## Why You Must Give Your Customers A Pipe Diameter Tape Measure

Well, not all your customers need a pipe diameter tape measure. But these customers really need one. Why not give them one with your company logo imprinted on it?:

• Oilfield workers
• Gas field workers
• Plumbers

• Car repair people
• Boat repair people
• Arborists
• Pipeline inspectors
• Municipal utility workers
• HVAC installers and inspectors
• Architects
• Manufacturers
• Building contractors
• Building superintendents

If any of your customers are on this list, a pipe diameter tape measure  with your logo will be visible to them every work day.

## What Can A Pipe Diameter Measuring Tape Do For Me?

Most people don’t use a pipe diameter measuring tape. The reason is not that they don’t need one. The reason is that they don’t know how powerful it is. They don’t know what it can do for them. Just ask the people who use one every day:

• pipe installers
• plumbers
• pipeline inspectors
• pipeline installers and repairmen
• HVAC installers
• car mechanics
• boat mechanics
• oil and gas rig workers
• sport ball makers

They will tell you this: If you want to know the outside diameter of a pipe or any round object, just wrap the diameter tape around its circumference, and read the diameter on the tape. Simple. You don’t have to divide by pi. The best part of this: Even if the pipe is not perfectly round, the od diameter tape will give you the average outside diameter as if it were perfectly round.

## How to Measure the Diameter of a Pipe or Pipeline

Have you ever wondered how to measure the diameter of a pipe? Don’t feel alone. Many people have asked that question. The answer is quite simple. You need a diameter tape, and then watch this little 2 minute video. It’s as simple as measuring the length of a stick. You just need a pipe diameter tape to to the work for you, then a pencil to write down the answer.

Many people need a pipe diameter tape every day. Plumbers, oilfield repairmen, gas and oil well drillers, city water departments, tree experts, and pipe manufacturers all need to use a pipe diameter tape continuously in their job. Just watch this short video, and then purchase a diameter tape. It will make your job go much easier.

## Who in the World Needs a Pipe Diameter Measuring Tape

If you could wrap a pipe diameter measuring tape around the earth, you would get 7,917.5 mi diameter. That’s if the tape were calibrated in miles. But most diameter tapes are marked in inches or centimeters. Who in the world needs a pipe diameter measuring tape? These people do….

• gas and oil line repairmen and inspectors
• gas and oil line engineers
• oil rig drillers and inspectors
• pipeline engineers
• plumbers
• auto repair mechanics
• boat repair people
• arborists and foresters
• hose manufacturers
• ball manufacturers
• HVAC installers and designers
• engineers
• architects
• machinists

## How to Measure the Diameter of a Pipe

How do you measure the diameter of a pipe without the end of it exposed? That’s not a Dumb Question. It’s a real every day problem for those who need to work on a pipeline. You can’t cut into the pipe to measure it. Who needs the solution?
• Plumbers
• Oil & gas pipeline workers
• Pipeline estimators
• HVAC engineers and installers
• Electricians using metal and plastic conduit.
• Foresters and arborists

The answer, short and sweet: All you do is wrap a pipe diameter tape around the pipeline and read the diameter on the tape.

To see a short video of How to measure the diameter of a pipe, just click here.  Tapes are available at diameter-tapes.com.

## Who Uses A Pipe Diameter Tape Measure?

Most people never heard of a pipe diameter tape measure. But some people use them every day in their job. Who are these people?

• Plumbers
• Oil and gas drillers
• Pipe fitters
• Car Mechanics
• Boat repair Mechanics
• Water department workers
• Oil line pipe repair men
• Gas line pipe repair men
• Tree people, arborists
• Foresters
• Tree nurserymen

## 7 Common Misconceptions About Oilfield Tally Books

1. Oilfield tally books are just for oilfield workers. False. See the next item.
2. No one else needs these books. False. They are very useful to scorekeepers, foresters, linemen, cable guys, contractors, pipeline installers, well drillers, surveyors, and engineers.
3. They come in 1 size only. False. They come in 2 sizes. 8 5/16″ high and 6″ high.
4. They come in 1 style only. False. They come in many styles.
5. They cannot be printed with your logo. False. Your 1-color or full-color logo can be imprinted on the cover.
6. They cannot have a continuous imprint spanning the front and back cover. False. A full wrap is possible, with a full bleed.
7. They wear out fast. False. They are durable, and protected by a vinyl cover. A new option is the “stone pad”, an alternative to a paper pad. It is waterproof and tear-proof.

## 3 Signs You Should Invest in Pocket Diameter Tape Measures

Diameter tape measures are used by plumbers, oil and gas drilling companies, and tree people. When should you buy some diameter tape measures? Here are 3 clues:

1. The shop’s diameter tapes are too large to put in your pocket when you need to go into the field and measure some pipelines.
2. You don’t want to use a regular measuring tape and divide by pi.
3. You want to be always prepared in case you need to find the diameter of a pipeline when you are away from the shop.