Modern Methods of Pipe Fabrication

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I like Mr. Bowman's books. Sometimes he explains parts of pipefitting the way you think it has to be but have never seen it in words and other times, he shows how to solve problems. You start out wishing you had never seen a problem such as this but once you work one of them, you hope you get such a problem because you know how to work it. Most of all he shows how to think about solutions. Look at some of these solutions in the table of contents. There is a difference in understanding what needs to be done and being able to do it. Modern Methods of Pipe Fabrication helps you learn both. He gives you the formulas for pipe fabrication then how to work them.

Publication Date: 1995 / Revised 2002
Book Size: 4.5 x 6
Pages: 130
Edition: 12th
Cover: Soft Bound
Author: Bowman

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Table of Contents:

Solution of Right Triangles
How to Find Length of Run, Set, and Travel of Offset
How to Find Take Up of Welding Elbows
How to Find Cut Lengths of Pipe for Offsets
How to Divide 90° Elbow Into Lesser Degrees of Turn
Solution of Rolling Offsets
How to Measure and Mark Pipe for Beveling
How to Find Cut Back for Mitered Turns
Solution of 90° Mitered Elbows
Solution of Equal Spread Offsets
Special Offsets
Ordinate Lengths for Pipe Risers
How to Lay Out Intersection on Any Degree
How to Lay Out Eccentric Pipe Riser of 45°
Dimensions of H Beam Pipe Sliders
Dimensions of Seamless Steel Pipe
Dimensions of Flanged and Welding End Valves
Dimensions of Flanged Globe Valves
Length through Hub of Welding Neck Flanges
Outside Diameters of Welding Neck Flanges
Dimensions of Gaskets for Raised Face Flanges
Lengths of Bolts for Pipe Flanges
Take Up of Steel Flanged Elbows and Tees
Take Up of Welding Elbows and Tees
Length of Welding Reducers
Length of Pipe Threads
Dimensions of Threaded Elbows, Tees and Crosses
Ring Numbers for Ring Joint Flanges
Useful Formulas for Piping Problems
Abbreviations Used in the Piping Trade
Conversion Tables
Piping Symbols
Trigonometry Tables
Decimal Equivalents
Common Crane Signals

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    Bowman Books
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    6 x 4.5 x .25
  • Pages
  • Edition
  • Cover
    Perfect Soft Bound
  • Author
    SD Bowman
  • ISBN 10
  • ISBN 13
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