Course No. 8
Pipe Fitting – Pipe and Fitting Identification
Section A: Identification and selection of common wrought pipe; use of common pipe handbook tables to select pipe by nominal pipe size; iron pipe size; schedule number; standard, extra strong, and double extra strong units of wall thickness; uniform and random lengths; and methods of making pipe. Section B: Identification and selection of pipe fittings. Identification of screwed and welded fittings and flanges is taught by nominal size, end connections, and specific type, through the use of illustrations; selection is taught through the use of single-line piping sketches.
Prerequisites: Ability to use simple arithmetic.