Monthly Archives: November 2018

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  • 90 Degree Elbows Brass Pipe Fittings

90 Degree Elbows Brass Pipe Fittings

90 Degree Elbows Brass Pipe Fittings Red Brass Elbows Class 125 resist corrosion from water, heat, saltwater, acids, minerals, and soils. Use with air, water, natural gas, and steam. Max. pressure: 125 psi Temp. range: -20° to 400°F; Raised Square Plugs are -20° to 300°F. 90 Degree Elbows Brass Pipe Fittings Chrome-Plated Brass [...]

By |November 30th, 2018|Brass Accessories, Brass Components, Brass Fasteners, Brass Fitting, Brass Pipes, Brass Shapes|Comments Off on 90 Degree Elbows Brass Pipe Fittings
  • Black pipe to copper brass fittings

Black pipe to copper – brass fittings?

Black pipe to copper - brass fittings? I have forced hot water heating. There is black pipe in the basement and to some of the radiators. Over the years some of the black pipe to a couple radiators has been replaced with copper. I'm moving the black pipes to one radiator and would like to [...]

By |November 28th, 2018|Brass Accessories, Brass Fitting, Brass Pipes, Brass Shapes, Brass Tubing, Copper, Copper Fittings, Copper Pipe|Comments Off on Black pipe to copper – brass fittings?
  • Brass Nozzles

Brass Nozzle

Brass Nozzle Available : Any kind of special Brass Nozzle can be developed and supplied exactly as per customer specifications. Platting : Brass finish, Chrome platting Specification : Light / Medium / Heavy Weight Brass Nozzles Brass Nozzle Available : Any kind of special Brass Nozzle can be developed and supplied exactly as [...]

By |November 26th, 2018|Brass Accessories, Brass Components, Brass Fasteners, Brass Fitting, Brass Parts|Comments Off on Brass Nozzle

Aluminum

Aluminum is a silver-colored, low density metal. It finds use in a huge variety of commercial applications. The Unalloyed type is ductile, exhibits moderate strength, and is very resistant to corrosion under most circumstances. Aluminum can be dramatically strengthened by the addition of appropriate alloying elements (Cu, Mg, Mn, Si, etc.) and subsequent heat/work treatments. [...]

By |November 24th, 2018|Aluminium, Aluminium Casting, Aluminum Shapes, BAR, FLAT ROLLED, HEXAGONAL, Metal, PIPE, ROD, SHEET & COIL, TUBING|Comments Off on Aluminum

How to Flare Copper Pipe

How to Flare Copper Pipe When you’re using copper pipe for plumbing, you will need to use compression fittings. To use them correctly, you’ll need to flare the copper pipe so that the fittings will be tight. It’s a very common plumbing procedure, so if you’re going to be doing much plumbing work, you can [...]

By |November 22nd, 2018|Copper, Copper Pipe, Copper Tubes, Copper Tubing, Metal, PIPE, TUBING|Comments Off on How to Flare Copper Pipe

Copper

Copper In general, copper alloys exhibit good to excellent corrosion resistance and high thermal conductivity and very high electrical conductivity. Pure copper’s electrical conductivity is so high that many metals are measured against it in the form of the IACS (International Annealed Copper Standard). Applications include architectural uses, coinage, condenser/heat exchangers, plumbing, radiator cores, musical [...]

By |November 20th, 2018|BAR, BRASS & COPPER, Copper, Copper Pipe, Copper Plate, Copper Rod & Bsr, Copper Tubes, Metal, ROD, TUBING|Comments Off on Copper
  • Solder Copper Pipe Fittings

How To: Solder Copper Pipe Fittings

How To: Solder Copper Pipe Fittings Connections are made between sections of iron pipe using threaded fittings. The walls of copper pipe, however, are too thin and soft to be threaded, so a different sort of fitting is used, called a sweat fitting. It’s called that because the process of joining the various elements using [...]

By |November 18th, 2018|Copper, Copper Fittings, Copper Parts, Copper Pipe, Copper Tubes, Metal, PIPE|Comments Off on How To: Solder Copper Pipe Fittings

How to Solder Brass Plumbing Fittings

How to Solder Brass Plumbing Fittings As an alloy of copper and zinc, brass is compatible with copper, and manufacturers produce many common plumbing fittings with the material. Solder adheres as well to brass as it does to copper, so the fittings are usually molded with slip joints so you can solder them to the [...]

