PVC Schedule 80 Pipe & Fittings
ASTM D 1785: Specification for poly (vinyl chloride) (PVC) plastic pipe, Schedule
40, 80, and 120
Scope: This specification covers PVC pipe in Schedule 40,80, and 120 for
pressure applications. This system is intended for pressure applications where the
operating temperature will not exceed 140° F.
ASTM D 2467: Specifications for poly (vinyl chloride) (PVC) plastic pipe fittings,
Scope: This specification covers (PVC) schedule 80 fittings which are used
with the distribution of pressurized liquids only.
PVC Schedule 80 Pipe is for pressure applications and has a thicker wall than Schedule
40 pipe. It is highly durable, easy to install and has better sound deadening qualities
than PVC and ABS Foarm Core pipes. Installation requires the use of primer and solvent