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What is an expansion joint?
|An expansion joint is an assembly used in a pipe line to allow it to expand and contract as climate conditions move from hot to cold and helps to ensure that the system remains functional.
76″ dia. Single Tied Expansion Joint for a Hot Blast Valve in a Steel Mill
What is expansion joint o.a.l?
Added on Thu, Feb 10, 2011
Do you include or recommend adding construction tolerances to the calculated thermal movements the expansion joints are supposed to accommodate?
Added on Thu, May 15, 2014
Where do I install expansion joints in a piping system?
Added on Sat, Apr 16, 2011
Is it okay to put guides on only one side of the expansion joint?
Added on Mon, Jun 18, 2012
What are the travel limits for the tie rods?
Added on Sat, Dec 10, 2011