PP-RCT Product Line
Asahi/ America, Inc., a leader in thermoplastic fluid
flow technologies, has expanded its Asahitec™ PPRCT
piping system for commercial applications to include
valve meets the pressure and temperature guidelines in
ASTM F2389 for up to 12” and integrates seamlessly into
Asahi/America’s Asahitec™ PP-RCT piping systems for
plumbing and HVAC applications. The polypropylene body
and disc are injection molded for durability, and the 316
stainless steel stem is non-wetted. It is available in both
wafer and lugged styles.
The 57AT butterfly valve is available in sizes 1 1/2"
through 8" with a green lever, and in 1 1/2" through 14"
with their Plasgear™ operator. The Type-57AT top flange
features an ISO 5211 F07 – F14 bolt circle, all sizes can
be electrically or pneumatically actuated, and are assembled
to customer specification and tested.
The Type-21AT ball valve meets the pressure and temperature
guidelines in ASTM F2389 for
sizes 1/2” through 2” and comes standard
with PP-RCT socket-weld end connections
for homogenous joining with
Asahi/America’s Asahitec PP-RCT piping
systems. Ball valves have double Oring
seals on the stem for added
protection, and are true-union design
for easier installation and maintenance.
Valves are full port in sizes 1/2"
Asahitec includes both molded
socket fusion fittings (1/2" – 5") and
molded butt fusion fittings (6" through
24"). Asahitec is NSF 14-pw certified
for potable water applications, and features
lead-free brass adapter fittings.
Asahitec is complemented by Asahi/
America’s extensive welding equipment
fleet and valve product line. Ideal applications
include potable water, HVAC,
food and beverage grade water, and
For more information, contact Jeff
Baker, Asahi/America, Inc., 655 Andover
St., Lawrence, MA 01843, 800-343-3618/781-321-5409, Fax: 800-426-7058, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Web: www.asahiamerica.com.