NPT are common threads used for general purposes, while FPT are a type of NPT. NPTs and FPTs are used to join pipes and fittings for all types of general purposes. This includes things such as joining low pressure air or liquid needs. They are also used for many mechanical applications.What does FNPT mean in plumbing?
RE: What's mean of PE+FNPT. PE stands for Plain End, which means that the end connection is a straight part (e.g. by means of a welded in Nipple or integral machined to forged body) with straight end, so no bevel machined to it. This type of end connection specified for socket weld piping systems.What does FPT stand for?
FPT is an acronym used in Canada standing for Federal-Provincial-Territorial and is generally associated with documents and transactions associated with the Canadian government.What does the 'FPT' in FPT end connector stand for?
Threaded pipe joints have male and female ends. FPT stands for female pipe thread, and it is synonymous with female pipe taper, female national pipe taper and female national pipe thread. FPT refers to the female end of a pipe, and the male end screws to connect the two pipes.