Cherne® Mechanical Test Plugs can be used in a wide variety of applications including DWV and Stack Testing. With a variety of end-of-pipe and inside-of-pipe options available, it’s easy to find the right mechanical test plug for the job.
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Does Cherne offer chemical resistant mechanical test plugs?
Yes. Cherne offers two chemical resistant mechanical plugs: The Cherne Well Monitor Plug and the Cherne Petro Econ-O–Grip.
What is the maximum temperature that the original gripper plugs be exposed to?
Gripper plugs have natural rubber O-Rings. These O-Rings allow for operating temperatures between 0° F to 125° F. Consult engineering for usage outside this temperature range.
What gripper should be used when permanently blocking a hole?
Mechanical plugs can be used to permanently block an opening (Grippers are mechanical plugs). Be sure to use the correct size Gripper for the opening.