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SABS, SANS, SANAS or SATAS?

By The Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers’ Association

It’s clear that any confusion needs to be avoided when referring to the individual roles and the specific functions of the various existing standards bodies.

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The dos and don’ts of copper soldering (Part 7)

Because an open flame and high temperatures are required for soldering, and since flammable gases are used, safety precautions must be observed.

Read more: The dos and don’ts of copper soldering (Part 7)

Waste systems with ventilation branches (part 3)

Waste systems with ventilation branches (part 3)

From: The Technical Manual for Waste Systems by Valsir

In the third part of this series on waste systems with ventilation branches, we look at sizing examples and how to calculate the total flow for each sanitary fixture. In waste systems with ventilation branches, it is extremely important to calculate the total flow for each sanitary fixture that drains into the ventilation fitting connections, so that you know what size ventilation fittings to make use of.

Read more: Waste systems with ventilation branches (part 3)

Copper soldering – The dos and don’ts (Part 6)

Because an open flame and high temperature are required for soldering, safety precautions must be observed.

Each month, the Copper Development Association Africa (CDAA) brings you more insight into the dos and don’ts of copper soldering.

Read more: Copper soldering – The dos and don’ts (Part 6)

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