PIPE and HOSE BASICS

Welcome to the science of pipe and hose.

As in any science, a thorough understanding is aided by a solid foundation of clear definitions and basic ways of looking at things.  

This guide is intended to help visitors to PipeandHose.com on two levels:

  1. To help educate and inform the reader in regards to the science of pipe and hose fitting, and
  2. To help clarify the terminology used on this website.

While viewing the pages of this tutorial guide, please find the navigation links below each page, also repeated in the left margin (mobile device viewers will find it at the bottom).

Now we can all speak a common language.  We hope this helps...