The PSX: Nylo Drive is a high-performance flexible pipe-to-manhole connector that offers easy installation and long-term performance in one convenient product.
Whether you core or cast your holes, PSX: Nylo Drive fits right into your production methods, ready to seal your toughest applications every time.
Note: Oil resistant Nitrile rubber is available in PSX: Direct Drive.
Pipe-to-Manhole and Structure Connector Specification for Sanitary and Storm Sewer Applications:
All pipe-to-manhole and structure connections shall meet and or exceed ASTM C 923, Standard Specification for Resilient Connectors Between Reinforced Concrete Manholes, Structures, Pipes and laterals.
All mechanical devices, including castings, bolt assemblies, adjusters shall use non-magnetic 300 series stainless steel with no welds or rivets in its assemblies.
If thermal plastic internal expansion rings are used, they must be heavy duty automotive grade material molded in one piece with an expansion installation mechanism made of a stainless steel threaded insert (not steel to plastic threads) and embedded as part of the expansion mechanism. Multiple plastic parts as part of the expansion mechanism are not allowed.
The installation of the connector shall be accomplished at one time and shall require no additional adjustments or installation at a later time to ensure a watertight seal.
Take up clamps shall use non-magnetic 304 series stainless steel and be installed in the field using a T-Handle Torque wrench set to 60 inch-pounds and installation shall follow manufacturer’s instructions.
The connector shall be PSX: Direct Drive and PSX: Nylo Drive as manufactured by Press-Seal Corporation of Fort Wayne, IN or approved equal.
A watertight flexible boot connection shall be used in the connection of all sanitary sewer and/or stormwater pipes to precast manholes or other structures. The flexible connector shall meet or exceed all the requirements of ASTM C-923. The connector shall be NYLO DRIVE™ and/or PSX: DIRECT DRIVE as manufactured by Press-Seal Corporation Ft. Wayne, IN, or approved equal.