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How does an expansion bellows function?
|A bellows functions by compressing or extending according to the axial motion that is required in the piping system.
Please see video below of a metallic bellows being cycle tested to verify how many cycles a bellows can withstand before failing.
Where do I install expansion joints in a piping system?
Added on Sat, Apr 16, 2011
Are toroidals commonly used as heat exchangers?
Added on Tue, Oct 16, 2012
What’s the difference between a single and multi-layer bellows?
Added on Sat, Dec 10, 2011
The axial load is transferred through expansion joint itself and the limit rod is for safety? Is my understanding is correct?
Added on Thu, May 15, 2014
How does one determine the design life of a particular bellow as opposed to cycle life?
Added on Thu, Nov 3, 2011