How do you attach spider pipe guides to structural steel?

March 23, 2011

There are two options for attaching spider guides (or PTP Figure 6, Cylinder Pipe Guides) to structural steel. All spider guide assemblies are provided with a stationary outer sleeve which can be mounted to the structural steel by either bolting or welding as required.

Spider Guides for a Heat Recovery Steam Generation Plant
Spider Guides

What are cradle clamps?

February 11, 2011

A cradle clamp support refers to a shoe type support which you do not weld directly to the pipe but rather use a bolted configuration instead of a welded configuration.

60 Bolt Cradle Supports
Cradle Supports

What is the importance of a pipe guide?

November 2, 2010

A pipe guide is used to permit pipe movement in a predetermined direction while restraining movement in other directions.

Cylinder Pipe Guides
Cylinder Pipe Guides