The Tube & Pipe Journal®

March/April 1998

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Selected articles from the March/April 1998 issue available online:

Comparing single-cut and dimple-free tube mill cutoffs

October 25, 2001


This article covers the application of single-cut and dimple-free cutoff shear technologies as they are applied to contemporary high-speed tube mills.

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Accumulating strip before the mill

September 4, 2001


Figure 1:Strip can be stored in a deep pit, where it will hang in a loop.In simple terms, a strip processing line consists of a device to hold a supply coil of strip and a device to perform an operation to convert the flat coiled strip into a product.In tube mill operations, a supply coil is...

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