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TrirnMaterialSeatDiscBackseatStemNotes
1 410 410 410 410 410  
2 304 304 304 304 304  
3 F310 310 310 310 310

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4 Hard 410 Hard 410 Hard 410 410 410 Seats 750 BHN min.
5 Hardfaced Stellite Stellite 410 410  
5A Hardfaced Ni-Cr Ni-Cr 410 410  
6 410 and Cu-Ni Cu-Ni 410 410 410  
7 410 and Hard 410 Hard 410 Hard 410 410 410 Seats 750 BHN min.
8 410 and Hardfaced Stellite 410 410 410  
8A 410 and Hardfaced Ni-Cr 410 410 410  
9 Monel Monel Monel Monel Monel  
10 316 316 316 316 316  
11 Monel and Hardfaced Stellite Monel Monel Monel  
12 316 and Hardfaced Stellite 316 316 316  
13 Alloy 20 Alloy 20 Alloy 20 Alloy 20 Alloy 20  
14 Alloy 20 and Hardfaced Stellite Alloy 20 Alloy 20 Alloy 20  
15 304 and Hardfaced Stellite Stellite 304 304  
16 316 and Hardfaced Stellite Stellite 316 316  
17 347 and Hardfaced Stellite Stellite 347 347  
18 Alloy 20 and Hardfaced Stellite Stellite Alloy 20 Alloy 20  

 

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ASME/ANSI B16 - Standards of Pipes and Fittings

The ASME B16 Standards covers pipes and fittings in cast iron , cast bronze, wrought copper and steel The ASME - American Society of Mechanical Engineers - ASME/ANSI B16 Standards covers pipes and fittings in cast iron , cast bronze, wrought copper and steel.

ASME/ANSI B16.1 - 1998 - Cast Iron Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings
This Standard for Classes 25, 125, and 250 Cast Iron Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings covers:

  1. pressure-temperature ratings,
  2. sizes and method of designating openings of reducing fittings,
  3. marking,
  4. minimum requirements for materials,
  5. dimensions and tolerances,
  6. bolt, nut, and gasket dimensions and
  7. tests.

ASME/ANSI B16.3 - 1998 - Malleable Iron Threaded Fittings
This Standard for threaded malleable iron fittings Classes 150, and 300 provides requirements for the following:

  1. pressure-temperature ratings
  2. size and method of designating openings of reducing fittings
  3. marking
  4. materials
  5. dimensions and tolerances
  6. threading
  7. coatings

ASME/ANSI B16.4 - 1998 - Cast Iron Threaded Fittings
This Standard for gray iron threaded fittings, Classes 125 and 250 covers:

  1. pressure-temperature ratings
  2. size and method of designating openings of reducing fittings
  3. marking
  4. material
  5. dimensions and tolerances
  6. threading, and
  7. coatings

ASME/ANSI B16.5 - 1996 - Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings
The ASME B16.5 - 1996 Pipe Flanges and Flange Fittings standard covers pressure-temperature ratings, materials, dimensions, tolerances, marking, testing, and methods of designating openings for pipe flanges and flanged fittings.

The standard includes flanges with rating class designations 150, 300, 400, 600, 900, 1500, and 2500 in sizes NPS 1/2 through NPS 24, with requirements given in both metric and U.S units. The Standard is limited to flanges and flanged fittings made from cast or forged materials, and blind flanges and certain reducing flanges made from cast, forged, or plate materials. Also included in this Standard are requirements and recommendations regarding flange bolting, flange gaskets, and flange joints.

ASME/ANSI B16.9 - 2001 - Factory-Made Wrought Steel Buttwelding Fittings
This Standard covers overall dimensions, tolerances, ratings, testing, and markings for wrought factory-made buttwelding fittings in sizes NPS 1/2 through 48 (DN 15 through 1200).

ASME/ANSI B16.10 - 2000 - Face-to-Face and End-to-End Dimensions of Valves
This Standard covers face-to-face and end-to-end dimensions of straightway valves, and center-to face and center-to-end dimensions of angle valves. Its purpose is to assure installation interchangeability for valves of a given material, type size, rating class, and end connection

ASME/ANSI B16.11 - 2001 - Forged Steel Fittings, Socket-Welding and Threaded
This Standard covers ratings, dimensions, tolerances, marking and material requirements for forged fittings, both socket-welding and threaded.

ASME/ANSI B16.12 - 1998 - Cast Iron Threaded Drainage Fittings
This Standard for cast iron threaded drainage fittings covers:

  1. size and method of designating openings in reducing fittings
  2. marking
  3. materials
  4. dimensions and tolerances
  5. threading
  6. ribs
  7. coatings
  8. face bevel discharge nozzles, input shafts, base plates, and foundation bolt holes (see Tables 1 and 2).

ASME/ANSI B16.14 - 1991 - Ferrous Pipe Plugs, Bushings and Locknuts with Pipe Threads
This Standard for Ferrous Pipe Plugs, Bushings, and Locknuts with Pipe Threads covers:

  1. pressure-temperature ratings:
  2. size;
  3. marking;
  4. materials;
  5. dimensions and tolerances;
  6. threading; and
  7. pattern taper.

ASME/ANSI B16.15 - 1985 (R1994) - Cast Bronze Threaded Fittings
This Standard pertains primarily to cast Class 125and Class 250 bronze threaded pipe fittings. Certain requirements also pertain to wrought or cast plugs, bushings, couplings, and caps. This Standard covers:

  1. pressure-temperature ratings;
  2. size and method of designating openings of reducing pipe fittings;
  3. marking;
  4. minimum requirements for casting quality and materials;
  5. dimensions and tolerances in U.S. customary and metric (SI) units;
  6. threading.

