Clamp, Coupling and Restraint Products CC 624-676 06/09
Tapping Sleeve Repair Sleeve
624 Tapping Sleeve
Recessed cavity for
mating to lip on standard
3/4” Test outlet
Flange MJ End
Carbon steel side bar lugs
(Cut away view)
Smith-Blair’s 624 Fabricated Mechanical Joint Product Features:
Tapping Sleeve with MJ Pusher Flanges requires no spe-
Meets AWWA C223 Standards.
cial tools to complete installation.
The sleeve’s design seals 360º around the pipe, and the No special tools required to install the sleeve.
body can be built to accommodate any size pipe diameter. Seals 360º around the pipe incase the pipe breaks.
Since the sleeve is not made from a casting, it can normal-
ly be delivered quicker than cast tapping sleeves, especially in Flanged outlets are recessed to accept tapping valve.
sizes 12-inch nominal and above. Design features are similar to cast ductile iron sleeves.
Flexi-Coat epoxy coating standard for superior corro-
Material Specifications sion resistance.
3/4” test outlet to allow hydrostatic pressure test before
Body: Carbon steel ASTM A283 Grade C or A36. tapping the pipe.
Flange: Carbon steel per A36. Type AWWA C207 Class D, (ANSI
150# hole pattern). Recessed for tapping valve per MSS- Delivery is generally quicker because the tapping
SP 60. sleeve is fabricated at Smith-Blair.
Gasket: NSF 61, Nitrile (Buna-N), compounded to resist natural
gas, water, oil, acids, alkalies, most (aliphatic) hydrocar- Body can be built to accommodate any size pipe diam-
bon fluids and many chemicals. eter, unlike cast sleeves.
Temperature Range: -20ºF to +180ºF.
Test Plug: 3/4” carbon steel with square head. Available in a wide assortment of outlet sizes and
Side Bar Lugs: Carbon steel per ASTM A36. types to meet market needs.
Hardware: Carbon Steel Standard. Optional: Bolts in Type 304
Stainless Steel and Nuts in Type 304 Stainless Steel
with fluoropolymer coating to prevent galling.
Standard Pressure Ratings*
Finish: Fusion bonded Flexi-Coat® epoxy, coated to an
average of 12 mil thickness. 150 PSI working
Other material of construction and fastners materials available 225 PSI test
Material specifications are subject to change. *Other pressure ratings available upon request. Pressure rating
can affect final cost. Please furnish working pressure.
676 Mechanical Joint Repair Sleeve
with MJ End Flanges
Smith-Blairs’s 676 Mech- Unlike ductile iron sleeves
anical Joint Repair Sleeve that can be heavy for the
with MJ End Flanges does not installer, the 676 sleeve is
require special tools to install. made out of lighter carbon
The sleeve can be built to fit steel.
any size pipe diameter. Since it The sleeve provides a 360º
is not a casting, it is the ideal seal around the pipe as a pre-
choice for emergency repairs ventative incase the pipe is
on large diameter pipe. compromised.
Product Features: Material Specifications
No special tools required to install the sleeve.
Body: Carbon steel ASTM A283 Grade C or A36
Seals 360º around the pipe incase the pipe is compro- Lugs: Carbon Steel per ASTM A36
mised. Gasket: NSF 61, Nitrile (Buna-N), compounded to resist natu-
ral gas, water, oil, acids, alkalies, most (aliphatic)
Flexi-Coat epoxy coating standard for superior corro- hydrocarbon fluids and many chemicals
Temperature Range: -20ºF to +180ºF
Hardware: Carbon Steel Standard.
Lighter and easier to install than a comparable cast Optional: Bolts in type 304 stainless steel and nuts in
Type 304 stainless steel with fluoropolymer coating to
ductile iron sleeve. prevent galling.
Available in a wide assortment of pipe sizes and types Finish: Flexi-Coat® Fusion bonded epoxy, coated to an
average of 12 mil thick.
to meet customer requirements.
Standard pressure rated 150 PSI working and 225 PSI Material specifications are subject to change.
test. Other pressure ratings available.
Standard Pressure Ratings*
Delivery is generally quicker because it is fabricated at
150 PSI working
Smith-Blair, it is great for emergency repairs on large
225 PSI test
*Other pressure ratings available upon request. Pressure rat-
ing can affect final cost. Please furnish working pressure.
Smith-Blair, Inc. Distributed by:
30 Globe Ave.
Texarkana, AR 71854
P.O. Box 5337
Texarkana, TX 75505
Ph: (870) 773-5127 • (800) 643-9705
Fax: (870) 773-5212 • (800) 648-6792