Series 524 Branch Saddle with Groove Transition
The Poly-Cam Threaded Transition is a multi-level mechanical transition fitting. The molded polyethylene branch saddle is hydraulically compressed into the transition fitting.
Relaxation of the pipe creates a seal to prevent leakage. Under pressure, the internal pressure within the pipe increases the sealing surface area on the barb. Under zero internal pressure, the compression and tensional strain created by the compression of the multi-level barbs are greater than the stress created by relaxation and/or thermal expansion and contraction. As the internal pressure increases, the connection between the pipe material and transition fitting increases.
- Sizes range from 1” to 8” Iron Pipe Sizes.
- Grooves are cut to standard cut groove specification.