Piping components are used to transporting various liquids that can be Flammable, Corrosive, Explosives, Volatile, Reactive and sometime Hazardous to human health that is why selection of proper pipe material is important.
In piping, a Gasket is sealing material placed between connecting flanges to create a static seal, which will maintain the leakage proof sealing in all operating conditions.
Threadolet is a type of self-reinforced branch fitting that is used whenever threaded branch connections are required from the pipe header.
Blind flange dimensions are covered in ASME B16.5 – which covers Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings for size NPS ½” to 24” for above NPS 26” to 60” it should be as per ASME B16.47.
During the manufacturing various Inspection & Testing are carried out on pipe fitting to ensure quality of the product.
One of the most common elbow manufacturing processes for manufacturing Elbows from the pipe is mandrel method which is kind of hot forming methods.
High Temperature service pipe are typically knows as heat exchanger pipe, which operates at 400 degree Celsius to 1100 degree Celsius.
ASTM A333 specification describes Low temperature service pipe applied up to minus 150 degrees Fahrenheit.
Butt weld fittings get their name from the method for which they attached to a piping system.
Metal tubing serves many purposes in modern infrastructure. As such, it must be versatile, strong and affordable.