Rolling a Boiler Tube – Boiling Point

https://youtube.com/watch?v=u7UQKNapTBE

How do those Boiler Tubes stand up to the high pressure of steam?

​​​Today, Ritchie and Steve discuss beading, rolling and welding a boiler tube. Steve Taylor, a long-time veteran of 35 years in the boiler industry, walks us through several of the processes involved in rolling a boiler tube.

​Steven and Ritchie give us a brief overview of the process of rolling a boiler tube. Later, Jimmy joins us and demonstrates how each of the rolls look and the different processes to roll a boiler tube, including the various techniques. We also look at the Flair Roll, Straight Roll, and the Collins Roll.

​Watch the video for the full demonstration.

Questions answered in this video:
What seals the tube?
What purpose does the beading serve on the tube sheet?
What is a hot pass?
What would happen to the tube sheet without beading?
What is a straight roll?
What happens if you roll a tube too much?
Why is it common for new boilers to leak?
What is the air hammer?
What purpose does the air hammer serve?
Collins roller

Key terms:
Tube sealant
Beading
Tube Sheet
Boiler
Hot pass
Air hammer
Boiler Tube
Roll a boiler tube
Collins roller
Straight roll

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