Christmas Post 2016/2017

GF Piping Systems would like to wish you a safe and enjoyable Christmas, and New Year. We look forward to a busy 2017 for all. Please note that our blog will be not be monitored during the festive season from COB Thursday 22 December 2016, until Monday January 9, 2017. Please note our offices throughout Australia will be closed from COB on Friday December 23, 2016, and will reopen on Tuesday January 3, 2017. Contact our customer service team to ensure we can meet your requirements before we close for the festive...

Solvent Cementing

The solvent-cemented connection in thermoplastic pipe and fittings is the last vital link in a plastic pipe installation. It can mean the success or failure of the system as a whole. Accordingly, it requires the same professional care and attention that are given to other components of the system. There are many solvent cementing techniques published covering step by step procedures on just how to make solvent cemented joints. However if the basic principles involved are explained, known and understood, a better understanding would be gained as to what techniques are necessary to suit particular applications, temperature conditions, and variations in size and fits of pipe and...