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About Elbow

Date:2018-04-12        Clicks:222

An elbow is a pipe fitting installed between two lengths of pipe or tubing to allow a change of direction, usually a 180° or 90° angle, though 45° elbows are also made.


The ends may be machined for butt welding (BW) or socketed welding(SW) etc.


Most elbows are available in short radius or long radius variants. When the two ends differ in size, the fitting is called a reducing elbow or reducer elbow.