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Pipe bending

  1. Dec 10, 2015 #1
    Hi everyone,
    Im a draftsman that has to give a drawing for pipe bending, what information is needed so the pipe can be bent accurately?

    Thanks
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Dec 11, 2015 #2
    Assuming the pipe itself has been properly specified, you will need the radius of curvature of the bend and the angle of the bend.
     
  4. Dec 20, 2015 #3

    CWatters

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    If accuracy matters you had better specify a tolerance for the radius and angle.
     
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