Pipe Floats

Overview

PE pipe floats are the flotation of pipes, hoses, and cables for dredging, mining, and marine applications. 

They are always used with HDPE pipes, steel pipes, and rubber hoses to make the pipelines can work on the water. Besides, The pipe floats are an easy-to-install solution, which allows pipes to bend, while maintaining low resistance to waves, wind, and current.

A pipe float set comprises:

  • 2 pipe floats halves
  • A galvanized assembly kit which includes:
    • 4 Rods
    • 4 Nuts
    • 8 Washers

Features:

  • Manufactured from polyethylene(MDPE/HDPE).
  • Lightweight and large buoyancy
  • Shock resistance, acid and alkali resistance
  • Easy to install and low cost for maintaining
  • Marine grade galvanized accessories
Item Case Function Target Item Internal Function Target
Tensile Strength 12Mpa±2 Water Absorption 0.16-0.2g/100cm2
Elongation @ Breaking 0.101 Breaking Strength 0.8-1.0kg/100cm2
Lash Intensity 31.4 KJ/m2 Elongation@ Breaking 4-6%
Bending Strength 15.7 Mpa Compressive Strength 1.0-2.4kg/100cm2
Heat-resistance -50°C — +60°C
Below are regular sizes, we can also customize specifications according to your needs
Pipe I.D. Floater I.D. Floater O.D. Floater Length Remark
mm mm mm mm
200 220 500 800 2 pieces per complete floater
285 300 700 1200
350 375 1100 1100
400 414 1100 1200
414 430 1200 1200
450 480 1300 1300
500 530 1400 1500
550 580 1400 1600
600 630 1400 1700
650 680 1480 1800
700 730 1600 1900
750 780 1600 2000
800 830 1800 2000
850 880 1800 2200
900 940 2200 2500

Pipe Floats Spacing Guide

In general, 3 -4 sets for 11.8 meters of pipe.

We will recommend reasonable numbers of pipe floats according to your project needs.

Production & Testing

Equipped with professional production equipment and completing a set of molds, we can meet the products requirements of different projects.
Besides, we have fully equipped with test facilities, our professional technical staffs will perform strict performance tests to ensure the quality (any third-party inspection is also available).

From the selection of raw materials to production and inspection, we strictly control to ensure product quality.

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