Manhole Connectors

21Jul 2017
PSX: Direct Drive manhole connector

Do you need a simple way of knowing what PSX: Direct Drive product you need? We’ve created this easy-to-use cheat sheet to help you in your decision process based off of certain criteria. The Direct Drive uses 3-types of wrenches for torquing the stainless steel expansion mechanism and we’ve outlined them here based off of […]

06Jul 2017
PSX: Direct Drive 8QRS

The answer to this question is yes and no. A PSX: Direct Drive technically starts at a hole size range of 9:00 – 9.20” (229 – 234mm), but our 8QRS PSX: Direct Drive does work in an 8” hole. The 8QRS is manufactured to make the installation of small diameter pipes into manholes a simpler […]

16Jun 2017
manhole connector leaking in Marion IN

Knowing why a manhole connector leaks is just as important as knowing which manhole connector is right for your job. So why do they leak? In our experience, the majority of all reported gasket and connector field problems are due to contractor installation issues. Don’t take offense contractors, we’re not saying that you aren’t capable […]

17Apr 2017
PSX: Direct Drive in manhole

What Is A Manhole Connector? If your specifications call for a manhole connector to meet or exceed ASTM C 923, you might want to check out one (or all) of these options. But what is a manhole connector? Essentially it is a round “boot-type” product that connects a pipe to a manhole through either compression […]

19Jan 2017
Mortaring manhole connectors

You might be required to mortar manhole connectors inside your structures. Maybe you are concerned about materials gathering between the pipe and the connector. You might mortar the connectors because that’s the way it’s always been done. We say stop. Connector Cannot Flex When  mortaring the inside of a manhole connector you take away one […]