Romacon Petro split barrels are used where leaking couplings and flange connections cannot be taken off the pipe. So, no need to shut down the pipe system. Just place our split barrel over the damaged area. The split barrels are easy to install and corrosion proof. They are available with NBR gaskets and pressures up to 40 bars.

What are split barrels?

With split barrels, it is possible to repair an oil pipe or other kind of pipeline without removing the broken coupling. Moreover, it can be easily installed even under harsh and wet conditions. No special tools are required, only a torque wrench. The clamp is suitable for pressures up to 40 bar and pipes with a diameter up to 1500 mm and length up to 5000 mm.


  • Body: stainless steel aisi 304/316
  • Bolts and nuts: stainless steel aisi 304/316 with PTFE coating – to avoid galling
  • Rubber gaskets: NBR axial gaskets are seated in grooves in each half of the split barrrel
  • Restraint strips are welded in to prevent the rubber from flowing out during installation
  • The initial radial seal is obtained by tightening the end bolts at each end of the barrel
  • Depending on the size and weight of the product, a hinge construction will be provided to lift the split barrel over the pipe
  • A vent is installed for testing purpose and to enable the medium to escape during installation
  • A suitable vent valve is not included

Order one of our many repair products

Do you have questions about one of the repair products in our range? The split barrels are not the only thing you can find in our shop. Would you like to order a pipe tight? That is also possible with us. You ask us for a quote and if you agree, you benefit from a fast delivery. Because of our personal service and direct contact with our customers, a quick repair of your piping system is guaranteed. Request a quote by filling in the contact form. You can also reach us by calling +31 88 76 54 450.

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