|Basic Principles Of Tube Expanding||Tube Expanding is the art of reducing a tube wall by compressing the O.D. of the tube against a fixed container. The following chart can be used for determining the correct tube wall reduction.|
|Tube Expander Design & Usage||How to choose the best tube expander to suit your needs.|
|Tube Expansion Calculation Spreadsheet||Ensure proper tube to the tube sheet seals and correct electric torque box settings with the aid of this spreadsheet.|
|Tube Gauge Calculator||Determine the gauge of your tube using the OD, ID, and wall thickness.|
ASHRAE fulfills its mission of advancing heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration to serve humanity and promote a sustainable world through research, standards writing, publishing and continuing education. ASHRAE advances technology to serve humanity and promote a sustainable world. Membership is open to any person associated with the field.
ASME conducts one of the world’s largest technical publishing operations, holds numerous technical conferences worldwide, and offers hundreds of professional development courses each year. ASME sets internationally recognized industrial and manufacturing codes and standards that enhance public safety.
The Heat Exchange Institute (HEI) is a non-profit trade association committed to the technical advancement, promotion, and understanding of a broad range of utility and industrial-scale heat exchange and vacuum apparatus.
The IAI is the global forum of aluminium producers dedicated to the development and wider use of aluminium as a competitive and uniquely valuable material. The IAI reflects the aluminium industry’s wish to promote a wider understanding of its activities and its responsibility of approach on questions of environmental protection, public health and safety in the workplace.
IDEA represents nearly 700 members who are district heating and cooling executives, managers, engineers, consultants and equipment suppliers from 12 countries. Association members operate district energy systems owned by utilities, municipalities, hospitals, military bases and airports in 38 of the 50 United States – and more are in the works in the U.S. and around the world.
The National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors was created in 1919 to promote greater safety to life and property through uniformity in the construction, installation, repair, maintenance, and inspection of boilers and pressure vessels. The National Board membership oversees adherence to codes involving the construction and repair of boilers and pressure vessels.
NPRA members include more than 450 companies, including virtually all U.S. refiners and petrochemical manufacturers. The NPRA is dedicated to continued improvement in the environmental performance of member processing facilities and products.
The Tubular Exchanger Manufacturers Association, Inc. is trade association of leading manufacturers of shell and tube heat exchangers, who have pioneered the research and development of heat exchangers for over sixty years.