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MLCP Plumbing

Benefits of MLCP
(Multilayer Composite Pipe)

A fast, durable, and leak-proof solution for various plumbing applications!
Fittings can be installed quickly and easily with a press tool, which significantly reduces installation time.
Made of high-quality full metal bodied materials and are designed to withstand high pressures and temperatures.
Secure and leak-proof connection, eliminating the risk of water damage caused by leaks.
Working along side all other pipe materials like PEX, PVC and copper, a perfect versatile option for all plumbing applications.
A great premium product that is comparable on price to many alternative options across the industry.

MLCP Press Solution

Our products are WRAS approved to British water standards. We use "u profile jaws" that provide a secure and precise grip on a wide range of materials, making them versatile and reliable for various applications.
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What is MLCP?

Our advanced multilayer pipe is constructed by combining modern temperature-resistant PE-RT with high grade aluminium to create a strong, durable and long lasting material.

Reasons Gecko Press products are a better option over copper or push fit:

Our products are extremely easy to use and install with little if any training needed.
Gecko press mlcp systems have been designed to last the test of time, for both domestic and commercial use. With a high working pressure of 10bar and temperature rated to 95 ℃ Being one of the only WRAS approved products on the market Gecko has the products you can trust.
Our pipes unique construction has been engineered to hold its form once bent allowing it to have bends without fittings saving money, time and joints.

We have helped and facilitated many installers to make to crossover to MLCP enabling them to save time, money and effort.




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Frequently Asked Questions about MLCP Plumbing

Answers to common questions about multilayer composite pipe (MLCP) plumbing systems
What is MLCP plumbing?

MLCP plumbing is a type of piping system that uses multilayer composite pipes made of multiple materials, including aluminum, plastic, and adhesive layers. These pipes are lightweight, corrosion-resistant, and flexible, making them ideal for use in a wide range of applications, including hot and cold water supply, heating, and cooling systems.

What are the advantages of MLCP plumbing?

MLCP plumbing offers several advantages over other piping systems, including superior corrosion resistance, ease of installation, and flexibility. The multilayer composition of the pipes also provides excellent thermal and acoustic insulation properties, making them an excellent choice for use in heating and cooling systems.

How is MLCP plumbing installed?

MLCP is the perfect choice for the professional typically installed using a pressing machine. The lightweight and flexible nature of the pipes also makes them easy to manoeuvre and install in tight spaces reducing installation time and costs.

How long does MLCP plumbing last?

MLCP plumbing is designed to last for many years, with a typical lifespan of 50 years or more. However, the lifespan of the system can vary depending on factors such as the quality of the installation, the operating conditions, and the level of maintenance and upkeep.

Can MLCP plumbing be used for outdoor applications?

Yes, MLCP plumbing can be used for outdoor applications, provided that it is protected from direct sunlight and extreme temperatures. It is also important to use appropriate fittings and insulation to ensure that the system performs optimally in outdoor conditions.

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