How to Find Out What is Half of 3/4?

You may find yourself wondering, “What is half of 3/4?” If you’re trying to reduce a recipe, you may be confused on how to figure out how much sugar to add to the remaining portion. You may know the recipe calls for 3/4 cup sugar, but you don’t have an exact measure on hand. Plastic, […]

Concentric Bends

Concentric bends are a set of conduit bends that have a common center point, but have different centerline radii. Figure 1 shows three concentric bends produced from 2″ rigid conduit. Conduit 1 has a centerline radius of 20″. Conduit 2 has a centerline radius of 24 3/8″. Conduit 3 has a centerline radius of 28 […]

Center Of Bend

If you‘re an electrician, you probably already know how to find the center of a bend. But for those of us who don‘t work with conduit on a regular basis, it‘s not always so obvious. Here‘s a quick rundown of how to do it: How To Find Center of Bend Electricians often need to locate […]

Offset Bends

Offset bends are used to move a run of conduit from one plane to another.  An offset is normally used to bend the conduit around an obstruction, or to relocate the conduit close to a structural member to make it easier to fasten the conduit.  Figure 2 shows an example of an offset bend. Layout. […]

Segment Bends

Sample method to bend 3-1/2″ rigid conduit around a storage tank with a diameter of 160 feet. Segment bending is a method of bending conduit by making several small bends to produce one larger bend.  The method on this page illustrates a technique for bending a 3-1/2″ rigid conduit around a tank with a 160′ […]

Conduit Size

When it comes to electrical conduit, size does matter. The wrong size conduit can create problems with your electrical system, so it’s important to choose the right size for your needs. Here’s a look at what you need to know about conduit size so you can make the best choice for your home or business. […]

Conduit Bending

Conduit bending is the process of shaping electrical conduit into various forms in order to complete an installation. This can be done by hand, using a variety of hand tools specifically designed for the task, or by machine, using a conduit bender. The electrical trade generally uses rigid conduit, which is available in a variety […]

How Many 32 Ounces Are in a Gallon of Water?

How many ounces are in a gallon? A gallon contains 128 ounces of water. One quart contains about 16 ounces, so two 16.9 oz bottles would make up a quart. A single-use plastic water bottle is usually 16.9 oz, but there are many sizes. A gallon can contain as much as 4 quarts of water. […]

How Many Oz Are in a Gallon?

Whether you’re converting measurements or looking for the answer to your question, we have the answer to your gallon-related questions! A gallon of liquid is the equivalent of one hundred eighty fluid ounces. Its volume, however, can vary depending on the measurement system used. For example, the imperial gallon is a measurement system that consists […]

How to Convert Fractions of Cups

How to Convert Fractions of Cups? Knowing how to convert fractions of cups can be very useful for bakers. Whether you’re baking a cake or a chocolate cupcake, it’s helpful to have a reference to refer to. Half a cup is equal to six tablespoons. If you’re trying to make a cake, halving the recipe […]