MegaPress

General

MegaPress

Viega MegaPress is the first clean, secure and efficient choice for joining carbon steel pipe. It is suitable for renovations, repairs or installation of new carbon steel pipe systems. Viega MegaPress can even be installed on noncombustible/​flammable lines that are not completely shut down, eliminating the need to fully drain a system, and shortening repair and installation time. It is approved for use in hydronic heating, compressed air, fire protection, cooling water applications and many more.

FEATURES AND BENEFITS
  • Approved for more applications than any other carbon steel pipe press fitting system
  • Suitable for use with ASTM Schedule 5 to Schedule 40 carbon steel pipe
  • Corrosion-​resistant zinc-​nickel coating
  • Nearly 150 engineered fitting configurations from ½" to 2"
  • Approved for underground applications, in accordance with code and local AHJ
  • The same hanger and support requirements as threaded systems
  • Viega Smart Connect technology provides installers added confidence in their ability to insure the integrity of connections
  • UL and FM listed for fire protection applications

CODES AND STANDARDS
  • ASME B31: Code for Pressure Piping
  • IAPMO Uniform Mechanical Code (UMC)
  • ICC International Mechanical Code (IMC)
  • ICC International Residential Code (IRC)
  • National Building Code of Canada (NBCC)
  • National Plumbing Code of Canada (NPCC)

LISTINGS AND CERTIFICATIONS
  • ABS: American Bureau of Shipping Type Approval
  • ASME B31.1: Power Piping
  • ASME B31.3: Process Piping
  • ASME B31.9: Building Service Piping
  • BV: Bureau Veritas Type Approval
  • Canadian Registration Number (CRN): 0A14541.5 A/B/C
  • DNV GL: Det Norske Veritas Germanischer Lloyd Type Approval
  • FM Class 1920: Pipe Couplings and Fittings for Aboveground Fire Protection Systems
  • IAPMO PS-117: Press and Nail Connections
  • ICC-​ES LC1002: Press-​Connection Fittings for Potable Water Tube and Radiant Heating Systems
  • LR: Lloyd’s Register Type Approval
  • NFPA 13: Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems
  • NFPA 13D: Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and Two-​Family Dwellings and Manufactured Homes
  • NFPA 13R: Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in Low-​Rise Residential Occupancies
  • NKK: Nippon Kaija Kyokai Type Approval
  • UL /ANSI 213: Standard for Rubber Gasketed Fittings for Fire-​Protection Service
  • ULC/ANSI ORD-​C213: Canadian Standard for Rubber Gasketed Fittings for Fire-​Protection Service

NOTE
A green dot on a Viega MegaPress fitting indicates Smart Connect technology with an EPDM sealing element.
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