Press Release:
  Jun 9, 2008 — Asahi/America, Inc., introduces the new tapping saddle for their Air-Pro™ Compressed Air Piping Systems. Designed specifically for the Air-Pro system, the new tapping saddle allows for the installation of a the system with no drops! The drops are installed after the system has been hung by simply using the tapping saddle welding it in place with electro-fusion process. The saddle can be installed at any location, under any pressure, reducing the number of required welds in half vs traditional drop methods.

The Air-Pro tapping saddle is available in 11 sizes from 2x1 to 6x2 and is rated at 150psi.

Air-Pro Compressed Air piping system is available in sizes ½” to 12” with socket, butt and electro-fusion fittings in a variety of styles including tees, reducing tees, 90s, 45s and more. Air-Pro systems are safe and reliable, offering fast, low-cost installations.
The Air-Pro System is engineered for continuous operating pressures from 150 to 230 psi. Air-Pro Systems use specially-engineered Solvay Eltex TUB 124 blue high-density polyethylene (HDPE) resin, which is extremely ductile, light-weight and corrosion-free. Additionally, Air-Pro Systems are chemically resistant to compressor synthetic oils and mineral oils that traditionally attack glued systems. Air-Pro is color-coded blue up to 4”, and black from 6” – 12” for easy identification of compressed air lines.

About Asahi
Asahi/America, Inc. specializes in providing solutions for fluid handling systems, individualized to meet virtually any customer’s need. Asahi is a leading manufacturer of corrosion resistant thermoplastic fluid handling products, including valves, actuators, pipe and fittings. The company maintains an extensive custom fabrication department, and provides on-site consultation, supervision and training where required. For more information contact: Asahi/America, Inc., 35 Green Street, Malden, MA 02148. Call toll free 877-24-ASAHI or 781-321-5409. Fax 800-426-7058. Send an email to asahi@asahi-america.com or visit Asahi on the Internet at http://www.asahi-america.com.

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Company Details:
 Contact:Jeff Baker 
 E-mail:jbaker -at- asahi-america -dot- com 
 Company:Asahi / America View Company Profile 
 Address:work655 Andover St 
 Location:workAndover, MA 01843  United States 
 Web Site:http://www.asahi-america.com