End closures without tie-bar. Model 1520

Model 1520.

With a track record showing product lifetime of more than 30 years the SCITEQ test caps are proven highly durable and cost-effective.

The end closures  tightens 100% on the pipe, sealing off the sample in order to generate internal pressure in the sample. For internal hydrostatic pressure testing of pipes. Max. pressure depends on standard, specifications and pipe sample diameter.

Product highlights

  • easy mounting
  • time saving
  • unique design
  • perfect sealing
  • AISI 304 certified stainless steel
  • Acid resistant AISI 316 (optional)


The SCITEQ test caps model 1520 are produced purely in certified AISI 304 stainless steel and is also available as acid resistant AISI 316 on request. The material has been selected for corrosion resistance, durability and weight. they are constructed with easy mounting in mind. Only two bolts are needed to securely fix the grid system (side clamps) on the pipe sample.

End closures without a tie-bar are produced for pipes in PE, PVC and PP. End closures are produced with a specific depth from O-ring to the internal bottom which ensures that even on chamfered and oval PE-pipes, the end closure is tight while pressurising. The SCITEQ end closures model 1520 complies with the standards ASTM D 1598, ASTM D 1599 and ISO 1167. 

For more information and technical specifications please see the brochure.

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Stainless steel

Diameter range:

Ø12mm up to Ø280mm


1/8" male connection and supplied with screw operated bleed valve.

Max. test pressure:

up to 100 bar (depending on standard, specifications and pipe sample diameter)

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