What is a Heat Exchanger

Heat Exchanger is a unit through which heat is transferred from one fluid to another. The solution in the Heat Exchanger can be separated by preventing the direct contact of the liquids. The internal combustion engine is a good example of the Heat Exchanger as it regulates the coolant through radiator coils. Parallel flow, cross […]

 
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Heat Exchangers Design

Heat Exchangers Design For an engineer and designer heat transfer equipments are the most important equipments or the devices which he comes through during his career, for that a good theoretical knowledge on the concept of heat transfer is required and well ideology on the equipment selection, it working principle will help to design for […]

 
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What is casing coupling?

Casing Coupling is the joining of two short length pipes by the means of male and female threads. All types of casing couplings have internal threads which are known as female thread forms. These thread forms are usually machined so that they can be coupled with the external threads on pipes known as male thread […]

 
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What is return bend?

Return Bend is a type of pipe fitting that changes the direction of passing fluid by 180 degrees. It is u-shaped and made up of two L-bends. The fitting can be mold or cast as per the requirements of the existing pipe. As it is widely used by plumbing supplies thus it is available in […]

 
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What is reducing tee?

What is reducing tee? A Reducing Tee is a T-shaped pipe fitting with two outlets that cut at 90 degrees to the main line. These tees are available with a combination of diverse outlet sizes. In this, the branch port size is smaller than the other ports of the run. Before buying a Reducing Tee, […]

 
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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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