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PVC Pipes - Expansion Loops

Input Data D = nominal outside diameter (inches) L o = length of pipe (ft) =linearexpansioncoefficient(in./in.degF) t=temperaturedifference( o F) Calculated Data l=thermalexpansion(inches) A = length of leg (ft) B = length of leg (ft) The EngineeringToolBox.com

2.375 300 2.90E-05 45

(example 2" PVC pipe) (example 300 ft) (example PVC) (example)

4.7 2.4 4.8