How to Weld Natural Gas Pipes?

Answer Shielded metal arc welding is the standard way to connect two natural gas pipes together. You first need to tack weld the two pipes together to hold them in place when welding. Then, you can apply ... Read More »

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How to Weld Steel Pipes?

Welding pipes is one of the simplest and most durable ways to join piping together and steel pipes can simply be welded together with MIG (metal inert gas), TIG (tungsten inert gas or SMAW (stick m... Read More »

Butt Weld Vs. Socket Weld?

The butt weld and the socket weld are two different ways to weld two pieces of material together. The joint weld is specific to pipe or tubing, but there is a similar condition for flat stock.

What exhaust does NASCAR use, X-pipes or H-pipes?

In NASCAR and other racing organizations, X-pipes are used to balance the pressure in the vehicle's exhaust system. The "X" design helps to avoid the pressure that is associated with an H-pipe styl... Read More »

How to Convert Iron Pipes Into Steel Pipes?

Whether in sewer pipelines or other applications, when two different types of pipe meet and connect together in the same line, a transition fitting is installed between the two pipe ends. This fitt... Read More »