Plumbing terms and abbreviations

What is the abbreviation for plumbing?

Abbreviation for Plumbing

PLUMB Plumbing Construction, Architecture, Engineering
PLBG Plumbing Construction Drawing, Architecture,
PLG Plumbing Construction, Architectural, Architecture
PLMBG Plumbing Construction Drawing, Architecture,
Plmbg Plumbing Architectural, Construction, Technology

What does TP stand for in plumbing?

FLOOR SINK/FLOOR DRAIN. TRAP PRIMER VALVE. TP. GREASE SAN. GREASE SANITARY WASTE PIPING.

What does MHT stand for in plumbing?

Male Hose Thread

What is IC in plumbing?

Inspection Chamber ( IC ) and Break Joint for Drain-Line.

What do plumbers call toilets?

Lavatory. While sometimes used by the general public to mean a bathroom or washroom, the plumbing industry uses lavatory to mean a bathroom washbowl or basin permanently installed with running water.

What is gully trap?

A gully trap is a basin in the ground that receives piped wastewater from your house before it enters the underground sewer (wastewater pipe). The basin has a water seal to prevent odours reaching the surface.

What is MPT fitting?

MPT stands for Male Pipe Thread and MIP stands for Male Iron Pipe which both indicate a male fitting with NPT threads. FPT stands for Female Pipe Threads and FIP stands for Female Iron Pipe which both indicate a female fitting with NPT threads.

What does an stand for in fittings?

AN stands for Army-Navy. The size specifications were established by the military back in World War II. They were originally used in the aerospace industry. AN fittings use a 37 degree flare as the sealing surface. DO NOT use AN fittings with different flare-type fittings .