Bronzphite® Slide Plate Assemblies Designed for an Oil Refinery in Canada

May 28, 2019

Bronzphite® Slide Plate Assemblies Designed for an Oil Refinery in Canada

Type: Bronzphite® Slide Plate Assemblies
Size: 1/2” x 4” x 4” | 1/2” x 7-1/2” x 7-1/2”.
Design: 1100°F Operating Temperature | 5000 PSI Load
Material: HDG Carbon Steel | Bronzphite®
Testing: Visual & Dimensional Tests

Piping Technology & Products, Inc. manufactured Bronzphite® slide plate assemblies for an oil refinery in Canada. The Bronzphite® is 1/2” x 4” x 4”, and the backing plates are 1/2” x 7-1/2” x 7-1/2”. The materials used for this assembly are Bronzphite® (which is graphite impregnated bronze), and galvanized carbon steel. Bronzphite® serves as a self-lubricated slide bearing surface. The assembly is designed for an operating temperature up to 1100°F, with an operating load up to 5,000 PSI. Standard visual and dimensional tests were performed prior to a two-week delivery.

Bronzphite® Slide Plate Assembly for an Exhaust Duct at a Fossil-Fired Power Plant

February 25, 2019

Structural and Bronzphite® Slide Plate Assembly for an Exhaust Duct at a Fossil-Fired Power Plant

Type: Structural Support with Slide Plates
Size: 1/2” x 5/18”
Material: Carbon Steel | Hot-dipped Galvanized | Bronzphite®
Design: 2,000 lb. Load | 730°F Temperature | 3,500 lb. Hydro-test

Piping Technology & Products, Inc. custom designed this structural support with Bronzphite® slide plates for an exhaust duct application at a fossil fuel-fired power plant in Louisiana. The Bronzphite measures 1/2” x 5/18” and it was attached to a stand that was manufactured in carbon steel with a galvanized finish. The assembly is designed for an operating temperature of 730°F, and an operating load up to 2,000 lb. Also, designed with a hydro-test load of 3,500 lb. Standard visual and dimensional tests were performed prior to shipment.

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