ASME/ANSI B16.18 - 1984 (R1994) - Cast Copper Alloy Solder Joint Pressure Fittings
This Standard for cast copper alloy solder joint pressure fittings designed for use with copper water tube, establishes requirements for:

  1. Pressure-temperature ratings;
  2. Abbreviations for end connections;
  3. Sizes and method of designating openings of fittings;
  4. Marking;
  5. Material;
  6. Dimensions and tolerances; and
  7. Tests.

ASME/ANSI B16.20 - 1998 - Metallic Gaskets for Pipe Flanges-Ring-Joint, Spiral-Would, and Jacketed
This standard covers materials, dimensions, tolerances, and markings for metal ring-joint gaskets, spiral-wound metal gaskets, and metal jacketed gaskets and filler material. These gaskets are dimensionally suitable for used with flanges described in the reference flange standards ASME/ANSI B16.5, ASME B16.47, and API-6A. This standard covers spiral-wound metal gaskets and metal jacketed gaskets for use with raised face and flat face flanges. Replaces API-601 or API-601.

ASME/ANSI B16.21 - 1992 - Nonmetallic Flat Gaskets for Pipe Flanges
This Standard for nonmetallic flat gaskets for bolted flanged joints in piping includes:

  1. types and sizes;
  2. materials;
  3. dimensions and allowable tolerances.

ASME/ANSI B16.22 - 1995 - Wrought Copper and Copper Alloy Solder Joint Pressure Fittings
The Standard establishes specifications for wrought copper and wrought copper alloy, solder-joint, seamless fittings, designed for use with seamless copper tube conforming to ASTM B 88 (water and general plumbing systems), B 280 (air conditioning and refrigeration service), and B 819 (medical gas systems), as well as fittings intended to be assembled with soldering materials conforming to ASTM B 32, brazing materials conforming to AWS A5.8, or with tapered pipe thread conforming to ASME B1.20.1. This Standard is allied with ASME B16.18, which covers cast copper alloy pressure fittings. It provides requirements for fitting ends suitable for soldering. This Standard covers:

  1. pressure temperature ratings;
  2. abbreviations for end connections;
  3. size and method of designating openings of fittings;
  4. marking;
  5. material;
  6. dimension and tolerances; and
  7. tests.

ASME/ANSI B16.23 - 1992 - Cast Copper Alloy Solder Joint Drainage Fittings (DWV)
The Standard establishes specifications for cast copper alloy solder joint drainage fittings, designed for use in drain, waste, and vent (DWV) systems. These fittings are designed for use with seamless copper tube conforming to ASTM B 306, Copper Drainage Tube (DWV), as well as fittings intended to be assembled with soldering materials conforming to ASTM B 32, or tapered pipe thread conforming to ASME B1.20.1. This standard is allied with ASME B16.29, Wrought Copper and Wrought Copper Alloy Solder Joint Drainage Fittings - DWV. It provides requirements for fitting ends suitable for soldering. This standard covers:

  1. description;
  2. pitch (slope);
  3. abbreviations for end connections;
  4. sizes and methods for designing openings for reducing fittings;
  5. marking;
  6. material; and
  7. dimensions and tolerances.

ASME/ANSI B16.24 - 1991 (R1998) - Cast Copper Alloy Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings
This Standard for Classes 25, 125, 250, and 800 Cast Iron Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings covers:

  1. pressure temperature ratings,
  2. sizes and methods of designating openings for reduced fittings,
  3. marking,
  4. minimum requirements for materials,
  5. dimensions and tolerances,
  6. bolt, nut, and gasket dimensions, and
  7. tests.

ASME/ANSI B16.25 - 1997 - Buttwelding Ends
The Standard covers the preparation of butt welding ends of piping components to be joined into a piping system by welding. It includes requirements for welding bevels, for external and internal shaping of heavy-wall components, and for preparation of internal ends (including dimensions and tolerances). Coverage includes preparation for joints with the following.

  1. no backing rings;
  2. split or non continuous backing rings;
  3. solid or continuous backing rings;
  4. consumable insert rings;
  5. gas tungsten are welding (GTAW) of the root pass. Details of preparation for any backing ring must be specified in ordering the component.

ASME/ANSI B16.26 - 1988 - Cast Copper Alloy Fittings for Flared Copper Tubes
This standard for Cast Copper Alloy Fitting for Flared Copper Tubes covers:

  1. pressure rating;
  2. material;
  3. size;
  4. threading;
  5. marking.

ASME/ANSI B16.28 - 1994 - Wrought Steel Buttwelding Short Radius Elbows and Returns
This Standard covers ratings, overall dimensions, testing, tolerances, and markings for wrought carbon and alloy steel buttwelding short radius elbows and returns. The term wrought denotes fittings made of pipe, tubing, plate, or forgings.

ASME/ANSI B16.29 - 1994 - Wrought Copper and Wrought Copper Alloy Solder Joint Drainage Fittings (DWV)
The standard for wrought copper and wrought copper alloy solder joint drainage fittings, designed for use with copper drainage tube, covers:

  1. Description,
  2. Pitch (slope),
  3. Abbreviations for End Connections,
  4. Sizes and Method of Designating Openings for Reducing Fittings,
  5. Marking,
  6. Material,
  7. Dimensions and Tolerances.

