Reinforcing Saddles

Reinforcement for
Pipeline Branch Outlets

Full Encirclement


Sometimes branch outlet design dictates a little more reinforcement to run safely and meet code. That’s where WeldFit’s full encirclement saddles come into play. Our precision-made saddles are manufactured to a variety of specifications to help you meet ASME B31.3, B31.4, B31.8, and other industry codes.

  • Size-on-size or reduced branch outlets (down to 2”)
  • Many sizes and configurations ready to ship
  • Standard saddles available in A234 grade WPB and MSS SP-75
  • Stainless or high-yield stress material saddles can be made in-house to spec
  • Part 1 through Part 5 Full-Encirclement Reinforcing Saddles
  • Options for vent holes to prevent gas entrapment

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When a full-encirclement reinforcement saddle isn’t required. WeldFit also offers partial saddles that don’t cover the pipe’s circumference. Made in accordance with ASME B31.3 and B31.4 codes, we have the capabilities and facilities to make practically any common size, wall thickness, and material specification.

  • Keeps additional weight off of the line
  • Less material means a lower average cost
  • Complies with ASME B31.3 and B31.4
  • Available in a variety of sizes/thicknesses
  • Carbon steel, alloy or high-yield materials
  • Large inventory for short lead times

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