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API 5L Pipe

API 5L PIPE Specifications

Product Name API 5L PIPE
Category  ERW PIPES
Grades API 5L Grade B, X42, X52, X56, X60, X65, X70, X80
Outer Diameter Range 1/2” to 2”, 3”, 4”, 6”, 8”, 10”, 12”, 16 inches, 18 inches, 20 inches, 24 inches up to 40 inches.
Thickness Schedule SCH 10. SCH 20, SCH 40, SCH STD, SCH 80, SCH XS, to SCH 160
Manufacturing Types ERW (Hot Rolled and Cold Rolled)
Ends Type Bevelled ends, Plain ends
Length Range SRL (Single Random Length), DRL (Double Random Length), 20 FT (6 meters), 40FT (12 meters) or, customized

Protection Caps in plastic or iron

Surface Treatment Natural, Varnished, Black Painting, FBE, 3PE (3LPE), 3PP, CWC (Concrete Weight Coated) CRA Clad or Lined

What is API 5L PIPE?

Dmsons Metal Pvt. Ltd. is renowned as the leading manufacturer, supplier, and stockist of high-quality ERW Pipes. API 5L Pipe is a type of steel pipe that adheres to the stringent standards set by the American Petroleum Institute (API) for the transportation of oil, gas, and other fluids within the petroleum and natural gas industries. Its ERW construction ensures that it is free from any welded joints or seams, eliminating weak points and enhancing its strength and durability. 

API 5L pipes are manufactured from high-quality steel, making them capable of withstanding the high pressure, stress, and harsh environmental conditions encountered in oil and gas transmission. They offer uniformity, consistency, and reliable performance throughout their length, meeting the demanding requirements of energy transport over long distances. These pipes come in various sizes and grades, tailored for specific applications and operating conditions. Their corrosion resistance can be further improved through coatings or linings, allowing them to tackle challenging environments.

API 5L pipes serve as the backbone of extensive pipelines that connect production sites to refineries, distribution centers, and consumers, playing a pivotal role in the efficient and reliable transportation of vital energy resources.

Dmsons Metal Pvt. Ltd. is the leading supplier and stockist of API 5L Pipe in Mumbai, India. We conduct various types of tests to check the quality of our product, such as chemical tests, hardness tests, toughness tests, flaring tests, flattening tests, mechanical tests, and many other tests. The company also offers the best packaging facility for our customers.

API 5L Equivalent Grades

Line Pipe Materials: Werkstoff vs EN vs API
Werkstoff/DIN EN API
1.0486   StE 285 API 5L Grade X42
1.0562   StE 355 P355N API 5L Grade X52
1.8902   StE 420 P420N API 5L Grade X60
1.8905   StE 460 P460N API 5L Grade X70
High Yield Steel Pipes
1.0457   StE 240.7 L245NB API 5L Grade B
1.0484   StE 290.7 L290NB API 5L Grade X42
1.0582   StE 360.7 L360NB API 5L Grade X52
1.8972   StE 415.7 L415NB API 5L Grade X60


API 5L Chemical Composition

API 5L Grades API 5L Chemical Composition
    C Si Mn P S V Nb Ti
API 5L X42 0.16 0.45 1.65 0.020 0.010 0.07 0.05 0.04
API 5L X52 0.16 0.45 1.65 0.020 0.010 0.07 0.05 0.04
API 5L X60 0.16 0.45 1.65 0.020 0.010 0.08 0.05 0.04
API 5L X65 0.16 0.45 1.65 0.020 0.010 0.09 0.05 0.06
API 5L X70 0.17 0.45 1.75 0.020 0.010 0.10 0.05 0.06


API 5L Grades Grade Yield Strength Tensile Strength  Yield to Tensile  Elongation
     min. (KSI) min. (KSI) Ratio (max) %
API 5L X42 42 60 0.93 23
API 5L X52 52 66 0.93 21
API 5L X60 60 75 0.93 23
API 5L X65 65 77 0.93 18
API 5L X70 70 82 0.93 17


‎API 5L PIPE Price in India 

If you are looking to purchase API 5L PIPE, it’s important to know the current market price. The API 5L PIPE price can vary depending on the size, thickness, and quality of the material. Dmsons offers the best price in the market and ready stock available are listed below: –

API 5L X42
API 5L X52
API 5L X60
API 5L X65
API 5L X70

Please note that the prices may vary based on the quantity, location, and other factors. For accurate pricing and further details, please feel free to contact us.