ASME/ANSI B16.33 - 1990 - Manually Operated Metallic Gas Valves for Use in Gas Piping Systems Up to 125 psig
General This Standard covers requirements for manually operated metallic valves sizes NPS 1.2 through NPS 2, for outdoor installation as gas shut-off valves at the end of the gas service line and before the gas regulator and meter where the designated gauge pressure of the gas piping system does not exceed 125 psi (8.6 bar). The Standard applies to valves operated in a temperature environment between .20 degrees F and 150 degrees F (.29 degrees C and 66 degrees C). Design This Standard sets forth the minimum capabilities, characteristics, and properties, which a valve at the time of manufacture must possess, in order to be considered suitable for use in gas piping systems.

ASME/ANSI B16.34 - 1996 - Valves - Flanged, Threaded, and Welding End
This standard applies to new valve construction and covers pressure-temperature ratings, dimensions, tolerances, materials, nondestructive examination requirements, testing, and marking for cast, forged, and fabricated flanged, threaded, and welding end, and wafer or flangeless valves of steel, nickel-base alloys, and other alloys shown in Table 1. Wafer or flangeless valves, bolted or through-bolt types, that are installed between flanges or against a flange shall be treated as flanged end valves.

ASME/ANSI B16.36 - 1996 - Orifice Flanges
This Standard covers flanges (similar to those covered in ASME B16.5) that have orifice pressure differential connections. Coverage is limited to the following:

  1. welding neck flanges Classes 300, 400, 600, 900, 1500, and 2500
  2. slip-on and threaded Class 300

Orifice, Nozzle and Venturi Flow Rate Meters ASME/ANSI B16.38 - 1985 (R1994) - Large Metallic Valves for Gas Distribution The standard covers only manually operated metallic valves in nominal pipe sizes 2 1/2 through 12 having the inlet and outlet on a common center line, which are suitable for controlling the flow of gas from open to fully closed, for use in distribution and service lines where the maximum gage pressure at which such distribution piping systems may be operated in accordance with the code of federal regulations (cfr), title 49, part 192, transportation of natural and other gas by pipeline; minimum safety standard, does not exceed 125 psi (8.6 bar). Valve seats, seals and stem packing may be nonmetallic.

ASME/ANSI B16.39 - 1986 (R1998) - Malleable Iron Threaded Pipe Unions
This Standard for threaded malleable iron unions, classes 150, 250, and 300, provides requirements for the following:

  1. design
  2. pressure-temperature ratings
  3. size
  4. marking
  5. materials
  6. joints and seats
  7. threads
  8. hydrostatic strength
  9. tensile strength
  10. air pressure test
  11. sampling
  12. coatings
  13. dimensions

ASME/ANSI B16.40 - 1985 (R1994) - Manually Operated Thermoplastic Gas
The Standard covers manually operated thermoplastic valves in nominal sizes 1.2 through 6 (as shown in Table 5). These valves are suitable for use below ground in thermoplastic distribution mains and service lines. The maximum pressure at which such distribution piping systems may be operated is in accordance with the Code of Federal Regulation (CFR) Title 49, Part 192, Transportation of Natural and Other Gas by Pipeline; Minimum Safety Standards, for temperature ranges of .20 deg. F to 100 deg. F (.29 deg. C to 38 deg. C). This Standard sets qualification requirements for each nominal valve size for each valve design as a necessary condition for demonstrating conformance to this Standard. This Standard sets requirements for newly manufactured valves for use in below ground piping systems for natural gas [includes synthetic natural gas (SNG)], and liquefied petroleum (LP) gases (distributed as a vapor, with or without the admixture of air) or mixtures thereof.

ASME/ANSI B16.42 - 1998 - Ductile Iron Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings, Classes 150 and 300
The Standard covers minimum requirements for Class 150 and 300 cast ductile iron pipe flanges and flanged fittings. The requirements covered are as follows:

  1. pressure-temperature ratings
  2. sizes and method of designating openings
  3. marking
  4. materials
  5. dimensions and tolerances
  6. blots, nuts, and gaskets
  7. tests

ASME/ANSIB16.44 - 1995 - Manually Operated Metallic Gas Valves for Use in House Piping Systems
This Standard applies to new valve construction and covers quarter turn manually operated metallic valves in sizes NPS 1/2-2 which are intended for indoor installation as gas shutoff valves when installed in indoor gas piping between a gas meter outlet & the inlet connection to a gas appliance.

ASME/ANSI B16.45 - 1998 - Cast Iron Fittings for Solvent Drainage Systems
The Standard for cast iron drainage fittings used on self-aerating, one-pipe Solvent drainage systems, covers the following:

  1. description
  2. sizes and methods for designating openings for reducing fittings
  3. marking
  4. material
  5. pitch
  6. design
  7. dimensions and tolerances
  8. tests

ASME/ANSI B16.47 - 1996 - Large Diameter Steel Flanges: NPS 26 through NPS 60
This Standard covers pressure-temperature ratings, materials, dimensions, tolerances, marking, and testing for pipe flanges in sizes NPS 26 through NPS 60 and in ratings Classes 75, 150,0300, 400, 600, and 900. Flanges may be cast, forged, or plate (for blind flanges only) materials. Requirements and recommendations regarding bolting and gaskets are also included.

ASME/ANSI B16.48 - 1997 - Steel Line Blanks
The Standard covers pressure-temperature ratings, materials, dimensions, tolerances, marking, and testing for operating line blanks in sizes NPS 1/2 through NPS 24 for installation between ASME B16. 5 flanges in the 150, 300, 600, 900, 1500, and 2500 pressure classes.

