Wavetex™

Scope

This specification covers the general requirements of High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) conduit for use in underground installation of electrical and communication cable and similar utility applications.

Material

Pipe shall be manufactured from high density polyethylene resin, which shall meet or exceed the requirements of cell classification 424420C as defined in ASTM D3350. Resistant to a wide range of soil acidity: pH 1.25 to 14.

Joining Systems

Wide range of splicing choices from heat fusion to mechanical couplers.

Options

WAVETEX protective conduit is available in a wide range of colours and with a variety of customized printed markings for identification purposes.

Pipe Dimensions

See chart below for details.

Type Nominal
Size
Outside
Diameter ("A")
Inside
Diameter ("B")
Minimal
Wall ("C")
Weight Length
per Reel
Ship Weight
per Reel
  (inches) (inches) (inches) (inches) kg/m Feet Meters Kg
SDR 11 1" 1.315 1.051 0.119 0.298 12,000 3,650 1,155
  1¼" 1.660 1.332 0.151 0.467 8,800 2,680 1,320
  1½" 1.900 1.588 0.173 0.607 6,200 1,890 1,210
  2" 2.375 1.917 0.216 0.938 3,900 1,190 1,180
  3" 3.500 2.840 0.318 2.009 1,300 395 860
  4" 4.500 3.650 0.409 3.333 800 244 886
SDR 13.5 1" 1.315 1.101 0.097 0.242 12,000 3,650 950
  1¼" 1.660 1.394 0.123 0.387 8,800 2,680 1,100
  1½" 1.900 1.598 0.141 0.503 6,200 1,890 1,015
  2" 2.375 2.002 0.176 0.778 3,900 1,190 990
  3" 3.500 2.951 0.259 1.711 1,300 395 745
  4" 4.500 3.794 0.333 2.828 800 244 766
SDR 17 1" 1.315 1.141 0.077 0.204 12,000 3,650 810
  1¼" 1.660 1.444 0.098 0.324 8,800 2,680 935
  1½" 1.900 1.656 0.112 0.414 6,200 1,890 850
  2" 2.375 2.075 0.140 0.637 3,900 1,190 825
  3" 3.500 3.063 0.206 1.384 1,300 395 610
  4" 4.500 3.938 0.265 2.292 800 244 640