API 5L PIPE Applications 

API 5L Pipe finds widespread applications in the oil and gas industry due to its superior properties and compliance with API 5L standards. Some of the key applications of API 5L Pipe are as follows:

  1. Petroleum Refineries: API 5L Pipe is employed in petroleum refineries for the transfer of refined products, such as gasoline, diesel, and aviation fuel, between various refining units and storage tanks.
  2. Oil and Gas Transmission: API 5L Pipe is primarily used for the transportation of crude oil, natural gas, and other petroleum products from production sites to refineries and distribution centers. It forms the backbone of long-distance pipelines, ensuring efficient and reliable energy supply.
  3. Offshore and Subsea Pipelines: API 5L Pipe is utilized in offshore and subsea applications, where pipelines are laid on the seabed to transport oil and gas from offshore drilling platforms to onshore facilities.
  4. Natural Gas Distribution: API 5L Pipe is used in the distribution of natural gas from processing plants to end consumers through extensive natural gas distribution networks.
  5. LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) Facilities: API 5L Pipe is utilized in LNG facilities to transport liquefied natural gas from production facilities to storage tanks and regasification terminals.
  6. Power Generation: ERW pipes are essential in power plants for steam and water transportation in boilers, superheater, and heat exchangers.
  7. Oil and Gas Exploration: API 5L Pipe is employed in exploration activities for drilling and production purposes, connecting wellheads to processing facilities.
  8. Water Infrastructure: In some cases, API 5L Pipe is used in water supply infrastructure for large-diameter pipelines, especially in regions where steel is the preferred material.
  9. Automotive Industry: API 5L Pipe is used in the automotive sector for manufacturing exhaust systems and fuel injection lines.
  10. Structural and Mechanical Applications: API 5L Pipe finds use in various structural and mechanical applications, such as building frameworks, bridges, and mechanical components.

The versatility, strength, and reliability of API 5L Pipe make it an indispensable component in critical applications across multiple industries, ensuring the efficient and safe transportation of fluids and energy resources.

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About Company

Dmsons Metal Pvt. Ltd. is a leading company specializing in the manufacturing, supplying, wholesaling, and stockholding of API 5L Pipes. With a strong reputation in the industry, Dmsons Metal has established itself as a prime manufacturer and supplier of high-quality API 5L pipes. The company is known for its commitment to delivering products that meet the highest standards of quality, durability, and performance. With a dedicated team of experts and state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities, Dmsons Metal Pvt. Ltd. ensures the production of API 5L Pipes that possess exceptional mechanical properties, including high tensile strength and impact resistance. As a reliable wholesaler and stockist, the company maintains a comprehensive inventory of API 5L pipes, allowing for prompt and efficient order fulfilment. With a customer-centric approach, competitive pricing, and a strong focus on customer satisfaction, Dmsons Metal Pvt. Ltd. has become a trusted partner for clients seeking top-quality API 5L pipes.

Market Area

We Supply API 5L PIPES Plates & Sheets  Plates in listed cities in India: –
Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, New Delhi, Pune, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Surat, Salem, Gandhinagar, Bhiwandi, Tiruppur, Sivakasi, Jamnagar, Thiruvananthapuram, Rajahmundry, Bhubaneswar, Vijaywada, Firozabad, Bokaro Steel City, Rajkot, Bharuch, Panna, Raipur, Cochin, Ludhiana, Panipat, Durgapur, Peenya, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Channa Patna, Kharagpur, Nashik, Bareilly, Varanasi, Haldia, Rourkela, Bangalore, Moradabad, Indore, Visakhapatnam, Trivandrum, Pithampur, Dibrugarh, Angul, Gwalior, Coimbatore, Kannur, Nagpur, Vadodara, Rudrapur, Noida, Agra, Bhagalpur, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Ratnagiri, Kanpur, Thane, Bhopal, Durg-Bhilainagar, Jabalpur, Lucknow, Ghaziabad

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