ASME/ANSI B16.49 - 2000 - Factory-Made Wrought Steel Buttwelding Induction Bends for Transportation and Distribution Systems
This Standard covers design, material, manufacturing, testing, marking, and inspection requirements for factory-made pipeline bends of carbon steel materials having controlled chemistry and mechanical properties, produced by the induction bending process, with or without tangents. This Standard covers induction bends for transportation and distribution piping applications (e.g., ASME B31.4, B31.8, and B31.11) Process and power piping have differing requirements and materials that may not be appropriate for the restrictions and examinations described herein, and therefore are not included in this Standard.

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ASTM Material Information

   CarbonManganesePhosphorusSulpherSiliconChromiumMolybdenumNickel
ASTM GradeDescriptionTemperature rangeCMnPSSiCrMoNi
ASTM A216-WCB Cast Carbon Steel -20 to 800 deg F 0.30 max 1.00 max 0.04 max 0.045 max 0.60 max 0.50 max 0.20 max 0.50 max
ASTM A105 Forged Carbon Steel -20 to 800 deg F 0.35 max 0.60 to 1.05 0.040 max 0.050 max 0.10 to 0.35 0.30 max 0.12 max 0.40 max
ASTM A352-LCB Low Temp Cast Carbon Steel -50 to 800 deg F 0.30 max 1.00 max 0.04 max 0.045 max 0.60 max 0.50 max 0.20 max 0.50 max
ASTM A350-LF2 Low Temp Forged Carbon Steel -50 to 800 deg. F 0.30 max 0.60 to 1.35 0.035 max 0.040 max 0.15 to 0.30 0.30 max 0.12 max 0.40 max
ASTM A217-WC6 1 1/4% Chrome, 1/2% Molybdenum -20 to 1100 deg. F 0.05 to 0.20 0.50 to 0.80 0.04 max 0.045 max 0.60 max 1.00 to 1.50 0.45 to 0.65 0.50 max*
ASTM A182-F11 1 1 1/4% Chrome, 1/2% Molybdenum -20 to 1100 deg. F 0.05 to 0.15 0.30 to 0.60 0.030 max 0.030 max 0.50 to 1.00 1.00 to 1.50 0.44 to 0.65 ...
ASTM A182-F11 2 or 3 1 1/4% Chrome, 1/2% Molybdenum -20 to 1100 deg. F 0.10 to 0.20 0.30 to 0.80 0.040 max 0.040 max 0.50 to 1.00 1.00 to 1.50 0.44 to 0.65 ...
ASTM A217-WC9 2 1/4% Chrome, 1% Molybdenum -20 to 1100 deg.F 0.05 to 0.18 0.40 to 0.70 0.04 max 0.045 max 0.60 max 2.00 to 2.75 0.90 to 1.20 0.50 max*
ASTM A182-F22 2 1/4% Chrome, 1% Molybdenum -20 to 1100 deg.F 0.05 to 0.15 0.30 to 0.60 0.04 0.04 0.50 max 2.00 to 2.50 0.87 to 1.13 ...
ASTM A217-C5 5% Chrome, 1/2% Molybdenum -20 to 1200 deg. F) 0.20 max 0.40 to 0.70 0.04 max 0.045 max 0.75 max 4.00 to 6.50 0.45 to 0.65 0.50 max*
ASTM A182-F5 5% Chrome, 1/2% Molybdenum -20 to 1200 deg. F 0.15 max 0.30 to 0.60 0.030 max 0.030 max 0.50 max 4.00 to 6.00 0.44 to 0.65 0.50 max
ASTM A217-C12 9% Chrome, 1% Molybdenum -20 to 1200 deg. F 0.20 max 0.35 to 0.65 0.04 max 0.045 max 1.00 max 8.00 to 10.00 0.90 to 1.20 0.50 max*
ASTM A182-F6a Cr13, 410ss, or F6 contact office 0.15 max 1.00 max 0.04 0.03 1.00 max 11.5 to 13.5 ... 0.50 max
ASTM A351-CF8 18-8S, Cast 304ss absolute zero to 1500 deg. F 0.08 max 1.50 max 0.040 max 0.040 max 2.00 max 18.0 to 21.0 0.50 max 8.0 to 11.0
ASTM A182-F304 Forged 304ss absolute zero to 1500 deg. F 0.08 max 2.00 max 0.045 0.03 1.00 max 18.0 to 20.0 ... 8.0 to 11.0
ASTM A182-F304L Forged Low Carbon 304ss absolute zero to 850 deg. F 0.035 max 2.00 max 0.045 0.03 1.00 max 18.0 to 20.0 ... 8.0 to 13.0
ASTM A351-CF8M 18-8SMo, Cast 316ss absolute zero to 1500 deg. F 0.08 max 1.50 max 0.040 max 0.040 max 1.50 max 18.0 to 21.0 2.0 to 3.0 9.0 to 12.0
ASTM A182-F316 Forged 316ss absolute zero to 1500 deg. F 0.08 max 2.00 max 0.045 0.03 1.00 max 16.0 to 18.0 2.00 to 3.0 10.0 to 14.0
ASTM A182-F316L Forged Low Carbon 316ss absolute zero to 850 deg. F 0.035 max 2.00 max 0.045 0.03 1.00 max 16.0 to 18.0 2.00 to 3.0 10.0 to 15.0
ASTM A351-CN7M** Cast Alloy 20 absolute zero to 300 deg. F 0.07 max 1.50 max 0.040 max 0.040 max 1.50 max 19.0 to 22.0 2.0 to 3.0 27.5 to 30.5
ASTM A494-M-35-1/2** Cast Monel contact office 0.35 max 1.50 max 0.03 max 0.03 max **see note ... ... balance

 

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ASTM International - Standards for Steel Pipes, Tubes and Fittings

The ASTM standards covers various types of steel pipes, tubes and fittings for high-temperature service, ordinary use and special applications such as fire protection use The ASTM International specifications for steel tubes list standard requirements for boiler and superheater tubes, general service tubes, steel tubes in refinery service, heat exchanger and condenser tubes, mechanical and structural tubing.

