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Philmac 348 Reducers

3.4210.00 (Inc. VAT)

Delivery time: 2-3 days
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Philmac 348 Reducer fittings

Key features:

  • Reduces the size of the pipe you use in a particular end of the fitting
  • Trusted brand
  • Range of sizes available
  • Ideal for Trades people and for DIY

Product Description

Our Philmac 348 Reducers are pipe fittings reduce the size of the pipe you use in a particular end of the fitting. No pipe preparation is required as you just slide them on and they are ready to use.

Key features:

  • Reduces the size of the pipe you use in a particular end of the fitting
  • Trusted brand
  • Range of sizes available
  • Ideal for Trades people and for DIY

In the world of plumbing and fluid management, precision and reliability are paramount. Philmac 348 reducers are the answer to the challenges of seamlessly transitioning between different pipe sizes while ensuring efficient flow management. These high-quality fittings are a testament to Philmac’s commitment to innovation and performance. In this article, we will explore the key features, applications, and benefits of Philmac 348 reducers.

Philmac 348 reducers are engineered with precision to facilitate the smooth transition from one pipe size to another. These reducers are designed to maintain flow efficiency while minimising pressure losses.

  1. Universal Compatibility:

    One of the most notable features of Philmac 348 reducers is their compatibility with various pipe materials, including polyethylene (PE) and polyvinyl chloride (PVC). This versatility ensures that they can be seamlessly integrated into a wide range of piping systems, making them an excellent choice for plumbers, contractors, and engineers working with different materials.

  2. Slide and Tighten Technology:

    Philmac’s Slide and Tighten technology simplifies the installation process. With no need for special tools or complex procedures, these reducers can be easily fitted by hand. This user-friendly design streamlines the installation process, saving both time and effort.

  3. Leak-Proof Seal:

    One of the primary functions of any pipe fitting is to create a reliable and leak-proof seal. Philmac 348 reducers accomplish this with precision. They incorporate an innovative sealing mechanism that ensures a tight and dependable connection, reducing the risk of costly leaks and water wastage.

  4. Robust and Durable:

    Constructed from high-quality materials, these reducers are engineered to withstand the test of time. Their resistance to corrosion and wear makes them suitable for a wide range of applications, including agricultural irrigation, residential plumbing, and industrial systems.

  5. Pressure Rating:

    These reducers are designed to handle varying levels of water pressure, making them suitable for both low and high-pressure systems. This adaptability ensures their usability in a multitude of scenarios, from household applications to large-scale industrial projects.

  6. Temperature Resistance:

    These reducers are engineered to withstand extreme temperature variations. This quality makes them ideal for regions with challenging climate conditions where temperature fluctuations can put strain on piping systems.

Applications of Philmac 348 Reducers

Philmac 348 reducers find applications in a diverse range of settings:

  1. Agricultural Irrigation:

    In the agricultural sector, these reducers play a pivotal role in optimizing water distribution, ensuring that crops receive the right amount of water for optimal growth.

  2. Residential Plumbing:

    For homeowners and plumbers, these reducers are a reliable choice for ensuring efficient water flow and pressure management in residential plumbing systems.

  3. Commercial and Industrial Installations:

    In commercial and industrial setups, these reducers are essential for maintaining fluid flow in pipes, whether for water distribution, chemical transport, or other applications.

Philmac 348 reducers exemplify precision engineering and innovation in the field of pipe fittings. Their compatibility with various pipe materials, user-friendly installation, leak-proof seals, and durability make them a preferred choice for professionals and DIY enthusiasts alike. Whether you are working on a residential plumbing project or managing a complex industrial system, Philmac 348 reducers provide the assurance of efficient flow management and a secure connection. With these reducers, Philmac continues to set the standard for reliability and performance in the world of pipe fittings.


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  • Orders of €150 inc VAT or over will get free delivery nationwide. (Please see notes below for exceptions)
  • All orders under €150 inc VAT incur a standard delivery charge of €10 including VAT
  • (Please see below for exceptions)
  • We deliver to anywhere in Ireland.

Bulky items:

Bulky items may incur delivery surcharges (see below) as extra courier costs unfortunately are often unavoidable. If the order is over €150 only the bulk delivery charge will apply. The final delivery charge for bulky products will be calculated when all items have been added to the shopping cart.
All efforts are made to indicate where products are subject to delivery surcharges.

Special Order items:

We are in regular contact with our suppliers and we try our best to make sure that all “special order items” on our webstore are available from our suppliers within the timeframe advertised. If, for some reason our supplier is out of stock and you have ordered the product we will let you know immediately and give you the option to either wait until it’s back in, upgrade to a better model at little or no extra cost or receive a full refund. See more info on Special Order products here.


