Zaślepiona końcówka rury

06:03 Jul 19, 2020
Polish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / Water network
Polish term or phrase: Zaślepiona końcówka rury
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Summary of answers provided
4dead end/dead leg
Ewa Dabrowska
3plugged/capped end of pipe
3pipe end fitted with a blind flange/blanked-off pipe end/closed-off pipe end
Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.

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pipe end fitted with a blind flange/blanked-off pipe end/closed-off pipe end

A metal pipe with a blank flange shutting off the end. Water steel Flange Pipe Fitting The blind flange is installed at the end of the pipe system with a pipe support.

What is a blind flange?
A blind flange is a solid flange as shown below. The purpose of these is to block off a section of pipe or a nozzle on a vessel that is not used. (A nozzle is typically a pipe coming out of a vessel and is usually flanged so it can be connected to valves or piping). Many times a nozzle will be blanked off with a blind flange for pressure tests in a plant, or simply because the customer does not need
all the nozzles that were supplied on the tank.

Fitting End Caps, Blind Flanges & Plugs

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Blind flanges, plugs, and end caps are all fittings used to end or block a run of pipe. They can also be used to force effluent out of perforated holes, as in gray water subsurface irrigation. They are often liquid or gas tight, depending on the needs of the system.

A blind flange is simply a flange without a center hole that, when bolted to a pipe flange, closes the end of a pipe. A plug is a male threaded fitting which seals the end run of a pipe when fitted into a female threaded fitting. An end caps is a female threaded fitting and is threaded over the end of a piece of pipe to seal it off.

Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.
United States
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plugged/capped end of pipe


Note added at 5 hrs (2020-07-19 11:56:08 GMT)

Końcówki rurociągu zaślepić przy użyciu króćców z kołnierzem zaślepiającym ... -


Końcówkę rurociągu zaślepić za pomocą denka stalowego I mufy końcowej DN50 -


Końcówki rurociągu zaślepić korkami zaślepiającymi -


Note added at 6 hrs (2020-07-19 12:05:38 GMT)

The common utility items we are required to address in the REO service line are capping of water lines, capping of gas lines, capping of wires and open sewer/drain lines -


supply line plugs and caps -

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dead end/dead leg

"dead end" and in a slightly different situation: "dead leg"
What is the difference between dead legs and a dead ends? › blog › what-is-the-difference...
30 Mar 2017 - In contrast, a dead end is a pipe that is completely closed off and does not lead to anything else. The water flow stops when it reaches the end ...

Removing Dead Legs from Hot and Cold Water Pipes to › legionella › removing-dead-leg...
The term dead leg, or dead end is typically used to describe a run of pipework that is no longer in use or a pipe that has become isolated from the regular flow of ...

Management of dead legs and blind ends in water › blog › dead-legs
11 Jun 2019 - A blind end is defined in HSG274 Part2 as a length of pipework which is closed at one end through which no water passes. For example, where ...

Ewa Dabrowska
United Kingdom
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Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
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