried the excess boot should be gathered up at the ground surface and attached to the well casing utilizing a sliding compression fitting or clamp.