Author Archives: Stephen Hall

Fabrication considerations for titanium tubes

Tubing is used across the world in various applications, but not always in its standard form. In order to accomplish its purpose in certain situations, a tube must be modified in the correct manner. Using the likes of tube expansion, as well as a menagerie of other methods, we are capable of providing you with the precise tubes that you need for your own endeavours. Continue reading

Where in hydraulic systems does tubing excel?

Tubes are components that are used by a diverse array of industries, including automotive and retail to name some. However, tubing may not be suitable enough as it is; it could require some amendments before being ready for use. Specialising in tube reduction, in addition to a plethora of other services, we are the people to contact if you need accurately adapted products. Continue reading

Tube manipulation and bending guide

Sometimes, even the most competent of engineers and designers are not completely aware of how tube manipulation and bending machines operate. They therefore miss out on certain opportunities and capabilities. Daily we receive requests for tube components which are complex in design because we have become known for the extensive knowledge and fantastic skills we possess. We would like to take this opportunity to make you are aware of what’s involved in the manipulation processes. Continue reading

The characteristics of different bending methods

The team here at Multiform is one that prides itself on being able to deliver top of the range tube bending services. Our assistance is useful for when you require tubing of a certain composition and don’t have the skills or machinery necessary to make it yourself. No matter what your specifications are, we intend to supply you with the products that you deserve. Continue reading

What is tube ring rolling?

Tube ring rolling is a process for forming seamless rings. Usually a pierced and headed ring is used as a raw part to be profiled and expanded using a rolling machine. Rotating dies are therefore used for this purpose. The diameter of the rings grows while maintaining a constant volume by reducing the height and wall thickness. Profiled rollers allow the production of shape ring cross sections. The process produces rings of diameters from 10cm to 10m. Cold rolling processes have been used since the 1980s, however hot methods are more common. Continue reading

How to tell when tubing needs replacing

Ours is a company that makes its profits by supplying clients with top calibre finishing services for tubes. Our services are broad, including things like tube drilling, bending, and end forming. Having spent years refining our techniques, we have reached a point where we can comfortably say that we’re able to meet any customer specification. If you require a specially made tube, we are just the people to help. Continue reading

The grades and recipes associated with titanium

Being the experts in tubing that we are, we conduct all sorts of specialist work for our customers. Depending on what your requirements are, we will employ one of several methods, including the likes of tube swaging, to produce something that falls in line brilliantly with them. Ideal for when you need distinctive tubing, the services we offer are ones you can trust. Continue reading

Tube expansion methods and issues

Durable, tight seating of tubes in tubesheets is vital in the manufacturing of boilers for conventional power generation, heat exchangers for steam generators, and pharmaceutical and food processing systems. When selecting the better method for tube expansion, manufacturers must look at factors such as speed, safety, operator skill requirements, cost, overall quality and repeatability. Continue reading