1″ Quick Connect Tee for Stainless Steel Pipe


Designed for efficiency and ease of use, the 1” SunMaxx Quick Connect Tee serves as a valuable addition to any solar hot water or HVAC heating system. Its reusability and quick mechanical connection make it a cost-effective solution for connecting sections of stainless steel pipe.

SKU: FlowMaxx-A-QC-1INPF-1INPF-1INPF-B-TEE Category:

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  • SunMaxx Solar™: solar hot water equipment manufacturer
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Advantages of FlowMaxx™ Flexible Stainless Steel Piping

SunMaxx FlowMaxx™ series stainless steel flexible piping saves time and money when installing hydronic or solar thermal systems.
  • NSF61 Certified and Listed for use with Potable Water
  • Compatible only with SunMaxx FlowMaxx™ stainless steel piping
  • Re-usable connections
  • Eliminates the need for having a union connection on piping connections

The 1” SunMaxx Quick Connect Tee facilitates the secure connection of three sections of stainless steel pipe together. It is suitable for all solar hot water systems or HVAC use cases for boiler/heating systems.


  • Connections: All for 1” pipe
  • Usage: Connects three sections of stainless steel pipe together
  • Connection Type: Mechanical, no heat/solder required
  • Reusability: Connection can be retightened, allowing for disassembly of the system
  • Installation: Tightened using a pair of channel locks or pipe wrenches
  • Packaging: 1pc per bag, individually packaged
  • Origin: Made in Poland by SunMaxx Solar

Product Highlights

The 1” SunMaxx Quick Connect Tee is an ideal tool to efficiently connect sections of stainless steel pipe. The reusable and mechanically connected tee ensures a time-saving assembly process, crucial when maintaining or servicing the system.

The inclusion of this quick connect tee in your solar hot water system installation not only speeds up the installation process but also cuts down on costs associated with time-consuming traditional connections.

How does it work?

SunMaxx quick connect fittings are required to connect multiple sections of solar insulated stainless steel piping together.

Plan piping path of where you want to run your pre-insulated piping

FlowMaxx Tees are ideal if you have more rows of collectors. Thanks to them you will be able to connect lineset coming from each of them to one cable going to the rest of the system.

Install line set clamps (for supporting piping)

Recommend every 24 – 36″ (vertical 36″, horizontal 24″)

Mount piping in line set piping support


Install couplings (if required)

If required, install line set couplings when joining two sections of line set together.

Install lineset connectors

Install connects to transition from the stainless steel piping to your existing building piping or equipment (tank, pumps, etc).

What parts & accessories do I need?

Universal fittings (for FlowMaxx series piping). Easy to stock in your tech-van, less parts to inventory.

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Why SunMaxx Solar

Investing in a complete solar hot water kit from a single manufacturer is essential for ensuring the longevity and efficiency of your solar hot water system. A streamlined approach to sourcing components simplifies the process of installation, maintenance, and servicing.

By choosing a single manufacturer for your solar hot water kit, you can benefit from comprehensive documentation for service and maintenance. This approach helps prevent issues arising from improperly installed or maintained systems. Studies show that over 60% of solar hot water systems fail due to incorrect installation or lack of proper maintenance.

Purchasing a complete kit from one manufacturer guarantees compatibility between components and streamlined support from the provider. This ensures that you have access to knowledgeable experts who can address any concerns or questions related to your specific system. Furthermore, a single manufacturer can provide a unified warranty, eliminating the need to deal with multiple companies in case of any issues.

In summary, investing in a complete solar hot water kit from a single manufacturer is a wise decision for homeowners and businesses alike. It ensures smooth installation, proper maintenance, and reliable long-term performance, maximizing the return on your investment and providing a sustainable hot water solution.