Steel Pipes

A53 - A53/A53M-99b - Specification for Pipe, Steel, Black and Hot-Dipped, Zinc-Coated, Welded and Seamless
A74 - A74-98 - Specification for Cast Iron Soil Pipe and Fittings
A106 - A106-99e1 - Specification for Seamless Carbon Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Service
A126 - A126-95e1 - Specification for Grey Iron Castings for Valves, Flanges, and Pipe Fittings
A134 - A134-96 - Specification for Pipe, Steel, Electric-Fusion (Arc)-Welded (Sizes NPS 16 and Over)
A135 - A135-97c - Specification for Electric-Resistance-Welded Steel Pipe
A139 - A139-96e1 - Specification for Electric-Fusion (Arc)-Welded Steel Pipe (NPS 4 and Over)
A182 - A182/A182M-99 - Specification for Forged or Rolled Alloy-Steel Pipe Flanges, Forged Fittings, and Valves and Parts for High-Temperature Service
A252 - A252-98 - Specification for Welded and Seamless Steel Pipe Piles
A312 - A312/A312M-00 - Specification for Seamless and Welded Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipes
A333 - A333/A333M-99 - Specification for Seamless and Welded Steel Pipe for Low-Temperature Service
A335 - A335/A335M-99 - Specification for Seamless Ferritic Alloy-Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Service
A338 - A338-84 (1998) - Specification for Malleable Iron Flanges, Pipe Fittings, and Valve Parts for Railroad, Marine, and Other Heavy Duty Service at Temperatures Up to 650°F (345°C)
A358 - A358/A358M-98 - Specification for Electric-Fusion-Welded Austenitic Chromium-Nickel Alloy Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Service
A369 - A369/A369M-92 - Specification for Carbon and Ferritic Alloy Steel Forged and Bored Pipe for High-Temperature Service
A376 - A376/A376M-98 - Specification for Seamless Austenitic Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Central-Station Service
A377 - A377-99 - Index of Specifications for Ductile-Iron Pressure Pipe
A409 - A409/A409M-95ae1 - Specification for Welded Large Diameter Austenitic Steel Pipe for Corrosive or High-Temperature Service
A426 - A426-92 (1997) - Specification for Centrifugally Cast Ferritic Alloy Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Service
A451 - A451-93 (1997) - Specification for Centrifugally Cast Austenitic Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Service
A523 - A523-96 - Specification for Plain End Seamless and Electric-Resistance-Welded Steel Pipe for High-Pressure Pipe-Type Cable Circuits
A524 - A524-96 - Specification for Seamless Carbon Steel Pipe for Atmospheric and Lower Temperatures
A530 - A530/A530M-99 - Specification for General Requirements for Specialized Carbon and Alloy Steel Pipe
A648 - A648-95e1 - Specification for Steel Wire, Hard Drawn for Pre-stressing Concrete Pipe
A674 - A674-95 - Practice for Polyethylene Encasement for Ductile Iron Pipe for Water or Other Liquids
A691 - A691-98 - Specification for Carbon and Alloy Steel Pipe, Electric-Fusion-Welded for High-Pressure Service at High Temperatures
A694 - A694/A694M-00 - Specification for Carbon and Alloy Steel Forgings for Pipe Flanges, Fittings, Valves, and Parts for High-Pressure Transmission Service
A716 - A716-99 - Specification for Ductile Iron Culvert Pipe
A733 - A733-99 - Specification for Welded and Seamless Carbon Steel and Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipe Nipples
A742 - A742/A742M-98 - Specification for Steel Sheet, Metallic Coated and Polymer Pre-coated for Corrugated Steel Pipe
A746 - A746-99 - Specification for Ductile Iron Gravity Sewer Pipe
A760 - A760/A760M-99 - Specification for Corrugated Steel Pipe, Metallic-Coated for Sewers and Drains
A761 - A761/A761M-98 - Specification for Corrugated Steel Structural Plate, Zinc-Coated, for Field-Bolted Pipe, Pipe-Arches, and Arches
A762 - A762/A762M-98 - Specification for Corrugated Steel Pipe, Polymer Pre-coated for Sewers and Drains
A790 - A790/A790M-99 - Specification for Seamless and Welded Ferritic/Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipe
A796 - A796/A796M-99 - Practice for Structural Design of Corrugated Steel Pipe, Pipe-Arches, and Arches for Storm and Sanitary Sewers and Other Buried Applications
A798 - A798/A798M-97a - Practice for Installing Factory-Made Corrugated Steel Pipe for Sewers and Other Applications
A807 - A807/A807M-97 - Practice for Installing Corrugated Steel Structural Plate Pipe for Sewers and Other Applications
A810 - A810-94 - Specification for Zinc-Coated (Galvanized) Steel Pipe Winding Mesh
A813 - A813/A813M-95e2 - Specification for Single- or Double-Welded Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipe
A814 - A814/A814M-96 (1998) - Specification for Cold-Worked Welded Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipe
A849 - A849-99 - Specification for Post-Applied Coatings, Pavings, and Linings for Corrugated Steel Sewer and Drainage Pipe
A861 - A861-94e1 - Specification for High-Silicon Iron Pipe and Fittings
A862 - A862/A862M-98 - Practice for Application of Asphalt Coatings to Corrugated Steel Sewer and Drainage Pipe
A865 - A865-97 - Specification for Threaded Couplings, Steel, Black or Zinc-Coated (Galvanized) Welded or Seamless, for Use in Steel Pipe Joints
A872 - A872-91 (1997) - Specification for Centrifugally Cast Ferritic/Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipe for Corrosive Environments
A885 - A885/A885M-96 - Specification for Steel Sheet, Zinc and Aramid Fiber Composite Coated for Corrugated Steel Sewer, Culvert, and Underdrain Pipe
A888 - A888-98e1 - Specification for Hubless Cast Iron Soil Pipe and Fittings for Sanitary and Storm Drain, Waste, and Vent Piping Applications
A926 - A926-97 - Test Method for Comparing the Abrasion Resistance of Coating Materials for Corrugated Metal Pipe
A928 - A928/A928M-98 - Specification for Ferritic/Austenitic (Duplex) Stainless Steel Pipe Electric Fusion Welded with Addition of Filler Metal
A929 - A929/A929M-97 - Specification for Steel Sheet, Metallic-Coated by the Hot-Dip Process for Corrugated Steel Pipe
A930 - A930-99 - Practice for Life-Cycle Cost Analysis of Corrugated Metal Pipe Used for Culverts, Storm Sewers, and Other Buried Conduits
A943 - A943/A943M-95e1 - Specification for Spray-Formed Seamless Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipes
A949 - A949/A949M-95e1 - Specification for Spray-Formed Seamless Ferritic/Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipe
A954 - A954-96 - Specification for Austenitic Chromium-Nickel-Silicon Alloy Steel Seamless and Welded Pipe
A972 - A972/A972M-99 - Specification for Fusion Bonded Epoxy-Coated Pipe Piles
A978 - A978/A978M-97 - Specification for Composite Ribbed Steel Pipe, Precoated and Polyethylene Lined for Gravity Flow Sanitary Sewers, Storm Sewers, and Other Special Applications
A984 - A984/A984M-00 - Specification for Steel Line Pipe, Black, Plain-End, Electric-Resistance-Welded
A998 - A998/A998M-98 - Practice for Structural Design of Reinforcements for Fittings in Factory-Made Corrugated Steel Pipe for Sewers and Other Applications
A999 - A999/A999M-98 - Specification for General Requirements for Alloy and Stainless Steel Pipe
A1005 - A1005/A1005M-00 - Specification for Steel Line Pipe, Black, Plain End, Longitudinal and Helical Seam, Double Submerged-Arc Welded
A1006 - A1006/A1006M-00 - Specification for Steel Line Pipe, Black, Plain End, Laser Beam Welded

