Rapp-It is a quick action emergency pipe repair system that stops leaks instantly. It is so simple to use, with no mixing or measuring required. Rapp-It has woven fibreglass substrate impregnated with a water activated polyurethane resin. Major industries such as the mining, industrial, marine and agricultural environments are specific markets and areas of use for Rapp-It products.
Rapp-It’s ability to perform effectively in emergency situations greatly reduces costly downtime and production loss, and because of the products ease of use, it can be applied by practically any apprentice applicator.
Because Rapp-It can produce a successful repair within 30 minutes, it should be made available to all maintenance staff within your industry.
Rapp-It is simple to use and requires very little preparation.
Rapp-It bonds to most pipe substrates including copper metal, PVC and polyurethane.
The maximum diameter of a pipe that can be repaired is about 12″. The most common and successful repairs are targeted towards 1/2″ to 6″ diameter pipes. Two or more bandages can be used for a repair if required, ensuring an even firmer repair.
Rapp-It is chemically resistant to most chemicals including harsh solvents such as MEK, hydrochloric acid and gasoline etc. with no softening of the bandage. Its heat resistance is 150 degrees Celsius – anything over this temperature could cause toxic fumes.
Rapp-It has been successful in petrochemical, general manufacturing, food and chemical processing. The marine industries; from small fishing craft through to container shipping vessels within their boiler and engine rooms.
A leaking pipe could threaten to shut down your entire operations, which could cost thousands of dollars in downtime, so it pays to cover yourself and your company by keeping a packet or two of Rapp-It on hand.