By |November 16th, 2018|BRASS & COPPER, Brass Fitting, Brass Parts, Brass Rods, Brass Shapes, Brass Tubes, Metal|Comments Off on How to Solder Brass Plumbing Fittings
  • How to Sweat Copper Pipe

How to Sweat Copper Pipe

How to Sweat Copper Pipe Soldering copper water supply lines is not a difficult skill. Even a rookie can learn to solder leak-proof joints in 30 minutes. The process is simple—if you follow a few basic guidelines. In this story we'll show you how to solder copper quickly and easily. Step 1: Assemble the soldering [...]

By |November 14th, 2018|Copper, Copper Fittings, Copper Parts, Copper Pipe, Copper Tubes, Metal, PIPE, TUBING|Comments Off on How to Sweat Copper Pipe
  • brass-sanitary-pipe-fittings

Brass Sanitary Pipe Fittings

Brass Sanitary Pipe Fittings Brass Copper Fittings (CHINA) is one of the leading Manufacturers/Exporters of Brass Sanitary Pipe Fittings products. The listing of Brass Sanitary Pipe Fittings products are as follows : brass-sanitary-pipe-fittings » Brass Elbow » Brass Tee » Brass Union » Brass Connector » Brass Extension » Brass Four Way » [...]

By |November 12th, 2018|BRASS & COPPER, Brass Accessories, Brass Components|Comments Off on Brass Sanitary Pipe Fittings

Difference Between Copper, Brass and Bronze

Difference Between Copper, Brass and Bronze Copper, Brass and Bronze, otherwise known as the “Red Metals”, may look the same initially but are actually quite different. Copper Copper is used in a wide range of products due to its excellent electrical and thermal conductivity, good strength, good formability and resistance to corrosion. Pipe and pipe [...]

By |November 10th, 2018|Aluminum Bronze, BRASS & COPPER, Brass Fitting, Brass Shapes, Bronze, Copper, Copper Alloy Tubes, Copper Fittings, Copper Nickel Tube, Copper Pipe, Metal, Silicon Bronze, Tin Bronze|Comments Off on Difference Between Copper, Brass and Bronze
  • Difference Between Soldering Copper and Brass Pipes

Difference Between Soldering Copper and Brass Pipes

Learn the Difference Between Soldering Copper and Brass Pipes Soldering is a handy tool when it comes to bathroom plumbing repair. Once you get the hang of how to solder your pipes, you can add fixtures and repair plumbing leaks on your own without having to call in a plumber. Anyone with a little experience [...]

By |November 8th, 2018|BRASS & COPPER, Brass Fitting, Brass Parts, Brass Pipes, Brass Shapes, Brass Tubing, Copper, Copper Pipe|Comments Off on Difference Between Soldering Copper and Brass Pipes
  • How to Clean Mineral Deposits on a Copper Pipe

How to Clean Mineral Deposits on a Copper Pipe

How to Clean Mineral Deposits on a Copper Pipe Pipes for plumbing, especially copper pipe, is prone to an accumulation of mineral deposits. If you live in an area that has water that is heavily treated with chemicals you will notice more mineral deposits. This hard water carries heavy amounts of calcium and magnesium. When [...]

By |November 6th, 2018|BRASS & COPPER, Copper, Copper Fittings, Copper Parts, Copper Pipe, Copper Tubing, PIPE, Tubing|Comments Off on How to Clean Mineral Deposits on a Copper Pipe
  • How to Tell the Difference between a Brass and Copper Pipe

How to Tell the Difference between a Brass and Copper Pipe

How to Tell the Difference between a Brass and Copper Pipe Copper and brass are two very similar looking metals but there are many occasions when it's useful to be able to differentiate between brass and copper pipes. Copper is a naturally occurring metal which is fairly unique in the fact that it has a [...]

By |November 4th, 2018|BRASS & COPPER, Brass Pipes, Brass Shapes, Brass Tubes, Copper, Copper Pipe|Comments Off on How to Tell the Difference between a Brass and Copper Pipe
  • Brass vs Copper vs PVC Pipes

Brass vs Copper vs PVC Pipes

Brass vs Copper vs PVC Pipes Which is best for your health – brass, copper or PVC? The use of copper piping in home construction in the US started in the early 1960’s. By 1970, it was the material of choice among plumbers. It is estimated that 98% of homes built after 1970 have copper [...]

By |November 2nd, 2018|BRASS & COPPER, Brass Shapes, Brass Tubes, Brass Tubing, Copper, Copper Pipe, Copper Tubing, Tubing|Comments Off on Brass vs Copper vs PVC Pipes