What is a Piping ?

Piping is an assembly of pipe, pipe fittings, valves, instruments and specialty components. Piping is divided into three major categories: Large bore pipe generally includes piping which is greater than two inches in diameter. Small bore pipe generally includes piping which is two inches and smaller in diameter. Tubing is supplied in sizes up to four inches in […]

 
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What is a pipe ?

When a fluid is required to be transferred from one location to other, pipe is required. A pipe is considered as a pressure tight cylinder which is used to convey fluids under pressure through materials of commercially available designation. A pipe is a tubular section or hollow cylinder, usually but not necessarily of circular cross-section, […]

 
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What is the difference between Pipe and Tube?

What is the difference between Pipe and Tube? Answer: Pipe is identified by Nominal Bore and thickness is defined by Schedule whereas Tube is identified by OD & its thickness as BWG (Brimingham wire gauge or 1/100 inch). Pipe is used for MASS TRANSFER Tube in general used for HEAT & MASS TRANSFER Pipe is […]

 
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What do you mean by Jacketed Piping?

What do you mean by Jacketed Piping? Answer: Piping where the most uniform application of heat/temperature is required to the process, where steam tracing is not capable of maintaining the temperature of fluid constantly.Usually used for molten sulphur, Polymers service etc.  

 
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