Engineering Steel is a steel that has had small amounts of one or more alloying elements (other than carbon) such as such as manganese, silicon, nickel, titanium, copper, chromium and aluminum added. This produces specific properties that are not found in regular carbon steel.
Engineering Steels are workhorses of industry because of their economical cost, wide availability, ease of processing, and good mechanical properties. Alloy steels are generally more responsive to heat and mechanical treatments than carbon steels.
Pipe is manufactured to move volumes – such as water, gas and oil.
It is a material commonly used in plumbing and construction applications as well as the oil industry.
Pipe is measured by first taking the inside nominal diameter, and then the thickness of the wall (also known as Schedule).
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