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How does thickness affect weld fatigue?

Today ERW tubes are one of the most popular choices for various applications. This is because they can offer excellent strength, low costs, and a wider choice of diameter, shape and wall thickness. However, people will always point to issues like weld fatigue. It can be a problem for some uses, including structural ones. Luckily, high quality tubes can have very strong welds and overcome many limitations. Continue reading

Should you choose ERW tubes for shop racks?

At Union Steel Tubes we understand why people look at ERW tube as an option for various different products. It can be great for creating pipelines, furniture, handrails, and more. It is also a top choice for all kinds of shop fittings, including racks, rails, and even counters. Below you can find out a little more about why you should consider the tubing for the racking for your shop fit out. Continue reading

ERW tubes offer users the ideal middle ground

We are perhaps the most well known ERW steel tube supplier West Midlands has working for it. The sheer quality of our merchandise is unbeatable. In addition, there is plenty of variety here to ensure that clients can find suitable solutions for their particular needs. Yet another thing that makes our business notable is the excellent customer care we offer. So, choose us whenever you need tubing. Continue reading

Separating stainless steel from carbon steel

The thing about tubing is that one size and shape is not going to work for every situation. This is why we have numerous sizes and types of stainless steel ERW tube available. With such a broad range, it is easier to satisfy the diverse needs of clients in various industries. So, whether you are looking for rectangular, square, oval, or round tubing, or big or small diameters, you can find it at Union Steel Tubes. Continue reading

Think twice about using seamless tubes over ERW ones

Our business has always taken pride in our ability to handle any size order for its clients. This is very important with specialist products like ERW tubing. People need these goods for specific purposes. As a result, we have to make certain that we get everything right. Our dedication to this and satisfying the clients are the reason we have become the best ERW steel tube supplier West Midlands has. Continue reading