Web Exclusive-Asahi/America Compressed Air Piping System
June 3, 2005
Asahi/America, Inc. has introduced the Air-Pro™ Compressed Air Piping System.
Asahi/America, Inc., a leading thermoplastics manufacturer providing customized solutions for fluid handling systems in a variety of industries, has introduced the Air-Pro™ Compressed Air Piping System. Designed specifically for compressed air applications, the Air-Pro is a safe, reliable system, offering fast, low-cost and flexible installation. Air-Pro is ideally suited for use in water and wastewater treatment applications and in aquariums and water theme parks. The Air-Pro can handle an operating pressure of 230 psi, with a safety factor of 5. The system is composed of Solvay Eltex TUB 124 blue high-density polyethylene (HDPE) resin, which is extremely ductile and offers numerous benefits over metal. Advantages of the Air-Pro's thermoplastic construction include lightweight design, minimal system pressure drop and corrosion resistance. Additionally, Asahi/America's Air-Pro is chemically resistant to synthetic oils and mineral oils given off by compressors. Asahi/America, Inc.