Radiator aluminum tube beaded - Bookshelf
High Performance Fasteners and Plumbing, A Guide to Nuts, Bolts, Fuel, Brake, Oil and Coolant Lines, Hoses, Clamps, Racinghardware and Plumbing Techniques
This flexible metal tubing system (Earl's Flex-A-Form shown here) offers a very clean and custom appearance for a streetrod application. ... For upper and lower radiator plumbing, I.D. size will require a minimum of 1 1/4" (equivalent to a- 20 AN), although some race ... If metal tubing will be used as part of the hose assembly, the tubes should be beaded for superior hose retention (reducing hose slip-off).
About this book
The essential reference guide for choosing the right fastener and plumbing for any automotive high performance, custom or racing application. This user-friendly guide explains high-performance fasteners, plumbing, and all the other hardware used by racers, rodders, restorers and all other auto enthusiasts. Subjects include hose sizes, fittings, materials, routing and installation tips, heat shielding, brake, fuel, coolant, and oil lines, as well as fastener technology such as thread sizing, clamping loads, bolt stretch, and fastener styles.
A radiator comprising an Inlet header, an outlet header, a plurality of water tubes connecting the headers and provided on their outer sides with a plurality of pairs of outwardly projecting beads forming a seat between each pair of beads, and a ...
A radiator comprising a plurality of assembled horizontally-disposed tubes, each tube having a bead at one end formed by gradually expanding the metal outward immediately from its edge and having the summit of its bead lying in contact ...