Carbon/Stainless Steel Pipe OD Chart/Definition/Size

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Pipeline system plays a very important role in energy transmission, industrial production, and daily water supply. Pipe od chart definition, manufacture and application play an important role in the selection of pipe material in pipe system. It directly affects whether the pipeline system can operate safely and efficiently.

Pipe OD Chart Definition And Importance

Pipe OD Chart Definition

Pipe od chart is a chart used to record and display the outside diameter of a pipe and its related parameters. The outer diameter of the pipe directly determines the flow rate, pressure bearing capacity and installation requirements of the pipe. OD chart for pipe integrates the information of the outer diameter, wall thickness, material and standard number of the pipe, which is convenient for engineers and users to inquire and compare.

The Pipe OD Chart usually contains the following information:

  • Pipe outer diameter (OD): Usually expressed in inches or millimeters.
  • Pipe wall thickness: Pipe wall thickness is very important for load and pressure.
  • Weight per unit length: Usually measured in pounds/foot (LBS/FT) or kilograms/meters (KG/M).
  • Pipe material: usually includes stainless steel, carbon steel, pvc, alloy and other different materials.
  • Pipeline grade: It is usually related to the working pressure and temperature of the pipeline, such as STD (standard), XS (extra strong) and so on.

Pipe OD Chart Definition Function And Performance

In terms of design and selection, pipe outside diameter tables provide engineers with comprehensive and accurate information.

In terms of procurement and inventory management, the procurement staff can query the specifications and quantity of the pipeline according to the form, optimize the inventory, and avoid the waste of procurement.

For installation and maintenance, installation personnel can select proper installation methods and tools based on the parameters in the OD diagram. Develop a targeted maintenance plan to extend the service life of the pipe.

Pipe OD Chart

Steel Pipe OD Chart/Carbon Steel/ Stainless Steel

Pipe OD Chart-1/2-1 Inch Steel Pipe

Pandapipe provides you with a simplified Pipe OD Chart that contains many key specifications.

Pipe Material

Nominal Size (in)

OD (mm)

Wall Thickness (mm)

Pressure Rating (psi)

Weight (kg/m)

Standards

Carbon Steel

1/2″

21.3

2.77

150

3.63

ANSI B36.10

 

3/4″

26.7

3.43

150

4.78

 
 

1″

33.4

3.43

150

6.17

 

Stainless Steel

1/2″

21.3

2.16

300

3.94

ASTM A312

 

3/4″

26.7

2.77

300

5.44

 
 

1″

33.4

    

Pipe OD Chart Demand In Different Industries

The design of oil and gas pipelines in the oil and gas industry needs to ensure that the pipeline can withstand the pressure, temperature and corrosion environment of the transport medium.

In the water treatment and water supply industry, engineers use od pipe chart to tailor suitable pipes to the pressure, quantity and quality requirements of different areas.

In the chemical and pharmaceutical industries, safe discharge pipelines need to assess the corrosion resistance and sealing requirements of the pipeline through od pipe charts to ensure that the discharge of hazardous waste meets safety standards.

Pipe OD Chart Conclusion

The compilation and summary of Pipe OD Chart provides a scientific reference basis, which is of great significance for improving engineering efficiency, ensuring engineering quality and promoting technological innovation. Pipeline OD chart also needs to be constantly updated and improved, and constantly promote the innovation and development of pipeline technology.

    FAQs:

1. Is black iron pipe measured by ID or OD?

The size of a black iron pipe is usually measured by the inside diameter (ID). For example, by accurately measuring the inner diameter of a pipe, engineers can make accurate hydraulic calculations and hydrodynamic analysis results. Ensure piping system performance, safe, reliable and efficient operation.

2. What is the outside diameter of 3/4 copper pipe?

According to international standards and industry practices, 3/4 copper pipe has an od of 0.875 inch.

COPPER PIPE I.D. & WALL THICKNESS CHART

Nominal Pipe Size inches

O.D.

I.D.

5/8

0.750

0.652

3/4

0.875

0.745

1

1.125

0.995

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