To assess characteristics for Dismantling Joints manufactured by UTS Engineering Ltd. for jointing cast iron, ductile iron, steel, PVC, clay and concrete potable and waste water pipes to flanged pipes.
It is applicable to pipe diameters of between 80 mm and 2300 mm nominal bore, rated up to a pressure of 16 bar.
The Dismantling Joint does not provide end restraint.
The Dismantling Joint consists of an adjustable two piece fitting with a flange joint on the end of each part; the two parts being connected by a mechanical joint.
When installed with another flanged fitting such as a valve or pump, the Dismantling Joint allows that fitting to be removed from and replaced for repair or replacement.
Full details can be found in the Assessment Schedule opposite.