“EP” End Protection Cut Groove Dimensions for XH-1000 or XH-70EP Couplings
- EP cut-grooves are connected with Shurjoint XH-1000 or XH-70EP couplings only. Do not roll groove pipe, which can damage the coating or lining and or create flared pipe ends.
- Always use plain-end square cut pipe. Do not use beveled end pipe.
- Always use an EP gasket with a XH-1000 or XH-70EP coupling. Do not use a standard gasket.
- The gasket seating area shall be free from deep scores, marks, or ridges that could prevent a positive seal.