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14. How to model a S  bend that has bend angles less than 90 deg and is offset in the Side view in AutoPIPE
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01a. Model Different Types of PIPING in AutoPIPE

01b.Model Different Types of PIPING Components  AutoPIPE

a. Bend & Miter Piping Components  Modeling Approaches, Tips, Techniques used in AutoPIPE
01. How to model an Elbow with Tapered weld joint for Nuclear NB analysis in AutopIPE?
02. How to model a short, long (1.5D), 3D, 5D, or custom bend radius Elbows in AutoPIPE?
03. How to correctly insert Valves, Reducers Or Other Components After Elbow Or After Tee in AutoPIPE?
04. When a flanged or valve is modeled after an elbow in AutoPIPE, does it affect the stiffness of the elbow in the analysis? If so, how?
05. How to add multiple points on a bend or very large radius bends in AutoPIPE?
06. How does AutoPIPE calculate the weight of a typical pipe fittings (i.e. Tee, elbow, reducer, etc..)?
07. How to model a Pulled Bend and a does AutoPIPE consider the thinning wall on the outer radius of a pulled bend?
08. How would I model a 120 deg bend 6 ft radius bend in AutoPIPE?
09. Can AutoPIPE analyze stress in pipelines where the pipe turns that are not standard 45 or 90 degree turns?
10. How to model a Bend / Tee / Branch / Valve with end condition other than welded (example: socket welded, threaded fittings, grooved, etc..) using AutoPIPE?
11. How to specify user stress indices to apply to only one end of a bend in an AutoPIPE model?
12. In AutoPIPE, what SIF is being used in the calculations: Automatic Code calculated SIF, User Defined SIF or other?
13a. How to model a 3 degree mitered joint with 1 cut on the horizontal XY plane in AutoPIPE?
13b. How to model a 60 degree mitered joint in AutoPIPE?
14. How to model a S  bend that has bend angles less than 90 deg and is offset in the Side view in AutoPIPE
15. How to convert all node points along an entire pipe line of imported survey data into bend points using AutoPIPE?
16. How do I model large radius, back to back, bend piping using AutoPIPE?
17. Typical questions related to a bend flexibility calculations and use in AutoPIPE
18. How to model a Drip Pan Elbow in AutoPIPE?
19. How to model a bend that is rolled an at some angle using AutoPIPE?
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j. Valves Piping Components  Modeling Approaches, Tips, Techniques used in AutoPIPE
k. Victaulic / Grinnell grooved fittings  Modeling Approaches, Tips, Techniques used in AutoPIPE
l. How to model EN 102532 Type B Buttwelding pipe fittings in AutoPIPE
m. Mule Ear Return or Plug Headers  Modeling Approaches, Tips, Techniques used in AutoPIPE
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N. How to model piping components (ex. Strainer, Filter, Flow Meter, etc...) in AutoPIPE?
Q. How to model an offset drip pipe in AutoPIPE?
r. How to model Pipe End Cap using AutoPIPE
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01c. Model Nonmetallic Plastic Piping (i.e. Plastic, PVC, PP, PPR, HDPE, PE, FRP, GRP, etc.)
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01d. Model a Ring Main (circular header) with AutoPIPE
01e. Model a LONG PipeLines with AutoPIPE
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01f. Model Different Types of PIPING Routings (i.e. ByPass, Join 2 pipe runs, etc..) using AutoPIPE
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02c. Model Soil Properties with Soil Calculator and Underground Piping in AutoPIPE
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03a. Model Rotating Equipment: Pumps, Compressor, Turbine in AutoPIPE
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03d. Modeling Anchors in AutoPIPE
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04d. Model Concentrated Forces  AutoPIPE
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04i. Model Pump / Compressor (Oscillating) Vibration  AutoPIPE
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04k. Model Blast Loading in AutoPIPE
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04l. Model Cut short / Cut long in AutoPIPE
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04n. How to model / perform Creep Analysis with AutoPIPE?
04o. How to model a Smart Pig going thru the Pipeline in AutoPIPE?
04p. Input node point displacement / acceleration from field data in AutoPIPE?
04r. How to model a Relief Valve thrust force in an AutoPIPE model?
04s. How to model a thrust via a flowing fluid (i.e. impulsemomentum change equation) to an AutoPIPE model?
04t. How to model the load on a piping system installed on a ship, Rig, or FPSO (Floating Production Storage and Offloading) when using AutoPIPE?
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06b. Apply More Than 1 Piping Code In an AutoPIPE Model
06c. How to model a liquid (water) / gas (foam or air) Fire Protection piping system in AutoPIPE?
06d. How to model vaporization / boiling of liquid in pipe that causes a pressure wave to travel up the line in AutoPIPE?
06e. How to model a pipe riser (vertical pipe) to correctly account for GR weight on each floor support in AutoPIPE
06f. Modeling a Manway / access port in a pipe sidewall using AutoPIPE
06g. Using load case displacement as a new starting point for analysis in AutoPIPE?
06h. How to model node point shared by more than 1 model?
06i. How to model miss aligned pipe pulled back into original position using AutoPIPE?
06j. How to model lifting pipe segment(s) using AutoPIPE?
06k. How to model piping systems not aligned with the global axis using AutoPIPE?
7a. Modeling scenario using AutoPIPE: hot tapping a pipeline under operating condition, stresses in system after plant shutdown
7b. Model JouleThomson effect and solving the transient heat transfer through the thickness of the pipe using AutoPIPE?
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14. How to model a S  bend that has bend angles less than 90 deg and is offset in the Side view in AutoPIPE
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