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 […]

Grade 9 Students Sampling Careers

Today I’m in Balgonie for the Regina District Industry Education Council’s grade 9 try a career day and like the name suggests it is a day for grade 9 students to to meet potential employers in industries that they’re interested in. The hands-on approach allows students to better understand whether they’re truly interested in a […]

CTE Welding – Annual Dinner Video

so in the welding program we start off for the first week talking about safety precautions learning about what to do and what not to do and then we kind of move on as a junior you start off gas welding and oxy-fuel cutting and all that then we move you over to stick and […]

Career and Technical Education Teachers Career Video

Being a teacher doesn’t always mean working in a classroom… career and technical education teachers can also instruct students in workshops, fields and kitchens. Career and technical education teachers teach students practical subjects to prepare them for a future career in fields such as auto repair, agriculture, healthcare fields, or culinary arts. Like all teachers, […]