Viega has introduced Viega PEX Press test plugs, PEX Press 45-degree elbows, PEX Press 90-degree flare elbows, PEX Press reducing tees, and PEX pipe supports. This expands the company’s PEX offerings for a variety of applications including commercial and municipal.
The new PEX Press test plugs are available in sizes 1.25 in and 1.5 in. Other sizes ranging from 3/8 in to 1 in are also available and a 2-in size is coming soon. The plugs are designed for use with Viega PEX Press system which uses plastic fittings made from Radel® R, a high-performance polymer. The test plugs are designed with Viega’s patented Smart Connect® feature to identify an unpressed connection.
Another addition is the 45-degree polymer PEX press elbows also made out of Radel R. These fittings are designed to allow for more versatility in installations of larger diameter tubing and are offered in 1.5-in by 1.5-in and 2-in x 2-in sizes.
New PEX Press bronze, 90-degree flare elbows are a flare by press configuration that can be used as a connection for water service. Constructed from Zero Lead™ bronze, the 90-degree elbows are available in .75-in and 1-in sizes.
The new PEX Press reducing tees are constructed from Zero Lead™ bronze and are available in 1.5-in by 1.5-in by .75-in, 1.5-in by 1.35-in by 1-in, and 1.5-in by 1.25-in by 1.25in sizes.
PEX pipe supports are also now available for use with ViegaPEX™ tubing. The supports are available in 10-ft lengths in 1-in, 1.25-in, 1.5-in, and 2-in diameters.