Click here to Find a Contractor in your area.
Welcome! Here are some tips for using this forum.
Need to contact us? Visit

Wanted: Manual tool for Uponor MLC Pex-Al-Pex 1/2" Press fittings.

GRIZGRIZ Posts: 23Member
Looking for a manual tool for Uponor MLC Pex-Al-Pex 1/2" Press fittings. These things are crazy expensive for a manual tool. I'd also entertain a "rental" arrangement. Ship it to me and I'll ship it back when I'm done and pay you well for the hassle.


  • mercedesmercedes Posts: 39Member

    Are you using the press tool to connect to the manifold? What I use if using uponor manifold there compression fittings for MLC tubing and other manifold Caleffi compression fittings. I have good success connecting the MLC tubing to the manifold. Example part numbers Uponor 5/8 D4120625 or Caleffi 682545a.
  • GRIZGRIZ Posts: 23Member
    Thanks Dan, I am planning to use compression fittings at the manifold, but I have some in-the-wall/ceiling fittings to connect and I am not a fan of burying compression fittings in a wall or ceiling.
  • GRIZGRIZ Posts: 23Member
    In my project I am re-piping my old CI radiators with home runs with MLC.
Sign In or Register to comment.


It looks like you're new here. If you want to get involved, click one of these buttons!