Steel Tubes
Superheater, Boiler and Miscellaneous Tubes:

A178 - A178/A178M-95 - Specification for Electric-Resistance-Welded Carbon Steel and Carbon-Manganese Steel Boiler and Superheater Tubes
A179 - A179/A179M-90a (1996) e1 - Specification for Seamless Cold-Drawn Low-Carbon Steel Heat-Exchanger and Condenser Tubes
A192 - A192/A192M-91 (1996) e1 - Specification for Seamless Carbon Steel Boiler Tubes for High-Pressure Service
A209 - A209/A209M-98 - Specification for Seamless Carbon-Molybdenum Alloy-Steel Boiler and Superheater Tubes
A210 - A210/A210M-96 - Specification for Seamless Medium-Carbon Steel Boiler and Superheater Tubes
A213 - A213/A213M-99a - Specification for Seamless Ferritic and Austenitic Alloy-Steel Boiler, Superheater, and Heat-Exchanger Tubes
A249 - A249/A249M-98e1 - Specification for Welded Austenitic Steel Boiler, Superheater, Heat-Exchanger, and Condenser Tubes
A250 - A250/A250M-95 - Specification for Electric-Resistance-Welded Ferritic Alloy-Steel Boiler and Superheater Tubes
A254 - A254-97 - Specification for Copper-Brazed Steel Tubing
A268 - A268/A268M-96 - Specification for Seamless and Welded Ferritic and Martensitic Stainless Steel Tubing for General Service
A269 - A269-98 - Specification for Seamless and Welded Austenitic Stainless Steel Tubing for General Service
A270 - A270-98ae1 - Specification for Seamless and Welded Austenitic Stainless Steel Sanitary Tubing
A334 - A334/A334M-99 - Specification for Seamless and Welded Carbon and Alloy-Steel Tubes for Low-Temperature Service
A423 - A423/A423M-95 - Specification for Seamless and Electric-Welded Low-Alloy Steel Tubes
A450 - A450/A450M-96a - Specification for General Requirements for Carbon, Ferritic Alloy, and Austenitic Alloy Steel Tubes
A608 - A608-91a (1998) - Specification for Centrifugally Cast Iron-Chromium-Nickel High-Alloy Tubing for Pressure Application at High Temperatures
A618 - A618-99 - Specification for Hot-Formed Welded and Seamless High-Strength Low-Alloy Structural Tubing
A632 - A632-98 - Specification for Seamless and Welded Austenitic Stainless Steel Tubing (Small-Diameter) for General Service
A688 - A688/A688M-98 - Specification for Welded Austenitic Stainless Steel Feedwater Heater Tubes
A771 - A771/A771M-95 - Specification for Seamless Austenitic and Martensitic Stainless Steel Tubing for Liquid Metal-Cooled Reactor Core Components
A778 - A778-98 - Specification for Welded, Unanneled Austenitic Stainless Steel Tubular Products
A789 - A789/A789M-00 - Specification for Seamless and Welded Ferritic/Austenitic Stainless Steel Tubing for General Service
A803 - A803/A803M-98 - Specification for Welded Ferritic Stainless Steel Feedwater Heater Tubes
A822 - A822-90 (1995) e1 - Specification for Seamless Cold-Drawn Carbon Steel Tubing for Hydraulic System Service
A826 - A826/A826M-95 - Specification for Seamless Austenitic and Martensitic Stainless Steel Duct Tubes for Liquid Metal-Cooled Reactor Core Components
A847 - A847-99a - Specification for Cold-Formed Welded and Seamless High Strength, Low Alloy Structural Tubing with Improved Atmospheric Corrosion Resistance
A908 - A908-91 (1998) - Specification for Stainless Steel Needle Tubing
A953 - A953-96 - Specification for Austenitic Chromium-Nickel-Silicon Alloy Steel Seamless and Welded Tubing -

