Pipeline Bend

How to Find Minimum Radius of Pipeline Bends

A pipeline has to be routed in such a manner as to avoid any potential weak link, due to its potentially large movement. Bends are the most common weak links of the pipelines. If a bend used in a pipeline is not properly designed, the large bulging movement…

Piping Joints

Piping Joint Types and Their Application

The type of piping joint used for the piping system must be suitable for the pressure-temperature conditions of that line and should be selected by considering the joint tightness and mechanical strength under the service conditions…


Miter Elbow or Miter Bend Design Calculations

Miter Elbow or Miter Bend is a Fabricated Fitting used to change the pipeline direction. The Standard Fittings (Wrought Elbows) are not easily available and economical for the larger sizes.


Miter Bend Calculations For Fabrication Purpose

Miter Bend or Miter Elbow plays an important role in the piping or pipeline engineering field. Because standard Fittings (Elbow) are not easily available and economical for the large pipe sizes.


How to Decide Flange Rating for Piping System?

The flange rating or class refers to the maximum pressure that a flange withstands at the increasing temperatures. Flanges with a higher rating are stronger than the flanges with a lower rating.


Olets Fittings: A Complete Guide

Olets Fittings are also known as (Self Reinforced Forged Fittings, Outlet Fittings, and Branch Connection Fittings). Olets fittings provide a branch connection between the header or run pipe and to the branch or outlet pipe.