What is PE-Xb meaning?
PE-Xb is a technology for making pipes from cross-linked polyethylene using the silane method, which is very cheap and also increases the durability of plastic pipes when used to transport chlorinated water.
Did you know that in piping systems where water does not move, drinking water can be contaminated with legionella bacteria?
Dangerous bacteria form coatings on the inner surface of the pipe which can contaminate drinking water and subsequently cause health problems for those who drink it.
Are you building or renovating a house? Sanitary and heating pipes made of PE-Xb will last for decades.
Do not leave the choice of plumbing pipes to the plumber, choose for yourself. You will be sure that the pipes will not crack within a few years.
Main Advantages of PE‑Xb
Due to silan crosslinking method PE-Xb pipe holds for ages
High flexibility of PE‑Xb pipes allow you to reduce need for fittings
Even under strong pressure PE‑Xb won’t let you owing to high resistance
Chemicals or disinfectants do not harm PE‑Xb pipes even with high chlorinated water
Universal fitting system and wider use of PE-Xb tubing worldwide make installation reaslly fast and easy
HIGH TEMPERATURES RESISTANCE
High temperatures do not affect the superior performance of PE‑Xb
EXCELLENT SURFACE FINISHING
Surface finishing of PB-Xb assures smooth fluid or gas flow inside
QUALITY VS. PRICE
PE-Xb is the most typical and the most affordable type of plastic pipes used worldwide
Utilization of PE-Xb Worldwide
of all sanitary pipes are made of PE-Xb
of plumbers rely on PE-Xb pipes
Discover TABOREX® brand materials
SILON has successfuly offered PE-Xb material on the market under the brand name TABOREX® since 1994.
TABOREX® (PE-Xb) is the material which is used where high durability and resistance to chlorination of potable water is required. Thanks to its properties, it is excellent for the production of sanitary and heating pipes.
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