Reducing Wye

A reducing wye is used in connecting a reducing branch line into a horizontal drain pipe. This is another popular variant of pipe wye and considered to be a popular type of pipe and tube fitting used in various applications.

A reducing wye is also known as “Y-bend”. It has three female openings, in which two are straight in a line and the third bend is at a 45 degree angle. The two straight openings are of the same size and the third Y opening is of a different size.

Material used:

  • Carbon steel
  • Stainless steel
  • Iron
  • Copper
  • Nickel
  • Titanium
  • Zirconium
  • Rubber
  • Plastic
  • Aluminum etc.

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Features and specifications:

  • Standards
  • Wall Thickness
  • Long service life
  • Corrosion resistance
  • Good impact strength
  • Light weight and easy to installation
  • Size
  • Colors
  • Finish

Some popular types of reducing wye:Reducing Wyes

  • Reducing Single Wye
  • Reducing Double Wye
  • Reducing Long turn Wye
  • Reducing Double Long turn Wye

Uses of reducing wyes:

  • Join pipes of different sizes
  • Withstand acids, bases, and solvents
  • No interruption of flow path
  • Can withstand intermittent corrosive fluids in very high temperatures

 

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