• NIBCO Fills Out its Line of Press Tees Making Pipe Connections Easy

    • Press Tees Line Extension
      NIBCO Press Fitting Line Expands

    ELKHART, Ind. — (December 19, 2018) NIBCO INC. is proud to announce that it has filled out its line of press-connect wrot copper fittings with the addition of 10 new fittings in a variety of configurations. NIBCO press fittings are the fastest and easiest way to make pipe connections for plumbing, mechanical and process piping systems.

    The PC611 press tee line additions comprise nine new configurations, including 1¼ x 1 x ½, 1¼ x ¾ x 1¼, 1¼ x ¾ x 1, 1¼ x ¾ x ¾, 1¼ x ¾ x ½, 1¼ x ½ x 1¼, 1½ x 1¼ x ¾, 2 x 1½ x 2, and 1 x ½ x ¾.

    NIBCO has also added the PC612, a ¾-inch press x press x female thread fitting in wrot copper, suitable for potable water, hot or chilled HVAC and process applications. The fittings may be installed underground.

    The NIBCO leak detection system identifies uncrimped connections during system testing. When properly crimped a unique "N" witness mark is clearly visible. The NIBCO® Press System® includes a complete line of fittings, valves, accessories and pressing tools.

    These fittings comply with the performance standards of ASME B16.51 and are third-party certified to the IAPMO UPC and PS-117 standard.

    NIBCO® wrot copper press fittings, including its newest tees, are proudly manufactured from 100 percent North American pure copper at the company’s Stuarts Draft, Virginia, facility. NIBCO has been manufacturing metal plumbing fittings in the United States since 1927.

    About NIBCO INC.

    Founded in 1904, NIBCO INC. is a leading provider of valves, fittings and flow control products for commercial, industrial and institutional construction as well as residential and irrigation markets. NIBCO is headquartered in Elkhart, Ind., and has 11 manufacturing plants located throughout the United States, Mexico and Poland. Visit NIBCO.com for information on the complete line of NIBCO products.