Center brand Compression fittings are WRAS approved and are manufactured in the UK to EN1254-2. Compression fittings create a mechanical joint when tightening the nut, compressing the ring onto the tube. Compression fittings are compatible with copper tube manufactured to BS EN 1057.
- Compression fittings provide a heat free means of making a joint, which can be made where it would be otherwise prohibited to use a naked flame Compression fittings can be taken apart and, with a new ring, be remade without adversely affecting their performance
- Compression fittings are suitable for use on hot and cold-water services, heating installations and fuel services
- Compression fittings are suitable in low pressure gas pipework in domestic premises using copper tube
- Compression fittings can be installed on wet pipework, which is ideal for repairs and maintenance where the complete draining of pipework is difficult