Reducer – 1 1/2” NH-F (9 TPI) TO 1” NH-M (8 TPI)

NFES Number: 
000009
Category: 
Water Handling
Updated: 
2017-05
Storage and Shelf Life Checks: 
None

Initial Inspection/Disposal Criteria

  1. Inspect for cracks in reducer body, damaged threads, dry, stiff, cracked, or worn gaskets, and any sign fire damage.
  2. Return to stock if item is clean and appears to be unused.
  3. Refurbish item if item passes inspection or minor repairs are easily completed.
  4. Dispose of if the item does not pass inspection or Testing for Performance.

Refurbishing Procedures

A. Cleaning

  1. Clean in mild detergent with a brush or scouring pad or high-pressure wash.
  2. Rinse thoroughly.
  3. Stand upright to drain and dry.

B. Repair

  1. Replace any gaskets that are stiff, damaged, or missing.
  2. Use a triangular fire to remove burrs and dings from damaged threads.

C. Testing for performance

  • Ensure smooth fit with appropriate female adapter.

D. Repackaging

  • 10 each of NFES #000009, #000010, #000733 in NFES #008076 carton (8” x 4” x 4”).
  • 20 each of NFES #000685, #002229, #002230 in suggested NFES #008189 carton (16 x 8 x 8”).
  • 40 each of NFES #000417 in NFES #008064 carton (10” x 8” x 6”).
  • 60 each of NFES #000009, #000010, #000418, #000733 in NFES #008064 carton (10” x 8” x 6”).

 

Page Last Modified / Reviewed: 
2019-02-28