IPS does not have any minimum quantity requirements. However, special preferred price lists are volume based and discounts will be available with larger orders. Contact us for more information.
No, the connectors come in individual units. For example, in an ES-1 combo, you would need to order (2) E1's. An IPS sales representative can provide you information on joints combo sets or help with part requirements.
Ecoflex products are compatible with 28mm pipe and joint system competitors. Our joints can fit on other pipes and vice versa, however it is not recommended to mix different brands of connectors (ie. an E1 joint with another brand's single joint connector). An IPS representative can help you with compatibility questions and crossover information.
IPS would be glad to provide a sample kit to you free of charge. This will include some small pipe samples, components, and fasteners for your evalutation. A sample kit can be ordered here.
Ecoflex can be put together with simple tools. Pipes and roller tracks can be cut with a hacksaw, chopsaw pipe cutter or bandsaw. All connectors are assembled with a M6 hex screws. An allen key or power tools can be used
Yes. CAD files are available in Solidworks and STEP formats and can be downloaded here.
The loading capacity of an Ecoflex structure depends on a number of factors including span distances bracing and support. We have built Ecoflex strucutres to hold weights in excess of 3500 lbs when properly designed. An IPS representative can help you with your design and determine if Ecoflex is appropriate for your application. Technical data for Ecoflex pipes and components can be found here.
We are able to ship anywhere in North America from our warehouse in Markham, ON Canada. For shipments outside of Canada, customs fees will apply.
The method of shipping depends on the size of your order. For larger orders (ie. full length pipes and rollers and/or full assembled structres, we will ship via LTL Freight. For smaller component orders, we can ship with small parcel carriers such as Fedex or UPS. Pick up can also be arranged if you prefer to use your own carrier.
Shipping costs will vary depending on the size/weight of the order and destination. When ordering online, shipping costs will be calculated at checkout.
Customers from outside Canada are responsible for all brokerage and customs fees that may apply when crossing the border. Customers can choose to use their own customs broker, or we can ship DDP using our preferred broker for a flat rate of $150.
Please contact us if you wish to set up an account. Upon approved credit, we can offer standard net 30 terms.
We accept both Canadian Dollars (CAD) and US Dollars (USD). Please note, the currency switcher feature is for conversion purposes only. Currently, our online shop is set up to only accept US Dollars upon checkout. If you wish to pay in Canadian Dollars, please contact us to process your order over the phone.