# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Building Management II Task 1386772468

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Install pipe-repair coupling.

Definition

Installation should include the following steps:
  • Assemble tools and equipment.
  • Clean both pieces of pipe on the ends being butted together.
  • Slide the coupling onto the end of one pipe.
  • Slide the end of the other pipe into the neoprene sleeve until tight against the end of the first piece of pipe.
  • Slide steel bands onto the neoprene sleeve and tighten securely.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What safety procedures should be followed when installing pipe-repair coupling?
  • What is the function of pipe-repair coupling?
  • What tools are required for installing pipe-repair coupling?