Pipe and Tube are manufactured and processed in similar methods and in many cases on the same process equipment.
So you may be wondering, what is the difference? Both appear to be similar cylindrical, hollow sections, but it is important to understand that each has its own specific characteristics which make them the best fit for different applications. Understanding these differences can help you better match the product to your application and ensures correct ordering with your supplier. This video module takes an in depth look at the similarities and disparities of pipe and tube.