field bending

field bending

The bending of steel reinforcing bars on the job rather than in a fabricating shop.
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As an example, a gas utility wanted to know if a bending stress would cause failure at the outlet of a particular service fitting, the gas utility would prepare the assemblies and ship them to Jana, which developed a bending jig to duplicate the field bending stress.
The deep socket allows more joint deflection for cold field bending than injection molded couplings and Standard socket depth couplings.
This tough outer coating also retains a high degree of flexibility that exceeds specification limits of steel for field bending.