ProPress

General

ProPress

Viega ProPress is the trusted copper press joining solution. Since its introduction in 1999, it has reduced overall job costs, saved time and increased reliability on jobsites across the globe. Viega is the only company with Smart Connect, a patented technology that helps installers easily identify an unpressed fitting, providing them with added confidence in their connections. With system-​matched tools and jaws, press connections are made in seconds, making Viega ProPress suitable for virtually any type of project.

FEATURES AND BENEFITS
  • Available in sizes ½" to 4"
  • Customizable with three sealing elements, EPDM, HNBR and FKM
  • More than 600 engineered fitting configurations for copper
  • Approved for more than 150 different applications

CODES AND STANDARDS
  • ASME B31: Code for Pressure Piping
  • ASTM B88: Standard Specification for Seamless Copper
    Water Tube
  • IAPMO California Plumbing Code (CPC)
  • IAPMO National Standard Plumbing Code (NSPC)
  • IAPMO Uniform Mechanical Code (UMC)
  • IAPMO Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC)
  • ICC International Mechanical Code (IMC)
  • ICC International Plumbing Code (IPC)
  • 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 B16.51: Copper and Copper Alloy Press-​Connect Pressure Fittings
  • 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
  • CSA Low Lead Content
  • 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: Copper and Copper Alloy Press-​Connect Pressure Fittings
  • 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
  • NSF/ANSI 61: Drinking Water System Components – Health Effects
  • NSF/ANSI 372: Drinking Water System Components – Lead Content
  • 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

ZERO LEAD
References to Zero Lead throughout this publication mean products meet the requirements of both NSF/ANSI Standard 372 (0.25% or less percent maximum weighted average lead content) and NSF/ANSI 61.

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