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What is a travel stop?

A device which temporarily locks the movable parts of a Spring Hanger in a fixed position enabling a load to be transferred through the Spring Hanger to the supporting structure while maintaining the piping at a desired elevation during erection and/or Hydrostatic Testing.

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