Basics of Hydraulic Piping

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Hydraulic piping is a very important part of the hydraulic system. Hose pipe flexibility enables components to be positioned inside the most efficient places, because the hose is able to bend all-around corners, through tight places or across long distances. Here is a few things you might want to know when it comes to hydraulic piping.

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Metallic and Semi-Metallic Gaskets

Metallic & Semi-Metallic Gaskets

Metallic and semi-metallic gaskets include gaskets of the spiral wound, camprofile, metal jacketed and corrugated semi-metallic types. These gasket types are usually used in very demanding conditions, which require the gasket to withstand high pressures or temperatures, or exposure to chemicals.

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Milling Machine Safety

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Milling machines are widely used in fabrication plants, using rotary cutters to remove material from a workpiece, it can become quite a dangerous tool if not used correctly. In this article we at Bryan Hose are going to cover with you the importance of safety while using milling machines, because without safe practice there should be no practice.’

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The Importance Of Pipe Testing

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An essential component of dependable, great fabrication is thorough quality testing. This testing is essential when the fabrication being referred to includes modern pipes, the stakes are particularly high due to the pipe in question. It is critical that any weak or failure-prone pipes be detected and removed before they are introduced at the work site. Inability to recognize broken pipes can have extreme operational and monetary outcomes later on.

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PVC: Pros and Cons

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PVC is hailed as a wonder substance, and in many ways it is. However , the uses are not endless. PVC has limits, especially in HVAC applications. PVC sometimes makes sense for heating and cooling — other times, it doesn’t. Prior to deciding which material works best to your building or installation project, look at how you want your system to perform, just what expenses you are willing to pay up front, and the factors that could potentially reduce upgrades down the line.

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Types Of Gaskets

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A gasket is a compressible material, or a combination of materials, which when clamped between two stationary members prevents the passage of the media across those members. The gasket material selected must be capable of sealing mating surfaces, resistant to the medium being sealed, and able to withstand the application temperatures and pressures.

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Hydrostatic Pressure Testing

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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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Copper vs. Steel Pipe Fittings: Which Piping for My Application?

Plumbing pipe fittings usually consist of various metals and materials. Many plumbing situations also use plastic. 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. We will discuss copper vs. steel pipe fittings to help you determine which will be better to suit your piping needs.

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Stainless Steel: Endless Benefits

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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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Pipe Corrosion Repair

Pipe Corrosion

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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