Pipe Trades Pro Intro and How to Use

The Pipe Trades Pro is a powerful and rugged calculator specifically designed for pipefitters, sprinklerfitters, steamfitters and welders. You can use the Pipe Trades Pro anywhere to solve all kinds of pipe trades problems. It has functions for angles and slopes for drainage, for offsets and rolling offsets. You can calculate travel and run and […]

How to do Pipefitters Dimensional Math and Conversions without Formulas | Pipe Trades Pro

Now I want to show you how you can use the Pipe Trades Pro to do all kinds of dimensional math and unit conversions and I’ll give you a couple of pipe trades related conversions. We can just show you how quickly you can do the math. Let’s say we have a flow rate of […]

How to do Fast & Easy Pipe Data Table Look-ups | Pipe Trades Pro

Now I want to show you the built in pipe data tables of the Pipe Trades Pro. There’s 7 material types built into the calculator. Simply press the [Pipe Mat’l] key. You’ll see the first of the 7 – steel. Continued presses will show you the rest of the materials – stainless steel, brass, aluminum, […]

How to Calculate Pipe Drop, Slope and Percent Grade | Pipe Trades Pro

Now I’d like to show you how you can use the Pipe Trades Pro to make easy work of calculating drops, slopes, angles and percent grades for drainage. Let’s say you have a 25 foot pipe run that requires 1/8 inch drop per foot. What’s the total drop required? Clear the calculator and enter the […]

How to Calculate Simple and Rolling Offsets | Pipe Trades Pro

One of the most useful functions of the Pipe Trades Pro that I want to show you next is the ability to easily calculate simple offsets and much more complex and different kinds of rolling offsets. Let’s say you want to find the center to center travel for a pipe offset with a 24 inch […]

Pipe Trades Pro Fitting Take-outs and Butt-Weld Elbow Cut Marks How To

Now I’m going to show you how to use the Pipe Trades Pro to quickly calculate for takeouts and butt weld elbow cut marks for a known bend angle and pipe size. For this example let’s say we have an odd bend angle of 37 degrees and a pipe length of 12 inches. We simply […]

Welding and Metal Fabrication

♪ Hey, I’m Bob Schnitzer, I’m the welding instructor here at Ulster BOCES, and I teach a variety of processes, stick, TIG, oxy-acetylene, MIG, and plasma cutting. They’re all instructed in the classroom throughout the year. There’s certifications available, American Welding Society, New York State DOT, students can get this certification right here in the […]

Flanged Pipe Spool Fit-up and Welding: FABITQIK Episode #3

Welcome to this episode of FABITQIK. Today I’m building a pipe flange spool or elbow spool, 6-inch schedule 10 simple piece of pipe I got these in cut off the saw; I got two of them to build. All the pieces have been wiped down with acetone so it doesn’t have any grease on them […]

Occupational Video – Steamfitter-Pipefitter

(♪♪♪) Do you like physically demanding work that’s done in a careful, precise way? Do you have an analytical mind and enjoy working with very little direct supervision? And are you comfortable working high up? If you answered yes to these questions, you might be a perfect fit for a career as a steamfitter / […]

Pipefitting Tool and Pipe Welding Tool, Pipe Fitting Tools, Fitter Grips www.fittergrips.com

Now finally the tool you’ve been waiting for has arrived fitter grips the next evolution in small pipe fitting tools Built for two to four inch pipe sizes fitter grips enable you to fit fitting to pipe and fitting to fitting in three easy steps step 1 gripping Step 2 adjusting high-low And step three […]