Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Fascinating Facts about Bronze and Brass Extrusions and Other Types of Tubing
Tubes are among the most useful metal supplies on the market. They are used for a vast array of applications and benefit many different industries, including creative, construction, industrial, and manufacturing. In fact, in any manmade structure, you’ll see a tube or two installed to perform an integral role in the structure’s stability and functionality.
Tubes are not to be confused with pipes. Although they normally look the same, they are different types of material altogether. Generally, pipes are often used for conveying fluids and gases, whereas tubes are used for decorative and structural purposes. The ones inside your walls or underneath the sink are classified as pipes, while your curtain rods and stair railing are considered tubes. There are cases, though, when a tube also functions as a pipe and vice versa, but this is the general idea. Read more from this blog: https://www.rotaxmetals.net/fascinating-facts-about-bronze-and-brass-extrusions-and-other-types-of-tubing/