PDF files for all Tutorials can be read and downloaded from this page.

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For quick access of the desired Tutorial, Users can do the following.

1. In the "Search" option available in PEXit at the top, select the search category as "Software" and enter the keyword as "Tutorial" and press the icon "Search".
2. Again, in the PEXit "Search" option, select the Category as "Software", enter the specific keyword (for example, "Multiple" to locate Tutorial related to Multiple Thermal Loading) and then check the option "Search within Results" (Embedded Search) and press the icon "Search".

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After you have signed up with PEXit, you may also join "CAEPIPE Forum" and "Pipe Stress Forum" as follows.

At the Dashboard, select "My Circle", and enter "CAEPIPE Forum" in the Group Search text box and press "Search". From the results shown, press the option "Join" to connect to the forum. Once the Forum's Administrator accepts your request to join the Forum, you become a member of the CAEPIPE Forum where CAEPIPE Users worldwide discuss matters related to CAEPIPE.

In a similar way, you may join "Pipe Stress Forum" available under "My Circle > Groups" where numerous professionals from around the world discuss matters related to piping analysis.

You may invite other pipe stress professionals/CAEPIPE Users to join the "Pipe Stress Forum" and "CAEPIPE Forum".

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Tutorial for Basic Pipe Stress Analysis using CAEPIPE

Fundamentals of the piping design
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Tutorials for Modeling and Results Review using CAEPIPE

Steps to build pipe stress model, analyse and review results
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Tutorial on Pressure Design of Pipe and Pipe Fittings using CAEPIPE

Steps to perform pressure design of pipe and pipe fittings according to EN 13480-3 (2012)
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Tutorial on Analysis with Multiple Thermal Loads using CAEPIPE

Steps to perform piping flexibility analysis with multiple thermal loads
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Tutorial on Modeling of Expansion Joints using CAEPIPE

Examples illustrating the modeling of various types of expansion joints
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Tutorial for Modeling Victaulic Coupling in CAEPIPE

Steps to include Victaulic Coupling in piping flexibility analysis
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Tutorial for Modeling of MetraLoop in CAEPIPE

Steps for modeling and including MetraLoop in CAEPIPE analysis
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Tutorial for FRP Piping Modeling and Analysis using CAEPIPE

Steps to develop stress model, analyse and review results for Fiber Reinforced Piping (FRP)
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Tutorial for Jacketed Piping Modeling and Analysis using CAEPIPE

Steps to model, analyse and review results for jacketed piping
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Tutorial on Flange Qualification using CAEPIPE

Explains the procedure to qualify flanges
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Tutorial on Qualification of Nozzles to Equipment using CAEPIPE

Steps to qualify nozzles welded to spherical/cylindrical vessels such as pressure vessels, tanks, heat exchangers, etc.
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Tutorial on Local Shell Stresses at Nozzles to Equipment (WRC-537)

Steps to calculate local shell stresses as per WRC Bulletin 537 and evaluate those stresses as per ASME Section VIII, Division 2 for Nozzles attached to Cylindrical and Spherical Vessels
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Tutorial on Lug Evaluation using CAEPIPE

Steps to evaluate Hollow Circular Attachment (Lug) and Solid Rectangular Attachment (Lug) welded to Pipe
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Tutorial on Reduction of Support Loads with Cold Spring using CAEPIPE

Inclusion of cold springs to reduce support loads for operating load case(s)
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Tutorial for Rotating Equipment Compliance using CAEPIPE

Methodology to produce rotating equipment compliance reports for pumps, compressors and turbines
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Tutorial for Buried Piping Modeling and Analysis using CAEPIPE

Steps to model, analyse and review results for buried piping
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Tutorial for Response Spectrum Analysis using CAEPIPE

Steps to perform response spectrum analysis
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Tutorial for Pressure Relief Valve (PRV) Load Analysis using CAEPIPE

Simplified methodology to perform piping analysis for PRV loads
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Tutorial for Force Spectrum Analysis using CAEPIPE

Steps to perform pipe stress analysis with force spectrum loads
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Tutorial for Harmonic Analysis using CAEPIPE

Steps to analyse pipe stress models with harmonic loads
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Tutorial for Steam Hammer Analysis using CAEPIPE

Steps to perform time history analysis for steam hammer loads (i.e., fluid hammer analysis)
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Tutorial on Structural Analysis using BEAM elements of CAEPIPE

Steps to model and analyze equipment support frames
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