Medical gases are used extensively throughout hospitals. They usually comprise the following services: oxygen, medical compressed air, (oil and moisture free), vacuum suction, nitrous oxide, oxygen/nitrous oxide mixture (O2/N2O).
Copper tube joined using capillary fittings is the preferred material for use with medical gas and vacuum suction pipelines.
For technical details on the use of copper pipework for medical gases see the Installation Tip.
Copper tube and fittings can be used in every part of domestic, commercial and industrial pipework services, including gas, hot water, cold water and central heating, with total confidence. It’s strong, it can be easily formed into bends and systems can be assembled both on- and off-site.
You can solve just about any problem with copper and rely on the result.
Copper is the ideal material for the following services: