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How much does acrylic sheet weigh?
Date: 12/10/2010
Summary: Average weight of acrylic sheet per square foot.
1648 user(s) found this useful.
What's the difference between tubing and hose and which do I need?
Date: 10/04/2013
Summary: An overview on choosing the right tubing or hose for the job.
594 user(s) found this useful.
Tips for Storing and Shipping in Plastic Drums & Barrels
Date: 11/27/2019
Summary: Things to consider when shipping and storing materials in drums.
568 user(s) found this useful.
What is a Spigot (SPIG), and how does it differ from Socket and Hub?
Date: 05/30/2008
Summary: What the difference is between spigot and socket or hub.
534 user(s) found this useful.
What is the difference between NPT and NPS thread?
Date: 03/13/2015
Summary: NPT vs. NPS
473 user(s) found this useful.
What is the difference between standard PVC pipe and furniture-grade PVC pipe?
Date: 08/17/2007
Summary: The differences between furniture-grade and standard PVC pipe and fittings
424 user(s) found this useful.
What is Santopreneā„¢?
Date: 03/12/2015
Summary: Santopreneā„¢ Thermoplastic Vulcanizate
374 user(s) found this useful.
What is the difference between NSF-61 and NSF-51?
Date: 10/19/2007
Summary: A brief description of what the NSF-61 and NSF-51 cover.
273 user(s) found this useful.
What is the difference between Schedule 40 PVC and Drain and Sewer PVC pipe?
Date: 08/06/2008
Summary: Dimensions of the SCH 40 PVC pipe and the Drain and Sewer PVC pipe.
264 user(s) found this useful.
What's the difference between LDPE, LLDPE, MDPE, HDPE, XLPE and UHMW sheeting?
Date: 08/13/2008
Summary: Brief description of each type of polyethylene.
247 user(s) found this useful.