MITERED ELBOWS UNDER AWWA C208
For some large sizes elbows,some clients would choose mitered type which could save time and money in manufacturing.The usual standard for mitered elbows is AWWA C208.Let’s see what is the characteristic for this kind of elbows.
1.degree≤22.5°,use 2pieces to weld
2.22.5°< degree ≤ 45°, use 3 pieces to weld
3.45° <degree ≤ 67.5°, use 4 pieces to weld
4.67.5° < degree ≤ 90°, use 5 pieces to weld
From the above drawings,we could see AWWA C208 elbows are made from miter cut pieces of pipe. The mitered pieces that make up the elbow are called gores.In a 5-piece elbow, there are two end gores and three middle gores.After welded together,the elbow looks like back of shrimp.
Except for elbows,Haihao rolls and welds mitered other pipe fittings under AWWA C208 dimensions which include Tees, Reducers, Crosses, Wyes, Laterals, Reducing elbows, saddles and so on.Welcome to contact us if any same goods needed.