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When do I use roller supports in a piping system?

Rollers are generally utilized when axial movement at the support location would generate swing angles in excess of 4 degrees on hanger type supports or when movement is greater than approximately an inch on base type supports.

72 Inch Roller Stands for a Cooling Tower
Roller Stands for a Cooling Tower

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