Plastic Pipe Cleaners

Plastic pipe cleaners are specially developed for cleaning solvent jointed plastics and removing ingrained dirt. They are typically available in spray format for easy application.

How do you use plastic pipe cleaners?

Plastic pipe cleaners can be sprayed onto a piece of white tissue paper to clean any dry surfaces until they are free of grease, dirt and lubricant. A new piece of tissue should be used for each cleaning session. If pipes are to be bonded, they must be thoroughly cleaned of heavy dirt and surface deposits before applying pipe cleaner. Prior to any welding, residual solvent vapours must be removed from pipelines by filling the pipes with water and thoroughly flushing them through.

What materials can plastic pipe cleaners be used on?

Most plastic pipe cleaners can be applied to bonded joints and fittings made from PVC-U and a wide range of plastics. These are generally PVC-U (rigid PVC), PVC-C (post-chlorinated PVC) and ABS (acrylonitrile-butadiene styrene). They are usually not suitable for polyolefin weld joints.


...
Read more Read less

Filters

Viewing 1 - 2 of 2 products
Results per page
Description Price Compatible Materials Product Volume Pack Type
RS Stock No. 315-4784
Mfr. Part No.799298010
£20.86
Each
Units
ABS, PVC-C, PVC-U 1000ml Tin
RS Stock No. 178-0053
Mfr. Part No.2292315
BrandWatts
£1.46
Each
Units
- - -
Related Products
Use only on PVC and CPVC plastic. Read ...
Description:
Use only on PVC and CPVC plastic. Read WELD-ON® Installation Guide, Product Bulletin and SDS. Cut pipe square and deburr. Clean and dry joining surfaces.Check dry fit. Fitting should go over end of pipe easily but become tight about 1/3 to 2/3 of the way on.Use a suitable applicator at ...
Plumbing can be used for bonding non- pressure, ...
Description:
Plumbing can be used for bonding non- pressure, thermoplastic pipe systems such as U-PVC BS EN 1329 and ABS BS EN 1455. Provides excellent adhesion and sealing action even where there are gaps between the surfaces to be bonded (up to 0.8mm). Store in a shaded and well ventilated area ...
Tangit is a gap filling solvent cement for ...
Description:
Tangit is a gap filling solvent cement for jointing PVC-U pipe and fittings, by creating a chemical bond. Joints made with TANGIT remain unaffected by almost all fluids for which PVC-U pipe is suitable. However, prolonged exposure of the inside joint edge to any of the following acid concentrations can ...