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What is the difference of the expansion joint at the elbow, one with expansion joint at the outside of elbow and the other without it?
|The bellows outside the elbow is called the
balancing bellows. This bellows compensates for the movements. The elbow acts
as an intermediate anchor and the tie rods absorb all of the pressured thrust
Tied Universal Expansion Joint with Elbow
On a lateral tied expansion joint, is there space allowed in between the nut and the retainer to functionally avoid tilt of the tie-rod when at the operating temperature?
Added on Mon, Jun 18, 2012
What is an expansion piping loop?
Added on Wed, Jul 6, 2011
What’s the thickness limitation of a single layer expansion joint?
Added on Sat, Dec 10, 2011
What’s the highest cycle # you can handle?
Added on Thu, Nov 3, 2011
Do externally pressurized bellows need anchors for thrust load?
Added on Fri, Oct 19, 2012