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  • AS/NZS 2280:2020

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    Ductile iron pipes and fittings

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  27-03-2020

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    The objective of this Standard is to provide a standard manufacturing specification to be used by manufacturers and purchasers of ductile iron pressure pipes and fittings.

    Scope - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    ductile iron fittings of nominal sizes up to and including DN 750.
    NOTE 1 Ductile iron is also known as spheroidal graphite iron, SG iron or nodular graphite iron.
    The specified pipes and fittings are intended primarily for conveying water under pressure, but may be used for conveying sewage or other liquids.
    Fittings covered by this Standard are intended primarily for use with water supply pressure pipes.
    NOTE 2 Fittings are also used in non-metallic pipeline systems.
    NOTE 3 Fittings may also be used with pressure pipes of alternative outside diameters by the adoption of compatible sockets or utilization of compensating elastomeric seals, provided the joint meets the performance requirements of this Standard. Ductile iron spigots should not be inserted into plastic pipe sockets.
    This Standard specifies pressure classifications of pipe on the basis of the allowable operating pressure (AOP); however, Flange Class (FLCL) pipe has been specified for manufacture of flanged pipe with screw-on flanges.

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    Committee WS-016
    Development Note Under Revision by DR AS/NZS 2280:2020 Amd 1:2020. New PDF incorporating Amendment 1.
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Current
    Under Revision

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Originated as AS 2280-1979.
    Previous edition AS/NZS 2280:2014.
    Ninth edition AS/NZS 2280:2020. Originated as AS 2280-1979. Previous edition AS/NZS 2280:2014. Ninth edition AS/NZS 2280:2020.

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    ISO 16132:2016 Ductile iron pipes and fittings — Seal coats for cement mortar linings
    ISO 8179-1:2017 Ductile iron pipes, fittings, accessories and their joints — External zinc-based coating — Part 1: Metallic zinc with finishing layer
    AS/NZS 4020:2018 Testing of products for use in contact with drinking water
    AS ISO/IEC 17025:2018 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories
    AS 1111.1:2015 ISO metric hexagon bolts and screws - Product grade C Bolts
    AS 2758.1:2014 Aggregates and rock for engineering purposes Concrete aggregates
    AS/NZS 4158:2003 Thermal-bonded polymeric coatings on valves and fittings for water industry purposes
    AS/NZS 3500.0:2003 Plumbing and drainage Glossary of terms
    AS/NZS 2566.2:2002 Buried flexible pipelines Installation (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS/NZS 2566.1:1998 Buried flexible pipelines Structural design
    AS/NZS 2032:2006 Installation of PVC pipe systems
    AS 2345-2006 Dezincification resistance of copper alloys
    AS 1831-2007 Ductile cast iron
    AS 1816.1-2007 Metallic materials - Brinell hardness test Test method (ISO 6506-1:2005, MOD)
    AS/NZS 4087:2011 Metallic flanges for waterworks purposes
    AS 2317.1:2018 Lifting points Collared eyebolts and collared eyenuts - Grade 4
    AS 3972-2010 General purpose and blended cements
    AS 1646-2007 Elastomeric seals for waterworks purposes (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 1580.408.4-2004 Paints and related materials - Methods of test Adhesion (crosscut) (Reconfirmed 2019)
    EN 15655-1:2018 Ductile iron pipes, fittings and accessories - Requirements and test methods for organic linings of ductile iron pipes and fittings - Part 1: Polyurethane lining of pipes and fittings
    AS 1391-2007 Metallic materials - Tensile testing at ambient temperature
    AS 1353.2-1997 Flat synthetic-webbing slings Care and use
    AS 1349-1986 Bourdon tube pressure and vacuum gauges (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS/NZS 3690:2009 Installation of ABS pipe systems
    EN 15189:2006 Ductile iron pipes, fittings and accessories - External polyurethane coating for pipes - Requirements and test methods
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