Different types of tube bends can be referred to by more than one title in New Zealand. It’s important to know the difference between short, medium, long and extra-long tube bends, which can be mistaken for determining the radius of the bend.

The medium bend is the largest seller and is a standard bend across most industries. Other bend types may be used in expanded or condensed situations and to align with existing process lines.

SHORT BEND – ZETAN

MEDIUM BEND – UNI

LONG BEND – NZ

EXTRA LONG BEND

Example:

A= Bend length
B= Bend leg
R= Radius