iron pipe size


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iron pipe size

The nominal inside dimension of a pipe.
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Learning the difference between IPS (iron pipe size) and DIPS (ductile iron pipe size) and the appropriate DR value required to install it and the relationship that has to actual inside diameter (ID), is always challenging to owners and engineers unfamiliar with the product.
Bends can be manufactured at angles up to 90 degrees in Iron Pipe Size IPS (iron pipe size) and DIPS (ductile iron pipe size) from 2 to 14 inches.