Category Archives: C70600

Must See Copper Development Copper Nickel Applications Presentation

Copper Development Association has created a presentation on the use of copper nickel in marine applications, definitely worth watching! http://www.copper.org/applications/marine/cuni/visual_overview/

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Know Your Eddy Current!!!

  Eddy Current Defects “In the Eye of The Beholder” The defect below was found on a tube that was used for a MIL-T-16420k application, for a supplier to the defense department.  On the bottom right, you can see these … Continue reading

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USC: 59 GW of U.S. coal-fired power capacity ripe for retirement – Pennenergy

As much as 18 percent of the country’s coal-fired generating capacity should be considered for closure, according to a new independent analysis released by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS). The report, “Ripe for Retirement: The Case for Closing America’s … Continue reading

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Ameritube receives ISO 9001 Certification!

Ameritube, founded in 2004, has received ISO 9001:2008 certification.  Our new certificate can be viewed here. A supplier of copper and steel tubing located in Hillsboro, TX Ameritube is dedicated to providing the highest quality tubing products.  The following alloys … Continue reading

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China’s Economy Besieged by Buildup of Unsold Goods – NYTimes.com

China’s Economy Besieged by Buildup of Unsold Goods – NYTimes.com. THe above link details the buildup of inventory in China and the slowdown in their manufacturing sector.  Naturally this has a big impact for the world economy, but more significant … Continue reading

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Jeremy Wilson – New Quality Leader Completes EC Level I

Jeremy Wilson has completed his Eddy Current non destructive testing level I and Visual Inspection level II certifications: EC_LI - Eddycurrent Level I VI_LII - Visual Inspection Level II This certification compliments the current Level II & Level III Ameritube keeps on … Continue reading

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New Pilger Machine Installation

Ameritube is committed to constant improvement of our plant and equipment to deliver the most cost effective value added solutions to our customers.  The manufacturing of C70600 Copper Nickel 90/10, C71500 Copper Nickel 70/30, brass and copper tubing relies on … Continue reading

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What Are Heat Exchangers on Vimeo

 What Are Heat Exchangers on Vimeo on Vimeo A great quick understanding on heat exchangers, check it out.

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Foxconn: Robots don’t complain | The Economist

Foxconn: Robots don’t complain | The Economist. This recent article in The Economist highlights the tremendous change going on in China as many manufacturers are seeing labor rates rise and their competitive advantage slowly erode. US manufacturers have been competing … Continue reading

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Retubing of Power Plant Condenser

Ameritube replaced C44300 Admiralty brass tubing with copper nickel 90/10 C70600 1″ x .049″ Minimum wall tubing for a large condenser located at Grand Bahama Power Co. with 3600 tubes in the condenser.  Ameritube provided tubes and supervised the replacement … Continue reading

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