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Old 10-28-2010, 09:32 PM   #1
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Pipe wrapping

I want to wrapping the elbow which leaking. But i don't know which material are suitable for that. The spec given are:

Pipe spec: 2", A106 Gr B sch 40
Pipe component: Elbow, 2" LR, A234 WPB sch 40.
Design pressure: 6 kg/cm2.g
Operating Pressure: 3.5 kg/cm2.g
Design temp: 270 degree
Operating temp: 160 degree
Process medium: Low Pressure Condensate ( Vapor+liquid form)

Really hope that anyone can suggest the material used for wrapping it or any solution for it


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Old 10-29-2010, 09:48 AM   #2
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wrap it with what ?? If it's leaking. take it apart & make the repair


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Old 10-30-2010, 07:50 PM   #3
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Yes, change it out. You'll be fussing with it constantly if you don't.
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Old 10-30-2010, 08:58 PM   #4
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If you want something temporary, keep it simple. Duct tape or hot glue might work. Keyword: temporary. Best to take it apart and fix as suggested.
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