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Pipe Prop Achieves IAPMO Certification

Pipe Prop Achieves IAPMO Certification

Pipe Prop IAPMO CertificationMarch 13, 2017

Pipe Prop, manufactured by JMB Industries of Fort Worth, Texas, was approved for Directory Listing IAPMO IGC 331-2016 by the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) for Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC).

Pipe Prop earned this prestigious Listing Certification through years of extensive testing and proven performance under the most severe weather conditions. Pipe Prop had already been recognized with two NOA’s (Notice of Acceptance) as the only “Miami-Dade Approved” pipe support system for hurricane zone applications.

“The IAPMO UPC Certification reinforces that PipeProp has once again been proven to be the best choice for Architects, Mechanical Contractors, Municipalities and Roofing Consultants” said Jim Brown, inventor of PipeProp and owner of JMB Industries, LLC. The certification includes the APS-1, APS-2 and the USPP models.

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Adjustable Pipe Support Load Factors and Overall Durability

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Durability, safety and load-bearing capacity for adjustable roof top pipe support can be the key to preserving your commercial building roof investment. The Pipe Prop adjustable pipe support system has been rigorously tested with results between 1,745 lbs to over 8,000 lbs, which is extraordinary considering the product weighs a mere .05 pounds itself.Commercial building roof conditions bear the brunt of harsh weather, heat, water, cold and whatever form of HVAC drainage piping, electrical conduit piping or elevated plumbing piping used on roof top situations needs to have been tested to ensure a safer work environment as well as durability under the stress of weather and load capacity.

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Pipe Prop Receives Miami-Dade NOA

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Miami-Dade-USPP-MDA1Pipe Prop, a popular, easy-to-install and adjustable pipe support system, now has a version with the Miami-Dade Notice of Acceptance* for electrical conduit. The new Pipe Prop APF-1 (1.5”) and APF-2 (2.5”) and the newly patented USPP (Unistrut) for electrical conduit are perfect to use in all areas of Florida, especially hurricane zones.

Pipe Prop’s inventor, Jim Brown, devised a unique steel reinforcement to be used with Pipe Prop specifically made for electrical conduit. This is the only product of its kind, is unique to the industry, and is the only pipe support system for electrical conduit that has been awarded the prestigious Miami-Dade NOA.  Read more

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Pipe Prop Receives Patent for Unistrut Receiver Adjustable Pipe Support System

Unistrut-ReceiverJim Brown, inventor of the Pipe Prop, was granted a patent on June 2, 2015, for his new Unistrut Adjustable Pipe Support System. This invention came about because he wanted to expand the versatility of the original Pipe Prop to accommodate more flexibility for customized piping needs, including electrical conduits, VRF Refrigerant systems and any pipe support needed for special circumstances.

“HVAC specialists, roofing contractors, roofing consultants, electricians and plumbers have ordered and re-ordered Pipe Prop with the Unistrut Receiver because of its handy, flexible and adjustable pipe support capabilities. Pipe Prop with Unistrut Receiver can be quickly glued to any .”

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