The Pipe Fitter's and Pipe Welder's Handbook / Edition 1 by Thomas W. Frankland | 9780028025001 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
The Pipe Fitter's and Pipe Welder's Handbook / Edition 1

The Pipe Fitter's and Pipe Welder's Handbook / Edition 1

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by Thomas W. Frankland
     
 

ISBN-10: 0028025008

ISBN-13: 9780028025001

Pub. Date: 03/01/1984

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

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.

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780028025001
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date:
03/01/1984
Series:
Other Technology Series
Edition description:
Net
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
207,891
Product dimensions:
3.70(w) x 5.30(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Basic Trade Mathematics
1(42)
Methods for Checking Arithmetical Problems
2(2)
Method for Checking Multiplication
2(1)
Method for Checking Addition
2(1)
Method for Checking Division
3(1)
Square Root
4(4)
Solving Right Triangles with Square Root
7(1)
The Circle
8(2)
Solution of Right Triangles with Trigonometry
10(4)
Functions of Angles
10(1)
Finding Set, Run, and Travel
11(1)
Finding Angles with Trigonometry
12(2)
Pipe Bends
14(7)
Simple Bends
14(1)
Wrinkle Bends
15(1)
Single Offset Bends
16(2)
Double Offset Bends
18(2)
Expansion Bends
20(1)
Linear Expansion of Piping
21(1)
Capacities of Tanks
22(8)
Rectangular Tanks
22(1)
Cylindrical Tanks
23(1)
Figuring the Approximate Capacity of Partly Filled Round Tanks
24(2)
Elliptical Tanks
26(1)
Spheres
27(1)
Frustum-Shaped Tanks
28(1)
Figuring the Capacity of a Coal Bin
29(1)
Leverage
30(1)
Methods of Laying Out Angles
31(4)
Laying Out Angles with a Steel Square
31(1)
Simplified Method of Laying Out Angles with a Steel Square
32(1)
Laying Out Angles with a Two-Foot Rule
33(1)
Laying Out Angles with a Six-Foot Rule
34(1)
Method of Making a Square
35(1)
Method of Laying Out an Elliptical-Shaped Hole on Steel Plate
36(2)
Method of Laying Out Bolt Holes for Flanges
38(2)
Method of Laying Out Ring Gaskets
40(1)
Figuring Rod Lengths for U Bolts
41(2)
Pipe-Fitting Calculation
43(28)
Calculated 45° Offsets
44(4)
Simple Offsets
48(2)
Two-Pipe Equal-Spread Offsets
50(4)
Two-Pipe 22 1/2° Equal-Spread Offset
50(1)
Two-Pipe 30° Equal-Spread Offset
51(1)
Two-Pipe 45° Equal-Spread Offset
52(1)
Two-Pipe 60° Equal-Spread Offset
53(1)
Pipe Offsets around Obstructions
54(9)
Starting Point of a 45° Offset around a Square Obstruction
54(2)
Starting Point of a 45° Offset around a Tank
56(1)
Three-Pipe 45° Equal-Spread Offset around a Tank
57(1)
Two-Pipe 45° Equal-Spread Offset
58(1)
Three-Pipe Equal-Spread Offset around a Square Obstruction
59(1)
45° Unequal Spread Offsets
60(2)
Offsetting Pipe around a Tank in a Corner Using 45° Fittings
62(1)
Special Offsets
63(1)
Tank Coils
64(2)
Rolling Offsets
66(5)
Finding Travel and Run for a Rolling Offset
66(2)
Simplified Method of Figuring a Rolling Offset
68(3)
Pipe-Welding Layout
71(62)
General
72(1)
The Wrap Around
73(1)
Division of Pipe Surface into Four Equal Parts
74(1)
Turns
75(12)
Formula for Angle of Cut
75(3)
Laying Out Cut Lines for a Two-Piece 90° Turn
78(2)
Laying Out Cut Lines for a Two-Piece 45° Turn
80(1)
Laying Out Cut Lines for a Four-Piece 90° Turn
81(1)
Determining the Length of Cut Pieces for a Three-Piece 90° Turn
82(1)
Determining the Length of Cut Pieces for a Four-Piece 90° Turn
83(1)
Determining the Length of Cut Pieces for Special Welded Turns
84(1)
Laying Out Cut Lines for Miter Turns on Large Pipe with 16 Divisions
85(2)
Tees
87(8)
Full-Size Tee
87(3)
Reducing Tee (First Method)
90(2)
Reducing Tee (Second Method)
92(3)
Laterals
95(5)
Full-Size Lateral
95(3)
Reducing Lateral
98(2)
True Y
100(3)
Reducers
103(10)
Concentric Reducer
103(4)
Eccentric Reducer
107(3)
Two-Cut Eccentric Reducer
110(3)
Methods of Blanking Off Pipe
113(7)
Orange Peel
113(3)
Bull Plug
116(4)
Full-Size Cross
120(2)
Branch Pipe From Back of Welding Elbow
122(2)
Welded Offset Formula
124(1)
Welded Rolling Offsets
125(3)
Angle Iron Brackets
128(1)
30° x 60° Angle Iron Brackets
128(2)
45° Angle Iron Brackets
130(2)
Fabricating Fittings From 90° Welding Elbows
132(1)
Reference Tables
133(1)
Standard Cast-Iron Screwed Fittings
134(2)
Steel Butt-Welding Fittings
136(5)
Elbows
136(1)
Tees
137(1)
Reducing Tees
138(2)
Reducers
140(1)
Ring Gaskets for Companion Flanges
141(1)
Cast Iron Flanged Fittings
142(3)
125 Pound Cast Iron Flanged Fittings
142(1)
250 Pound Cast Iron Flanged Fittings
143(2)
Standard Companion Flanges and Bolts
145(1)
Extra Heavy Companion Flanges and Bolts
146(1)
Drill Sizes for Pipe Taps
147(1)
Tap and Drill Sizes (United States Standard)
147(1)
Standard Pipe Data
148(2)
Copper Tube---Type K
150(1)
Copper Tube---Type L
151(1)
Copper Tube---Type M
152(1)
Polyvinyl Chloride Plastic Pipe (PVC), Normal Impact
153(3)
Polyvinyl Chloride Plastic Pipe (PVC), High Impact
156(3)
Support Spacing for Polyvinyl Chloride Plastic Pipe (PVC)
159(2)
Bending Radius for Polyvinyl Chloride Plastic Pipe (PVC)
161(1)
United States Standard Gauge for Sheet Steel
162(1)
Useful Information on Various Materials
163(1)
Boiling Points of Water at Various Pressures
164(1)
Water Pressure in Pounds with Equivalent Heads
165(1)
Heads of Water in Feet with Equivalent Pressures
166(1)
Useful Information
167(5)
Formulas
172(3)
Weights and Measures
175(1)
Multipliers That Are Useful to the Trade
176(2)
Decimal Equivalents of Fractions of an Inch
178(1)
Minutes Converted to Decimals of a Degree
179(1)
Inches Converted to Decimals of Feet
180(1)
Circumferences and Areas of Circles
181(5)
Squares, Cubes, and Square and Cube Roots
186(4)
Trigonometry Table
190

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I have been in the fabrication and construction business for just over 20 years and have been carrying a copy of this handbook for nearly 20 years. This book has saved time and has ultimately aided me in my promotions in the industry throughout my career.
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the handest little book i ever had in my tool box