Efficient IBC Coupling to Connect Gate Valves and Metric Fittings
Expand your IBC system's capabilities with this IBC Coupling Coarse to Metric Thread adapter, specifically designed for seamless connections between IBC gate valves and other metric fittings, as well as for joining multiple IBCs together. This reliable and durable coupling is both a functional and economical choice for rainwater and greywater collection and distribution in your garden.
Features and Benefits
- Versatile coupling: Perfect for joining IBC gate valves to other metric fittings or connecting multiple IBCs together.
- 50mm BSP thread: One side has a 50mm BSP thread that can be joined to a reducing nipple for easy attachment to garden hoses.
- Coarse 2" thread: The other side has a coarse 2" thread compatible with many IBC outlets for a secure connection.
- Durable construction: Designed for long-term use in various weather conditions, ensuring stability and performance.
- Cost-effective solution: IBC systems are a practical and affordable method for collecting and reusing rainwater and greywater in your garden.
How to Use
- Ensure that the IBC gate valve or the IBC tank you wish to connect has a compatible thread size (coarse 2" thread for the IBC tank and 50mm BSP for the gate valve).
- Gently thread the coupling onto the gate valve or IBC tank, ensuring that the threads are aligned correctly to prevent cross-threading.
- Fully tighten the coupling using your hand or a suitable spanner tool. Be careful not to overtighten as it may cause damage to the threads.
- Once secure, connect the other side of the coupling to the reducing nipple, nut & tail fitting or another IBC tank as required. Ensure a tight fit to prevent leaks.
Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For
This IBC Coupling Coarse to Metric Thread adapter is suitable for those looking to expand their IBC system, connect their IBC gate valves to metric fittings, or join multiple IBC tanks together for increased storage and efficiency. It is an ideal choice for gardeners, farmers, or homeowners aiming to utilise rainwater or greywater for various applications.
FAQsWhat is the primary purpose of the IBC Coupling Coarse to Metric Thread 50mm x 2 inch?
The primary purpose of this coupling is to join the IBC gate valve to other metric fittings, allowing for seamless connections between IBC tanks and various other plumbing components.Can this IBC coupling be used to join multiple IBC tanks together?
Yes, the IBC Coupling Coarse to Metric Thread can be used to join IBC tanks together, allowing for increased storage capacity of rainwater or greywater.What types of threads are compatible with this coupling?
The IBC Coupling Coarse to Metric Thread has a 50mm BSP thread on one side and a coarse 2" thread on the other side, making it compatible with many IBC outlets and other metric fittings.How do I connect the IBC Coupling to my garden hose?
To connect the coupling to your garden hose, you will need a reducing nipple (for example, a 2 inch to 1 inch) as well as a nut and tail fitting (1 inch to 1/2 inch barb). This will allow you to connect the 50mm BSP thread side of the coupling to your garden hose easily.Is the IBC Coupling suitable for use with both rainwater and greywater collection systems?
Yes, the IBC Coupling can be used in both rainwater and greywater collection systems, making it a versatile option for those looking to utilise cost-effective methods for garden water management.
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