For taps and connections on larger pipe, thin wall pipe and pipe requiring extra reinforcement. The JCM 478 Fabricated Threaded Outlet Tapping Sleeve is especially recommended for service connections, air relief valve connections, taps on larger A/C, Cast Iron, Ductile Iron, PVC and Reinforced Concrete Pipe.
The heavy gasket section, recessed in a groove, and full sleeve support of this fitting offer much more stability, pipe reinforcement and strength than a strapped saddle, yet they are competitively priced. Readily available for pipe 4” and larger requiring IPS outlets of 3/4” through 4”, these sleeves are furnished with shop coat and alloy bolts.
Epoxy coating and stainless steel bolts are available at an additional charge. For aggressive or acidic conditions, the JCM 478 is available constructed of all 304 or 316 Stainless Steel.