1/2" Heavy Black Barrel Nipple

  • 1/2" Heavy Black Barrel Nipple

1/2" Heavy Black Barrel Nipple

1/2" (15mm) NB barrel nipple in black mild steel

Conforms to the BS EN 10241 standard, previously BS 1387 & BS 1740

Tubular pipe fitting manufactured from heavy steel tube to BS EN 10255

Male BSPT taper threaded ends to ISO 7-1

Minimum length: 51mm

Wall Thickness: 3.2mm


The 1/2" Heavy Black Barrel Nipple is a powerhouse performer in industrial piping systems.

Key Features:

Industrial-Grade Strength: 

Crafted from heavy-duty black mild steel, this nipple boasts exceptional durability, making it ideal for demanding industrial environments. The black finish provides a classic aesthetic and enhances corrosion resistance.

BSPT Threads for Leak-Proof Connections: 

Featuring male British Standard Pipe Taper (BSPT) threads on both ends, the nipple ensures a tight and secure connection with compatible female BSPT threaded pipes, valves, and other fittings.

Seamless System Integration: 

Standardized dimensions and threads allow for effortless integration into existing piping systems, streamlining installation and maintenance processes.

High-Flow Capability: 

The 1/2" size caters to applications requiring increased flow rates, making it suitable for:

Large-Bore Lines: 

Connecting large-diameter pipes for transferring fluids like water, air, oil, and coolants.

Industrial Process Lines: 

Creating secure connections in various industrial processes involving moderate to high-pressure fluids.

HVAC Systems: 

Facilitating connections in heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems with increased flow demands.

Benefits of Utilizing 1/2" Heavy Black Barrel Nipples:

Unmatched Durability: 

The robust construction ensures long-lasting performance and dependable operation in harsh industrial environments.

Increased Flow Capacity: 

The larger diameter allows for the efficient transfer of fluids, making it ideal for high-flow applications.

Leak-Free Connections: 

The male BSPT threads with a tapered design create a tight seal, minimizing the risk of leaks and upholding system integrity.

Simplified Installation: 

Standardized dimensions and threads enable quick and easy installation, reducing project downtime.

Cost-Effective Solution: 

This nipple offers an affordable way to connect components within your industrial piping systems with high-flow requirements.


Material: Black Mild Steel

Size: 1/2" Nominal Bore (NB)

Thread Type: Male BSPT (British Standard Pipe Taper)

Additional Considerations:

When selecting a 1/2" Heavy Black Barrel Nipple, ensure compatibility with your high-flow system's existing pipe threads and pressure requirements.

Consider using thread sealant for enhanced leak prevention, especially in critical applications.

Always adhere to recommended tightening torques for the specific nipple size and material to ensure proper connection integrity.