Below are standard frequently asked questions at Detroit Nipple Work. If you have more questions, please feel free to give us a call at 313.872.6370 or use our easy contact form.

What Size Nipples can you manufacture?

We can manufacture 1/8” thru 12” NPT

Can you manufacture BSPT Threads?

Yes ½” thru 6”

Can you manufacture NPT X BSPT?

We can thread 1/8” x CLOSE thru  12” X 42’ Npt and ½” X 4” thru 6” X 42’

What types of material do you carry?

We carry Carbon Steel A-53, A-106 in Pipe Black, Galvanized and Pickled and Oiled
A-312 in Stainless Steel pipe T-304-T-316
Carbon Steel and Stainless Steel forged flanges ½” thru 30”
Carbon and Stainless steel mechanical Tubing

Can you cut to size?

Yes our cutting capacity is 1/8” thru 24” OD

Will you cut and thread custom material?

Yes, we will

Do you have to purchase a full length of material?

No, we will cut to any length you require either pipe or mechanical tube

Can you bend materials?

Yes, we can bend and fabricate

Do you cut tubing?

Yes, our capacity for Tubing is 18” X 24”

Can you Miter Cut?

Yes, Miter X Square cut. On some materials, we can compound cut or cut up to 70 degrees.

Do you have a minimum order?


Do you Carry Rectangular tubing?

Yes in some sizes.  Mostly Mechanical and Stainless tubing.

Do You Stock Domestic?

Yes, we stock Domestic-Canadian and Import!

How Do You Ship?

We ship locally with our trucks or use UPS and Common Carrier.

How Long Have You Been in Business?

Since 1934

What Industries Do You Service?

Mechanical Contractors
Electrical Contractors
O. E. M.’s
Piping Contractors
Petroleum Industries
Fire Protection
Paper Mills
Steel Mills