Metal Expansion Joints
To begin with metal expansion joints are helpful items for thermal expansion and relative movement in pipelines, containers and machines.
Also metal expansion joints consist of different items. Firstly is the metal bellow. Which is the body of the metal expansion joint. Metal bellow joints can be made out of different metals. Secondly a connector at both ends, this is usually a flange. Next is a tie rod. Which is depending on the on the application. In addition piping metal expansion joints are chosen according to the three basic types of movement: axial, angular and lateral expansion joints. Then metal expansion joints have usage in various sectors, like energy productions, paper industry, chemical industry, water treatment, oil and gas.
Finally everywhere where exist pipelines and occurs thermal movements or vibration, then piping expansion joints can be used. When picking a metal bellow joint be sure to pick the right material. Additionally Contact Us for a quote or more information.