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3/4 in. Polypropylene Blue Twister Insert x MPT

  • For use with IPS sized polyethylene pipe
  • Helix design aids in insertion by twisting
  • For cold water irrigation use only
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Product Overview

This innovative and patented Twist-In polypropylene 3/4 in. male pipe thread adapter can be used to connect polyethylene pipe to a male threaded connection originating from a valve or alternative type of female threaded fitting. There is no restriction on the number of connections that can be made to achieve desire pipe length. For an additionally secure connection is recommended that stainless steel clamps are used to secure fitting to pipe.
  • Made from polypropylene plastic
  • Not compatible with compressed air or gases
  • Designed for easy installation without tools
  • Patented double-helix design makes secure connections very easy
  • For use with polypropylene pipe
  • 100% corrosion resistant
  • ASTM D-2609 ANSI/NSF 14 and 45
  • By twisting the fitting clockwise, completion of a secure connection is easier than before
  • Cold water use only
  • California residents

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FeaturesCorrosion Resistant,Lead Free,Underground UseCorrosion Resistant,Lead Free,Underground UseCorrosion Resistant,Lead Free,Underground UseCorrosion Resistant,Lead Free,Underground Use
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Specifications

Dimensions

Double Fitting Size
3/4" x 3/4"
Fitting 1 size
3/4"
Fitting 2 size
3/4"
Product Length (in.)
2.5

Details

Application
Potable Water
Color Family
Blue
Color/Finish
Blue
Compatible Pipe Material
Polyethylene
Connection 1
Barb
Connection 2
Male Pipe Thread
Connectivity
Barb
Features
Corrosion Resistant,Lead Free,Underground Use
Fitting or Connector Type
Adapter
Fitting/ Connector Collection
Polyethylene
Material
Polypropylene
Maximum working pressure (psi)
200
Maximum Working Temperature (F)
120
Pack Size
1
Pipe or Fitting Product Type
Fittings & Connectors
Product Weight (lb.)
0.04
Reducing Fitting
No
Returnable
90-Day

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
5 Years: Must be installed per published installation instructions.

Questions & Answers

3Questions4Answers

Can this be used with underground gas pipe.

Asked by Joejerry January 14, 2021
1
Answer

Apollo Blue Twister fittings are for cold water irrigation use only. Do not use Apollo Blue Twister fittings in a gas application.

Does this barb fit in 1" black plastic cold water line ?

Asked by Guy May 20, 2019
1
Answer

Yes, this fitting is intended for use with black polyethylene plastic piping. Please also remember to use a poly pinch clamp to secure the fitting in the pipe once inserted.

what is the outside diameter of the barbed end? I need to find out if this will work with a poly...

Asked by Todd December 3, 2017
2
Answers

Both fitter ends require a 3/4" connector.

Customer Reviews

  • 4.6
    out of 20 reviews
  • 83% recommend this product
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by HomeDepotCustomer
This newer type of pastic pipe fiting is much better...
This newer type of pastic pipe fiting is much better to work with in that it screws it's way into the plastic pipe easier that the old way of pushing or heatiing and pushing. Thumbs up !
by OLHDPEON
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by HomeDepotCustomer
Have not done this kind of plumbing in a few years but the "twisting ears" (?) make installation ...
Have not done this kind of plumbing in a few years but the "twisting ears" (?) make installation much easier; I won't go back to the gray fittings of the old days.
by OldHandyman
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product not used
by BETTYANN
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by MARC
Pro: the coupling may be screwed in even without heating...
Pro: the coupling may be screwed in even without heating the pipe.Con: if you do need to heat the pipe (e.g. it is very thick), the blue plastic may melt.
by Andrzej
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by HomeDepotCustomer
Perfect interface connector for easy install and removal without tools....
Perfect interface connector for easy install and removal without tools.
by E3
nifty product...
nifty product
by Bob
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