Heat-Exchanger and Condenser Tubes

A179 - A179/A179M-90a (1996) e1 - Specification for Seamless Cold-Drawn Low-Carbon Steel Heat-Exchanger and Condenser Tubes
A213 - A213/A213M-99a - Specification for Seamless Ferritic and Austenitic Alloy-Steel Boiler, Superheater, and Heat-Exchanger Tubes
A214 - A214/A214M-96 - Specification for Electric-Resistance-Welded Carbon Steel Heat-Exchanger and Condenser Tubes
A249 - A249/A249M-98e1 - Specification for Welded Austenitic Steel Boiler, Superheater, Heat-Exchanger, and Condenser Tubes
A498 - A498-98 - Specification for Seamless and Welded Carbon, Ferritic, and Austenitic Alloy Steel Heat-Exchanger Tubes with Integral Fins
A851 - A851-96 - Specification for High-Frequency Induction Welded, Unannealed, Austenitic Steel Condenser Tubes -

Structural Tubing

A500 - A500-99 - Specification for Cold-Formed Welded and Seamless Carbon Steel Structural Tubing in Rounds and Shapes
A501 - A501-99 - Specification for Hot-Formed Welded and Seamless Carbon Steel Structural Tubing
A847 - A847-99a - Specification for Cold-Formed Welded and Seamless High Strength, Low Alloy Structural Tubing with Improved Atmospheric Corrosion Resistance
A618 - A618-99 - Specification for Hot-Formed Welded and Seamless High-Strength Low-Alloy Structural Tubing -

Mechanical Tubing

A511 - A511-96 - Specification for Seamless Stainless Steel Mechanical Tubing
A512 - A512-96 - Specification for Cold-Drawn Buttweld Carbon Steel Mechanical Tubing
A513 - A513-98 - Specification for Electric-Resistance-Welded Carbon and Alloy Steel Mechanical Tubing
A519 - A519-96 - Specification for Seamless Carbon and Alloy Steel Mechanical Tubing
A554 - A554-98e1 - Specification for Welded Stainless Steel Mechanical Tubing -

Welded Fittings

A234 - A234/A234M-99 - Specification for Piping Fittings of Wrought Carbon Steel and Alloy Steel for Moderate and High Temperature Service
A403 - A403/A403M-99a - Specification for Wrought Austenitic Stainless Steel Piping Fittings
A420 - A420/A420M-99 - Specification for Piping Fittings of Wrought Carbon Steel and Alloy Steel for Low-Temperature Service
A758 - A758/A758M-98 - Specification for Wrought-Carbon Steel Butt-Welding Piping Fittings with Improved Notch Toughness
A774 - A774/A774M-98 - Specification for As-Welded Wrought Austenitic Stainless Steel Fittings for General Corrosive Service at Low and Moderate Temperatures

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ASTM International - Volume 01.01 Steel - Piping, Tubing, Fittings

An overview of the ASTM Volume 01.01 standard
The ASTM International Volume 01.01, January 2002 Steel - Piping, Tubing, Fittings - features standards for various types of steel pipes specifying requirements for high-temperature services, ordinary use, and special applications such as fire protection systems.

Specifications for steel tubes list standard requirements for boiler and superheater tubes, general service tubes, still tubes in refinery service, heat exchanger and condenser tubes, mechanical tubing, and structural tubing. Steel casting specifications call out the standard properties for valves, flanges, fittings, and other pressure containing parts for high-temperature and low-temperature services.

A53/A53M-01 Standard Specification for Pipe, Steel, Black and Hot-Dipped, Zinc-Coated, Welded and Seamless
ASTM A-53B This general service carbon steel pipe is electrical resistance welded. This grade is typical Schedule 40 and 80 pipe. It is well suited for fabrication, and may be used for pressure vessels with pressure and temperature limitations.

Often used for oil, water, gas and petroleum products.

A105/A105M-01 Standard Specification for Carbon Steel Forgings for Piping Applications
This specification covers forged carbon steel piping components for ambient- and higher-temperature service in pressure systems. Included are flanges, fittings, valves, and similar parts ordered either to dimensions specified by the purchaser or to dimensional standards such as the ASME and API specifications referenced in Section.

A106-99e1 Standard Specification for Seamless Carbon Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Service
The specification covers seamless carbon steel pipe for high-temperature service in NPS 1/8 to NPS 48 inclusive, with nominal (average) wall thickness as given in ANSI B 36.10. It shall be permissible to furnish pipe having other dimensions provided such pipe complies with all other requirements of this specification. Pipe ordered under this specification shall be suitable for bending, flanging, and similar forming operations, and for welding.

