Get Primed 75mm Cast Iron Rectangular Hoppers
Ideally suited to traditional craft based contracts, where required, providing close replication of historical styles. Apex Heritage cast iron downpipes are available from stock and are complemented by a wide assortment of fittings, decorative hopper heads and accessories.
Cast Iron will not deflect under loads, making it the perfect option for above ground drainage installations. This strength additionally benefits guttering systems under snow falls and ladders’ weight. Cast Iron is hardy and able to withstand the rigours of on site handling. Its low coefficient of contraction and expansion negates the requirement for expansion joints.
High resistance to impact is especially beneficial in areas like schools and vehicle parks, where pipework may be exposed to accidental damage or vandalism. Cast iron pipe systems can withstand mechanical unblocking and maintenance during daily use. Resistant to damage from hot fluids, cast iron does not warp or fade from the sun; specification paint coatings and protective primer also offer improved performance when exposed to substances that are aggressive.