The Pipe Fitter's and Pipe Welder's Handbook

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9780028025001
ISBN-10 DIGIT:
0028025008
ISBN-13 DIGIT:
9780028025001
AUTHOR:
Thomas W. Frankland
COPYRIGHT/PUBLICATION DATE:
1984
BINDING:
Paperback
EDITION NUMBER:
Revised Edition
PAGE COUNT:
194

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Attributes

Current Stock:
SKU:
9780028025001
ISBN-10 DIGIT:
0028025008
ISBN-13 DIGIT:
9780028025001
AUTHOR:
Thomas W. Frankland
COPYRIGHT/PUBLICATION DATE:
1984
BINDING:
Paperback
EDITION NUMBER:
Revised Edition
PAGE COUNT:
194

Description

The Pipe Fitter's and Pipe Welder's Handbook by Thomas W. Frankland is a handy reference guide and an ideal companion to Pipe Trades Pocket Manual by Frankland as well.

This book enables pipefitters to solve difficult problems they will face in their work by providing instructions and calculations for common and unusual tasks.

This handy reference is an ideal companion to Pipe Trades Pocket Manual by the same author. This book enables pipefitters to solve difficult problems they will face in their work by providing instructions and calculations for common and unusual tasks.

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Table of Contents:

BASIC TRADE MATHEMATICS
Methods for Checking Arithmetical Problems
Method for Checking Multiplication

Method for Checking Addition
Method for Checking Division
Square Root
Extracting Square Root
Solving Right Triangles with Square Root.
The Circle
Solution of Right Triangles with Trigonometry

Functions of Angles
Finding Set, Run, and Travel
Finding Angles with Trigonometry
Pipe Bends
Simple Bends
Wrinkle Bends
Single Offset Bends
Double Offset Bends
Expansion Bends
Linear Expansion of Piping
Capacities of Tanks

Rectangular Tanks
Cylindrical Tanks
Figuring the Approximate Capacity of Partly Filled Round Tanks
Elliptical Tanks Spheres
Frustum-Shaped Tanks
Figuring the Capacity of a Coal Bin
Leverage
Methods of Laying Out Angles
Laying Out Angles with a Steel Square
Simplified Method of Laying Out Angles with a Steel Square
Laying Out Angles with a Two-Foot Rule
Laying Out Angles with a Six-Foot Rule
Method of Making a Square Method of Laying Out an Elliptical-Shaped Hole on Steel Plate
Method of Laying Out Bolt Holes for Flanges
Method of Laying Out Ring Gaskets
Figuring Rod Lengths for U Bolts
PIPE-FITTING CALCULATION

Calculated 45° Offsets
Simple Offsets Two-Pipe Equal-Spread Offsets

Two-Pipe 22 1/2° Equal-Spread Offset
Two-Pipe 30° Equal-Spread Offset
Two-Pipe 45° Equal-Spread Offset
Two-Pipe 60° Equal-Spread Offset
Pipe Offsets around Obstructions
Starting Point of a 45° Offset around a Square Obstruction
Starting Point of a 45° Offset around a Tank.
Three-Pipe 45° Equal-Spread Offset around a Tank
Two-Pipe 45° Equal-Spread Offset
Three-Pipe Equal-Spread Offset around a Square Obstruction
45° Unequal Spread Offsets
Offsetting Pipe around a Tank in a Corner Using 45° Fittings.
Special Offsets
Tank Coils
Rolling Offsets

Finding Travel and Run for a Rolling Offset
Simplified Method of Figuring a Rolling Offset.
PIPE-WELDING LAYOUT
General
The Wrap Around
Division of Pipe Surface into Four Equal Parts Turns

Formula for Angle of Cut
Laying Out Cut Lines for a Two-Piece 90° Turn
Laying Out Cut Lines for a Two-Piece 45° Turn
Laying Out Cut Lines for a Four-Piece 90° Turn
Determining the Length of Cut Pieces for a Three-Piece 90° Turn
Determining the Length of Cut Pieces for a Four-Piece 90° Turn
Determining the Length of Cut Pieces for Special Welded Turns
Laying Out Cut Lines for Miter Turns on Large Pipe with 16 Divisions Tees
Tees

Full-Size Tee
Reducing Tee (First Method)
Reducing Tee (Second Method)
Laterals
Full-Size Lateral
Reducing Lateral
True Y
Reducers

Concentric Reducer
Eccentric Reducer.
Two-Cut Eccentric Reducer
Methods of Blanking Off Pipe
Orange Peel
Bull Plug
Full-Size Cross
Branch Pipe From Back of Welding Elbow
Welded Offset Formula
Welded Rolling Offsets
Angle Iron Brackets
30° x 60° Angle Iron Brackets
45° Angle Iron Brackets
Fabricating Fittings From 90° Welding Elbows
REFERENCE TABLES
Standard Cast-Iron Screwed Fittings

Steel Butt-Welding Fittings
Elbows
Tees
Reducing Tees
Reducers
Ring Gaskets for Companion Flanges
Cast Iron Flanged Fittings

125 Pound Cast Iron Flanged Fittings
250 Pound Cast Iron Flanged Fittings
Standard Companion Flanges and Bolts
Extra Heavy Companion Flanges and Bolts
Drill Sizes for Pipe Taps

Tap and Drill Sizes (United States Standard)
Standard Pipe Data
Copper Tube-Type K
Copper Tube-Type L
Copper Tube-Type M
Polyvinyl Chloride Plastic Pipe (PVC) Normal Impact
Polyvinyl Chloride Plastic Pipe (PVC), High Impact
Support Spacing for Polyvinyl Chloride Plastic Pipe (PVC)
Bending Radius for Polyvinyl Chloride Plastic Pipe (PVC)
United States Standard Gauge for Sheet Steel
Useful Information on Various Materials
Boiling Points of Water at Various Pressures
Water Pressure in Pounds With Equivalent Heads
Heads of Water in Feet With Equivalent Pressures
Useful Information
Formulas
Weights and Measures
Multipliers That Are Useful to the Trade
Decimal Equivalents of Fractions of an Inch
Minutes Converted to Decimals of a Degree
Inches Converted to Decimals of Feet
Circumferences and Areas of Circles
Squares, Cubes, and Square and Cube Roots
Trigonometry Table

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