Hyspan Technical Notes that explain the axial, lateral and angular movement of metal bellows, and the mathematical relationship between the three movements.
Hyspan technical notes used for sales representative training that explain and illustrate the basic principles, applications, functions, movements and types of expansion joints.
Illustrations of commonly used ball joint installations and recommended design practices. Methods for calculating the flex angle, and the forces and moments on the system.
A Hyspan Barco Ball Joint designed for heat transfer oil piping of parabolic trough solar collectors was life cycled tested at the pressure, temperature and motion conditions simulating 30 years of service. Report summarizes the results.