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a.1.Having edges or ends united by a lap weld; as, a lap-welded pipe.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Five lap-weld specimens were prepared for each gap and power setting.
As such, butt welds are typically more expensive than lap-welded joints, and installation crews cost up to $25,000 per day.
Other features found on some vintage pipelines include mechanical couplings, lap-welded and SSAW pipe, oxy-acetylene girth welds, wrinkle bends, and so on, depending on the specific pipeline.
Apart from TV comedian Frank Skinner, it was the birthplace of classical composer John Frederick Bridge and Cornelius Whitehouse, inventor of the lap-welded tube.
cutting deck features 10-gauge construction, lap-welded corners and double reinforced side skirts for increased strength and durability.
Methods spawned from that first mechanized system include furnace butt-welded and lap-welded pipe, seamless pipe, electric resistance- welded pipe and flash-welded pipe, to name a few.