Forsheda 103 is an integrated sealing system that is cast into the socket during pipe or manhole manufacture. The system can also be used for concrete pipe connections to manholes.
The Forsheda 103 meets all relevant European standards. Joint performance is dependent on dimensional accuracy and surface finish of the socket and spigot.
Synthetic SBR or EPDM rubber
Hardness 40±5 IRHD
Approved in accordance with EN 681-1
Protected against ozone
Oil resistant grades are available on request
Integrated seal for concrete pipe and manhole systems
100 % leak-free
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Inspect the pipes and ensure they are in good condition. The white protective strip in the socket helps to keep the sealing area free from dirt, mud and gravel.
Ensure the spigot and socket are clean. Apply lubricant to the spigot. This should be spread evenly over the entire surface paying special attention to the front radius of the spigot.
Centre the spigot into the socket and push the pipes together. The socket design and wedge shaped seal provide a funnel action and help centre the pipes.
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