Fire sprinkler pipe and related fittings are generally made of carbon steel or ductile iron material and used to carry water or other liquid to connect firefighting equipment. It is also called fire protection pipe and fittings.
Pipe fittings are mainly used for connecting pipes of several diameters and sizes. It is also known by the term fire protection fittings and pipes. Based on the corresponding rules and standards, the fire pipeline requires to be painted in red to make it separate from other pipeline systems. As the fire sprinkler pipe is usually installed in a static position, it needs a high level and restricts quality control. Fire sprinkler pipe and fittings required to possess good pressure resistance, corrosion resistance, and high-temperature resistance.
Fire sprinkler pipe fittings types are similar to the general pipelines. In regards to the applications, there are tee, elbow, reducing tee, cross, caps, clamps, unions, and others. In regards to materials, there are alloy, carbon, stainless. With regards to connection types, it is the same as pipe connection types.