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Industry Standard PVC Pipes & Tubes


Available Plastics can produce your rigid PVC plastic pipe and tube to the following standards:
  • SCH-40
  • SCH-80
  • SDR 17
  • SDR 21
  • SDR26
  • SDR 32.5
  • SDR 41

Plus many other ASTM and industry specifications. Because of the wide range of pipe and tube we make, most of our product is produced to order and not stocked. Our turnaround time is very fast!





 Pipe Wall Thickness Tolerance Specifications   Pipe Dimension Specifications   Pipe Outside Diameter Tolerances & Ovality Specifications   Pipe & Tube Nomenclature   

Pipe Wall Thickness Tolerances

Pipe SizeOutside DiameterWall Thickness Tolerances (inches)
SDR 41SDR 32.5SDR 26SDR 21SDR 17SCH 40SCH 80
1/2"0.840"-----+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"
3/4"1.050"---+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"
1"1.315"--+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.0105"
1-1/4"1.660"-+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.0115"
1-1/2"1.900"-+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.012"
2"2.375"-+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.013"
2-1/2"2.875"-+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.012"+/- 0.0165"
3"3.500"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.0125"+/- 0.013"+/- 0.018"
3-1/2"4.000"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.0115"+/- 0.014"+/- 0.0135"+/- 0.019"
4"4.500"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.013"+/- 0.016"+/- 0.014"+/- 0.020"
5"5.563"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.0105"+/- 0.0135"+/- 0.016"+/- 0.0195"+/- 0.0155"+/- 0.0225"
6"6.625"+/- 0.010"+/- 0.012"+/- 0.0155"+/- 0.019"+/- 0.0235"+/- 0.017"+/- 0.026"
8"8.625"+/- 0.0125"+/- 0.016"+/- 0.020"+/- 0.0245"+/- 0.0305"+/- 0.0195"+/- 0.030"

Pipe Wall Thickness Tolerance Example

6" Sch 40 has a nominal wall of 0.297" +/- 0.017" which means that the wall could run from 0.280" to 0.314"

If tighter tolerances or other unique specifications are required, please contact Available Plastics. Available Plastics is a custom extrusion company and can make almost any size pipe you need.