All nationwide deliveries will be delivered within 2-3 working days.

(Local deliveries within 1-2 working days.)

Special order items may take longer to deliver but this will be indicated on the product information page. You can see more info on Special Order products here.

Working days are Monday through Friday excluding public holidays. Orders placed on Saturday/Sunday will be deemed as being placed on the following Monday.

Some items may take longer to ship. If this is the case, we will notify you by phone/email of this delay.

If your delivery is urgent please contact us by phone or email and we will do our best to expedite it.

Please indicate on your order any specific delivery instructions.

Bulky goods:

Bulky goods will be delivered on pallets and will be unloaded by the courier. All bulky goods are delivered kerbside. Unfortunately, the delivery company will not convey the goods into premises for storage unless agreed in advance. Access to the delivery location must be suitable for a truck and failure to provide suitable level ground for operating pallet truck may result in refusal to deliver by the courier. Please note delivery operators will apply safe procedures in relation to ongoing Public Health considerations..

Exceptional Goods:

Some building materials are extremely bulky and not practical to deliver outside Co. Sligo e.g. concrete blocks, tonne bags of sand or gravel or some lengths of timber. We have highlighted where this is the case in bold red writing. If you do order these products we will contact you to see if you want to pay an additional delivery charge or if you wish to cancel the order. Please do not take offence to this as some bulky goods may cost much more to deliver than the value of the goods. We are based in Sligo so can offer a local delivery service in this area using our own vehicles.

If there is a forklift or teleporter available onsite, we would appreciate if you could tell us in advance by filling out the special delivery notes when completing the order.

The Seller or the courier company will not be held responsible for any damage to goods or persons caused by the goods being unloaded by the buyer.

**Please contact us in advance of ordering if unsure of the above**

Damaged goods:

Where goods are damaged on delivery the Buyer has the right to refuse delivery. Damaged goods should be photographed on delivery and photos emailed to straight away. If goods are damaged on delivery, we will replace the goods in as timely a manner as possible at no extra cost.

Once the goods are signed for it will be deemed that goods were in good state when delivered.


Delivery shall be within a time period agreed between the Buyer and Seller and the Seller shall use its best endeavours to ensure that delivery takes place within the period agreed. Failure by the Seller to deliver the Goods within the agreed time period shall not amount to a breach of this contract by the Seller and the Buyer shall not be entitled to damages or other compensation or to cancel this contact by reason of such failure.

The Seller reserves the right to deliver in instalments. Each part delivery shall be deemed to constitute a separate contract, the fulfilment or non-fulfilment of which shall not affect any other part of the contract or the contract as a whole. Where any order involves more than one delivery and default is made on payment on the due date (either under this contract or any other contract made between the Seller and the Buyer) the Seller shall have the right to suspend all further deliveries until payment is made or to terminate the contract without prejudice to any existing claim.

The Seller shall not be liable to the Buyer for any loss or damage which may be suffered by the Buyer as a direct or indirect result of the supply of the Goods by the Seller being prevented, hindered or delayed by reason of any circumstances whatsoever which are outside the control of the Seller. Once delivery has been accepted the Buyer shall not be entitled to withhold or postpone payment of all or any portion of the price agreed, therefore.

1. Where goods are damaged on delivery the Buyer has the right to refuse delivery. Damaged goods should be photographed on delivery and photos emailed to If goods are damaged on delivery, we will replace the goods in as timely a manner as possible at no extra cost.

2.  If goods are signed for and later found to be faulty/damaged, notice must be given in writing within 24 hours and photos will be required to be emailed to

3. All faulty/damaged goods issues will be dealt with on a case by case basis and best endeavours will be made to rectify within a timely manner. Manufacturers’ warranties will apply in certain cases.

4. Any returned items which are not faulty or damaged will incur full carriage costs which must be paid for by the customer.  Notice of intention to return unwanted goods must be given within 14 days of receiving goods. Returned goods must be in original packaging and in original condition before refunds can be given.

5. All returned goods to be sent to Patrick Rogers Ltd., O’Connell St., Ballymote, Co. Sligo

Note regarding Oil Boilers and Boiler stoves:

Please ensure you check with us first or consult a qualified professional before ordering your oil boiler or boiler stove to ensure you order the correct one for your home. If the product needs to be returned a restocking fee may apply.

Returns of Special Order Items

All “special order items” are subject to the same product returns policy as stocked items. However, items which are returned that are not faulty or damaged on delivery will be subject to a 10% restocking fee.