Jones Stephens launched a new, complete line of copper press fittings. The comprehensive offering includes over 150 SKUs in the most popular applications and sizes of couplings, reducers, elbows, tees, adapters and caps.
The copper press fittings provide water and air tight sealing for industrial, commercial and residential applications and are compatible with most press tools. Developed for use with copper tubes in hard temper, half hard temper, and soft temper, these quality press fittings contain an EPDM O-ring with circumferential leak track properties. The press fittings are approved for hot and cold potable water, hydronic heating (with glycol), chilled water, compressed air (200 PSA max), and non-medical gas (140 PSI max) applications. The new products are specified for the following: Operating Pressure to 200 PSI max, test pressure to 600 PSI max, low pressure steam to 15 PSI max, vacuum 24.5-inch mercury max at 68 degree F, and operating temperatures of 0 degrees to 250 degrees F.
The copper press fittings meet or exceed all pertinent plumbing product standards such as: NSF International, ASME B 16.51–2011, CSA International, CRN Listed (Canada), UPC/IPC by IAPMO, and MASS Approval. Additionally, all products are lead-free compliant.