What is reducing elbow

Reducing Elbow is a kind of elbow setting that provides a change in the material flow and joins two pieces of different pipes or tubes. It helps the system to avoid pressure losses due to re-acceleration and friction. It is named so as it designed like an elbow. It has different sized openings depending on […]

 
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What is orifice plate?

An Orifice Plate is an instrumentation device which is used for measuring the gas or liquid flow rate, reducing the pressure of flowing fluid or gas, and restricting the flow rate. The device is mainly used when the transfer of hydrocarbons from one entity to other entity has to take place. Sometimes an orifice plate […]

 
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What is a pumping unit?

A Pumping Unit is an overground drive that is used to reciprocate a piston pump in and out of an oil well. The pump is used to lift oil mechanically, especially if the bottom hole pressure is not high enough to make the oil to flow to the surface. It is basically used on onshore […]

 
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What are the safety tips of pipe fittings

As pipe fittings are used in various applications involving slurries, gas, liquid, corrosive substances, mud, chemicals etc., it is essential to follow certain safety tips for proper functioning of these fittings when fitted to various pies. According to an article published recently, some safety tips that can be followed are as follows: Fumes are present […]

 
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Why do we have to recycle brass fittings

Brass pipe fittings are much more expensive than its equivalents. Some times it may cost ten times more than the plastic or steel fittings. So before you make a decision to replace your old pipe fittings, just think once. Something that can be done to recycle your cruddy and tarnished fittings. A little scrubbing and soaking […]

 
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What is the future of pipes and pipe fittings industry

Thanks to the large-scale construction and development activity in the recent past, the pipes and pipe fittings industry is a rapidly growing industry. Pipes are essential for connectivity, be it for water supply inlets to provide for clean and waste water distribution systems, agricultural watering system, liquid discharge installations, water sprinkling and dropping systems, sanitation […]

 
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The Standards Of Pipe Fittings

The Standards Of Pipe Fittings Affecting Factors Types With the rapid expansion in the global trade, standardization of various products has become an essential requirement. The standards given to various products significantly contributes towards increasing international trade which in turn bridges the quality gap between the manufacturers, producers and buyers of different nations. In pipe […]

 
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How to selection pipe fittings

The Selection Guide Of Pipe Fittings Types Selection Criteria Pipe fittings are available in various shapes, sizes and materials. Used to connect pipes of different lengths and sizes, these pipe fittings and flanges should make the right connections. Pipe and pipe-fittings are produced from a various materials for the transport of wide variety of solids and […]

 
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What are the glossary of pipe fittings and flanges

Glossary of Pipe Fittings & Flanges This section gives you some idea about some of the most common terms used in pipe fittings and flanges. A B C E F G H I J L M N O P R S T U W   A Adapter: A fitting needed for changing from one type of […]

 
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What are the specifications of pipe fittings

For getting proper pipe fittings to be used in pipes of various sizes, certain specifications are to be known. These specifications cover the following: Specifications of Materials Specifications of Size Cleaning and care tips of pipe fittings Pressure and Temperature Ratings Specifications of Materials Various materials having different standards are used to make various types […]

 
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