Stainless Steel Nipple And Merchant Coupling From China Supplier

The stainless steel nipples are a small threaded connector while a merchant coupling directly joins two pipes using bolts for a stronger. Additionally, merchant couplings are preferable for permanent commercial/industrial installations.

Stainless Steel Nipple:

  1. Short length (typically 1-5 inches) of pipe with threaded ends.
  2. Used to connect two other pipes or fittings together.
  3. Requires threading connections which takes more time and skill.

Steel Merchant Coupling:

  1. Faster and easier to install than threading nipples.
  2. Provides a stronger mechanical joint than pipe threads.
  3. Commonly used for joining dissimilar pipe materials.