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xx   PIPE & TUBE

Tip on using solid-core solder to bend copper tubing without crushing.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #46 Aug 1995 pg. 22

Reference tables of standard dimensions for plumbing pipe, telescoping aluminum tubing antenna elements, round aluminum tube, and Schedule 40 copper pipe.
CQ. THE RADIO AMATEUR'S JOURNAL Feb 1998 (v.54#2) pg. 34

Tip on using brass plumbing couplings as a dielectric between steel and copper pipe.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #122 Apr-May 1999 pg. 20
Added Info FINE HOMEBUILDING #124 Jun-Jul 1999 pg. 8

Tip for bending flexible copper tubing without getting kinks.
HOMEOWNER Sep 1989 (v.14#7) pg. 72

Taking a hard line. Tips for metal tubing fabrication that will be right the first time and every time. Part 1. Tube and flare standards and the required tools.
LIGHT PLANE MAINTENANCE Mar 1999 (v.21#3) pg. 18

Taking a hard line. Part 2. Tube bending.
LIGHT PLANE MAINTENANCE Apr 1999 (v.21#4) pg. 7
Added Info LIGHT PLANE MAINTENANCE Jun 1999 (v.21#6) pg. 3, 4
Added Info LIGHT PLANE MAINTENANCE Sep 1999 (v.21#9) pg. 3

Uses for scrap tubing.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #419 Apr 1963 (v.59) pg. 110

Repairing leaks and splits in copper pipe.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1993 (v.21#4) pg. 56
Added Info OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1994 (v.22#1) pg. 24

Tools and tricks the professionals uses when working with copper tubing.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jan 1971 (v.135#1) pg. 164

How to make perfect bends in small copper or brass tubing. Turn a grooved bender from wood.
POPULAR MECHANICS Mar 1971 (v.135#3) pg. 169

How to bend and form metal tubing of aluminum, copper, brass or steel.
POPULAR MECHANICS Mar 1974 (v.141#3) pg. 138

Tips on forming flat metal stock or thin-wall aluminum tubing into a variety of shapes using only simple jigs.
POPULAR MECHANICS Mar 1986 (v.163#3) pg. 37

How to bend hollow tubing using circular forms of 1" thick wood.
POPULAR SCIENCE Feb 1970 (v.196#2) pg. 105

How to bend hollow steel, copper, or aluminum tubing successfully. Several jigs and bending forms are illustrated.
SPORT AVIATION Aug 1983 (v.32#8) pg. 48

Tube beading tool is used for "dimpling" aluminum tubes to keep hose clamps from slipping off.
SPORT AVIATION Aug 1996 (v.45#8) pg. 110

Bending aluminum tubing for pneumatic, fuel or hydraulic uses.
SPORT AVIATION Feb 1999 (v.48#2) pg. 108

Expand copper tubes using this simple homemade tool. Useful when constructing copper tube steam boilers.
STEAMBOATING #34 Jul-Aug 1990 pg. 38

Technique for bending 1" diameter steel tubing using a simple wooden jig.
VINTAGE AIRPLANE Apr 1992 (v.20#4) pg. 25
Added Info VINTAGE AIRPLANE Jul 1992 (v.20#7) pg. 23