Wind the nut by hand onto pipe as tight as possible. Use a spanner or pipe grips to tighten until nut is firm on pipe.
What type of pipe will Hansen Easy Fit Poly Fittings connect to?
New Zealand LDPE (Low Density Polyethylene Pipe), EnduroFlex, Australian Rural Class B, Irish Imperial Polyethylene Pipes (including wash down hose and non toxic tube).
What is the best size of pipe for my needs?
Refer to a qualified water reticulation installer for professional advice to suit your needs.
Can I use my Hansen Easy Fit Poly Fittings with my swimming pool/spa pool set up?
No, as the high concentration of chlorine used in the water for pools will attack the material. The fitting material is only suitable for use with domestic water. Hansen products that are used in this application will not be covered by warranty.
What temperature can I use Hansen Easy Fit Poly Fittings at?
Hansen have tested all its products for use with cold water up to a maximum temperature of 60°C (140°F). We do not recommend the use of these products with temperatures higher than 60°C (140°F) as plastic expands due to temperature increases. Hansen cannot guarantee the products will perform when used with temperatures over 60°C (140°F). Hansen products that have failed in temperatures higher than 60°C (140°F) will not be covered by warranty.
Can I use Hansen Easy Fit Poly Fittings in marine applications?
Yes. While marine applications vary, Hansen Easy Fit Poly fittings are resistant to sea water. The fittings will not leach any substances that will be harmful to marine life. Hansen Easy Fit Poly fittings have provided excellent service in marine applications for many years without failure. If you require further information, please contact us by email with details regarding your application.