Hydrostatic pressure testing has become an industry standard in pipelines and general vessels. The test involves filling a pipe or vessel with a liquid such as water, which may be dyed to aid in spotting leaks. This testing is done to ensure that the pipes or containers you are using are up to grade on safety, and can withstand many applications, while also testing the durability of the pipe. In this article we will be covering hydrostatic pressure testing in depth, and why it is something that should not be skipped in construction or practical use.
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Plumbing pipe fittings are usually created from various metals and materials. Plastic is also used in many plumbing situations. Two frequently used metals to produce pipe fittings are steel and copper. Both of these materials have been used for several centuries in piping and plumbing installations. You may be wondering if one is more superior than the other, however both of them have their pros and cons associated. In this article we are going to go over which is better to suit your piping needs.
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Many variations of viable piping have been introduced since plumbing has become an astounding innovation. Materials that are in use today range from copper to plastic, but there is a material that is often debated as being the best for use for water lines. Stainless steel has many pros to it, but also within this article I am going to cover the cons. That being said, I will also go over the alternatives that can compete with stainless steel in becoming the material-of-choice in the architectural world.
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When building a house or other facility with plumbing, you want to ensure the longevity of your investment. In this article we will discuss the types of piping and how they prevent certain forms of corrosion. Another thing to cover, if you already have piping installed we will talk about how to prevent corrosion in items such as copper piping and galvanized zinc piping.
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Within different industries, there are plenty of different types of hoses, all used for various purposes. There isn’t really such thing as “the best hose”, only a hose that can do its job and do it right. We here at Bryan Hose have possibly every hose you could require to get your job done the most efficient way possible. In this article I am going to cover with you the more popular hoses that work like a charm for the purpose you’re looking for.
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What is a Gasket?
According to Wikipedia, “A gasket is a mechanical seal which fills the space between two or more mating surfaces, generally to prevent leakage from or into the joined objects while under compression.” Continue reading All About Gaskets