Key Factors to Consider When Purchasing U Tubes

How do you determine what U Tubes will work best in your application? How do you know that the seller of the tubes you’re considering actually knows how to build them properly? Here are three important factors to consider when purchasing U Tubes.


The cost of U tubes varies depending on what type you are looking for and where you are buying them from. It is therefore important that you know what kind of U tube that you want, before you can determine how much they will cost. For example, if you need a smaller quantity, they may be cheaper than ordering in bulk. On average, prices range from $3 to $12 dollars per foot depending on supply and demand. Additionally, larger companies will often give greater discounts than smaller ones.

Technical Specifications

U-Tubes manufactured by us come in various sizes including 2mm, 3mm, 4mm, 5mm and 6mm. We have a stock of U-Tubes in our warehouse at all times. The delivery time is just 1 week. Our manufacturing unit is ISO 9001:2008 certified. We procure raw material from reliable vendors who source them from manufacturers in Japan and Taiwan.

  • Specifications : ASME / ASTM A 213 / A 688 & TEMA RCB – 2.3.1 / DIN 28179
  • OD : 9.53 mm to 50.80 mm
  • Thickness : 0.5 mm to 3.68 mm
  • Leg Length : Up to 14 Meters Leg Length (Depending Upon Size)
  • Process Features : Bright Annealed, Solution Annealed – Picked – Passivated
  • IN-SITU MetallographyU-Bends 1.25D Up to 1000 mmFull Length Stress Relieving (SR) & DP after U-Bending
  • Surface Finish : Bright Annealed (CFA), Solution Annealed (CFD), Polished (APP)

Material Used

There are several different types of U Tubes available, and each one offers different attributes. You should consider what you’ll be using your U Tubes for before making a purchase, because that will help you determine what material is best for you. For example, if you’re looking for something very small but heavy-duty, metal would probably be your best option; but if you’re looking for a cheaper and lighter alternative, plastic might be preferable.

Material Composition of Coil Formed Tubes


To make a long story short, durability is of paramount importance when purchasing U tubes. If you’re buying cheap U tubes that aren’t made with quality materials, chances are they won’t last very long. You should expect your U tubes to be able to withstand at least 2 years of operation in order for them to be worth your money.

Packaging & Shipping

If you’re considering buying large volumes of U-tubes, you may want to consider packaging and pricing deals your supplier may offer. Such deals can include discounts for larger purchases and free shipping. Be sure you know all of your options when it comes to pricing as well as anything else that could affect how much money you end up spending on U-tubes. A good supply company should be able to give you an itemized list of all available options so that choosing is a snap.

Packaging And Delivery of U tubes

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