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iCrimp F1960 PEX-a Expansion Tool with PEX Pipe Cutter & Expandder Heads(3/8,1/2,3/4,1-inch) for Expanding Uponor ProPex Type Expansion Rings

Original price $119.99
Original price $109.99 - Original price $119.99
Original price $119.99
Current price $99.99
$90.99 - $99.99
Current price $99.99

About this item

  • Purpose: Designed to make F1960 cold expansions. Solid, permanent, manufactured connections without the need for torches, glues, solder, flux or gauges can be expected by expanding Non-Barrier PEX Tubing and reinforcing ring to make a connection with an ASTM F1960 fitting.
  • Components: IWS-1960MC F1960 Hand Expander Tool Kit includes 3/8'', 1/2", 3/4" and 1" expansion heads, tool lubricant and a sturdy carrying case.
  • Versatility: Provides consistent and reliable expansion of PEX-a tubing and expansion sleeves from Uponor(Wirsbo) ProPex, Sioux Chief PowerPex, Everflow PexFlow, Apollo ExpansionPex, etc,.
  • Trouble-Free Connection: Go/no-go gauges are never required. Meets ASTM F1960 Standards.
  • Applications: Plumbing, fire safety, radiant heating and cooling systems. Ideal for residential, commercial and industrial projects.

PEX Expansion Tool for ProPex Type Expansion Ring Connection

F1960 connection is made by placing a compression ring onto tube, expanding tubing and ring, inserting a full-flow fitting, and holding in place until tube/ring memory secures the connection.

  • Designed exclusively for use within Type A PEX piping systems.
  • Convenient carrying case, tool, 3/8'', 1/2'', 3/4'', 1'' expander heads and grease.
  • Expands Type A PEX pipe for ASTM F1960 expansion-style fittings.

Installation Problems:

  • Be sure tubing is cut squarely, tube is inserted into sleeve completely and fitting is inserted fully into tube/sleeve.
  • No rotation between expansions, or defective expansion head leaving a groove as a potential leak path.
  • Damaged sealing barb will not seal properly.
  • Failure to rotate tool inside tubing may cause unequal expansion. Remove any rings with unequal expansion.

Manual Expanding Tool

- For 1/2", 3/4", 1" PEX-A connections
- Meets ASTM F1960 standard

Lightweight, ergonomic

Manual Expander

Connstructed of aluminum alloy with good weather and corrosion resistance, easy to operate

Precision engineered

Expansion Heads

3/8", 1/2",3/4" and 1" size for accurate expansion of PEX-A tubes and expansion rings

Compact, sharp

PEX Cutter

Brings a clean square cut for max 1 inch PEX tube, must-have for PEX installation.

PEX Expansion

conforms to ASTM F1960 standard

PEX Expansion

offers the greatest flow and system performance. It also eliminates the need for Go/No-go gauges as well as tool calibration. If the end of the pipe and ring are touching the shoulder of the fitting, the connection is good. It's approved for installation behind walls, in soil and also in concrete.

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