What are aluminum pipe fittings

Aluminum Pipe Fittings Special Features Applications Aluminium pipe fittings are widely used for plumbing activities these days. In fact, aluminum pipe fittings are preferred for aluminum pipes. Excellent properties like light weight and resistance to corrosion make aluminum a good choice for making pipe fittings. Pure aluminum has a low tensile strength and is mostly […]

 
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What are steel pipe fittings

Steel Pipe Fittings Variety Applications Steel has been used for making pipe and pipe fittings since years for its durability and strength. Moreover, steel offers high resistance to heat. This property also adds to the popularity of steel for making pipes and pipe fittings. Steel pipes and pipe fittings are widely used in houses and […]

 
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What is a gate valve

Gate Valves Materials Used Types Uses Applications The gate valve is considered to be the most popular style of valve in the world of flow control. It is a type of valve having a gate that moves perpendicular to flow of the service and hence the name. A gate valve is usually used as a […]

 
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What is a pipe sleeve

Pipe Sleeve Materials Used Types Uses Pipe sleeve is a popular kind of pipe fitting used in various industrial applications. It is available in various sizes, materials depending on the applications in which they are applied. Sleeves are used for variety of purposes and hence widely demanded in the pipe fitting market. Pipe sleeves are […]

 
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What are pipe wyes

Pipe Wyes Materials Used Types Pipe wyes are used to to allow one pipe to join another pipe at some degree or angle. As the name suggests, the pipe wyes are Y-shaped pipe fitting devices. They are a popular type of pipe fitting used in various industrial applications. Pipe wyes and pipe tees: Pipe wyes […]

 
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What is a standard wye

Standard Wye Materials Used Uses A standard wye is one of the most popular category of pipe fitting. The name implies that the device is “Y” shaped. The standard pipe wye is a pipe fitting with three openings and is used to create branch lines. It allows one pipe to be joined to another at […]

 
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What ia a reducing wye

Reducing Wye Materials Used Types Uses A reducing wye is used in connecting a reducing branch line into a horizontal drain pipe. This is another popular variant of pipe wye and considered to be a popular type of pipe and tube fitting used in various applications. A reducing wye is also known as “Y-bend”. It […]

 
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What is a pipe tee

Pipe Tee Materials Used Features Applications Types Pipe Tee is a type of pipe fitting which is T-shaped having two outlets, at 90° to the connection to the main line. It is a short piece of pipe with a lateral outlet. Pipe Tee is used to connect pipelines with a pipe at a right angle […]

 
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What is a reducing tee

Reducing Tee Materials Used Uses Applications Reducing tee is another type of pipe tee used in pipe and pipe fittings. Pipe Tees are available two popular forms—have all outlets of the same size or they can be reducing tees in which they are with a combination of different outlet sizes.  Reducing tees, like all pipe […]

 
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What are male branch tees

Male Branch Tees Materials Used Applications Uses Male branch tees are widely used in pipe fittings. They are used basically to connect fractional tube or pipe to female NPT thread. They are available in various sizes depending on their applications. They come in different materials and different finishes. Some male tees are customized as well. […]

 
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