Category Archives: heat exchanger

Getting the Job Done!

Ameritube recently completed an order of 4,665 pieces C44300 Admiralty Brass 3/4″ x .065″ MW x 30′. The job was partially made overseas. Our customer, was price sensitive but was looking for a way to minimize the risk.  Ameritube offered … Continue reading

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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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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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New US steel plant nears site selection

By Ed Crooks in New York Tenaris, the Luxembourg-based steel tube manufacturer, is close to a decision on a site for its new $1.5bn US plant in the Gulf of Mexico region, in the latest sign of the revival in … 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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An unconventional bonanza | The Economist

An unconventional bonanza | The Economist. According to this recent Economist article, new sources of natural gas could transform the world’s energy markets. http://www.economist.com/node/21558432

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Recommendation Letter: University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI)

Ameritube delivered C44300 5/8″ x .049″ AW heat exhanger tubing for a small heat exchanger part of a larger Norwalk compressor.  The quick delivery, attentive service and dedication to quality was noticed by University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI). Ameritube … 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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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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Furnace Maintenance and Operation Requirements in AMS 2750D – Feature Articles – Industrial Heating

The Nadcap pyrometry audits to the specification AMS 2750D are demanding that heat-treatment suppliers to the aerospace industry provide proof of compliance, leaving many companies facing a list of non-compliance and expensive changes to working practices. Ameritube’s adaptation of AMS … Continue reading

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