Spears - PVC Barbed-Insert Fitting of Choice
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Engineered to provide positive grip and ease of installation. High quality and reliability have made Spears® insert fi ttings the preferred choice for irrigation and O.E.M. applications. A wide variety of PVC insert confi gurations and adapters are available for use with polyethylene pipe sizes 1/2' through 4', plus 6' & 8' Couplings and Adapters for lay-fl at type irrigation hose. Special 3/8' barbed confi gurations in PVC and PP allow clamp-free connection to 1/2' I.D. polyethylene irrigation hose.
Superior Choice for Use with Polyethylene Pipe
Spears PVC Insert Fittings are designed for use with either ASTM D 2104 Schedule 40 or D 2239 SIDR pressure rated polyethylene pipe. Chemical and corrosion resistant, rigid PVC barbed inserts provide excellent grip with polyethylene materials.
Conform to ASTM D 2609
Spears Insert Fittings are manufactured from high quality PVC materials to meet or exceed the applicable requirements of ASTM D 2609, Standard Specifi cation for Plastic Insert Fittings for Polyethylene (PE) Plastic Pipe.
Full Assortment of Confi gurations and Adapters
Spears broad line of gray PVC Insert Fittings includes popular confi gurations of elbows, tees, couplings and crosses. Numerous male and female NPT threaded adapters, elbows and tees plus white PVC Schedule 40 solventcement socket and spigot adapters allow easy connection of insert fi ttings to supply or distribution systems.
Clamp-Free Spiral Barb Irrigation Hose Insert Adapters
Specially designed nominal 3/8' barb confi gurations allow connection of pipe Insert Fittings to conventional 1/2' polyethylene irrigation hose. Special spiral barb allows “twist-on” connection of hose without need for clamping in open end irrigation applications.
NSF Certifi ed for Use with Potable Water
Spears Insert Fittings are tested and Certifi ed by the NSF International for use in potable water systems.