A134-96 Standard Specification for Pipe, Steel, Electric-Fusion (Arc)-Welded (Sizes NPS 16 and Over)
A135-01 Standard Specification for Electric-Resistance-Welded Steel Pipe
A139-00 Standard Specification for Electric-Fusion (Arc)-Welded Steel Pipe (NPS 4 and Over)
A178/A178M-95(2000) Standard Specification for Electric-Resistance-Welded Carbon Steel and Carbon-Manganese Steel Boiler and Superheater Tubes
A179/A179M-90a(1996)e1 Standard Specification for Seamless Cold-Drawn Low-Carbon Steel Heat-Exchanger and Condenser Tubes
A181/A181M-01 Standard Specification for Carbon Steel Forgings, for General-Purpose Piping
A182/A182M-01 Standard Specification for Forged or Rolled Alloy-Steel Pipe Flanges, Forged Fittings, and Valves and Parts for High-Temperature Service
A192/A192M-91(1996)e1 Standard Specification for Seamless Carbon Steel Boiler Tubes for High-Pressure Service
A193/A193M-01a Standard Specification for Alloy-Steel and Stainless Steel Bolting Materials for High-Temperature Service
A194/A194M-01a Standard Specification for Carbon and Alloy Steel Nuts for Bolts for High-Pressure or High-Temperature Service, or Both
A209/A209M-98 Standard Specification for Seamless Carbon-Molybdenum Alloy-Steel Boiler and Superheater Tubes
A210/A210M-96 Standard Specification for Seamless Medium-Carbon Steel Boiler and Superheater Tubes
The specification covers minimum-wall-thickness, seamless medium-carbon steel, boiler tubes and boiler flues, including safe ends, arch and stay tubes, and superheater tubes.

A213/A213M-01a Standard Specification for Seamless Ferritic and Austenitic Alloy-Steel Boiler, Superheater, and Heat-Exchanger Tubes
A214/A214M-96 Standard Specification for Electric-Resistance-Welded Carbon Steel Heat-Exchanger and Condenser Tubes
A234/A234M-01 Standard Specification for Piping Fittings of Wrought Carbon Steel and Alloy Steel for Moderate and High Temperature Service
A249/A249M-01 Standard Specification for Welded Austenitic Steel Boiler, Superheater, Heat-Exchanger, and Condenser Tubes
A250/A250M-95(2001) Standard Specification for Electric-Resistance-Welded Ferritic Alloy-Steel Boiler and Superheater Tubes
A252-98e1 Standard Specification for Welded and Seamless Steel Pipe Piles
A254-97 Standard Specification for Copper-Brazed Steel Tubing
A268/A268M-01 Standard Specification for Seamless and Welded Ferritic and Martensitic Stainless Steel Tubing for General Service
A269-01 Standard Specification for Seamless and Welded Austenitic Stainless Steel Tubing for General Service
A270-01 Standard Specification for Seamless and Welded Austenitic Stainless Steel Sanitary Tubing
A312/A312M-01 Standard Specification for Seamless and Welded Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipes
A320/A320M-01 Standard Specification for Alloy/Steel Bolting Materials for Low-Temperature Service
A333/A333M-99 Standard Specification for Seamless and Welded Steel Pipe for Low-Temperature Service
A334/A334M-99 Standard Specification for Seamless and Welded Carbon and Alloy-Steel Tubes for Low-Temperature Service
The specification covers several grades of minimum-wall-thickness, seamless and welded, carbon and alloy-steel tubes intended for use at low temperatures. Some product sizes may not be available under this specification because heavier wall thickness have an adverse affect on low-temperature impact properties.

A335/A335M-01 Standard Specification for Seamless Ferritic Alloy-Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Service
A350/A350M-00c Standard Specification for Carbon and Low-Alloy Steel Forgings, Requiring Notch Toughness Testing for Piping Components
A358/A358M-01 Standard Specification for Electric-Fusion-Welded Austenitic Chromium-Nickel Alloy Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Service
A369/A369M-01 Standard Specification for Carbon and Ferritic Alloy Steel Forged and Bored Pipe for High-Temperature Service
A376/A376M-01 Standard Specification for Seamless Austenitic Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Central-Station Service
A381-96 Standard Specification for Metal-Arc-Welded Steel Pipe for Use With High-Pressure Transmission Systems
A403/A403M-00b Standard Specification for Wrought Austenitic Stainless Steel Piping Fittings
A409/A409M-01 Standard Specification for Welded Large Diameter Austenitic Steel Pipe for Corrosive or High-Temperature Service
A420/A420M-01 Standard Specification for Piping Fittings of Wrought Carbon Steel and Alloy Steel for Low-Temperature Service
A423/A423M-95(2000) Standard Specification for Seamless and Electric-Welded Low-Alloy Steel Tubes
A426-92(1997) Standard Specification for Centrifugally Cast Ferritic Alloy Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Service
A437/A437M-01a Standard Specification for Alloy-Steel Turbine-Type Bolting Material Specially Heat Treated for High-Temperature Service
A450/A450M-96a(2001) Standard Specification for General Requirements for Carbon, Ferritic Alloy, and Austenitic Alloy Steel Tubes
A451-93(1997) Standard Specification for Centrifugally Cast Austenitic Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Service
A453/A453M-00e1 Standard Specification for High-Temperature Bolting Materials, with Expansion Coefficients Comparable to Austenitic Stainless Steels
A498-98 Standard Specification for Seamless and Welded Carbon, Ferritic, and Austenitic Alloy Steel Heat-Exchanger Tubes with Integral Fins
A500-01a Standard Specification for Cold-Formed Welded and Seamless Carbon Steel Structural Tubing in Rounds and Shapes
A501-01 Standard Specification for Hot-Formed Welded and Seamless Carbon Steel Structural Tubing
A511-96 Standard Specification for Seamless Stainless Steel Mechanical Tubing
A512-96 Standard Specification for Cold-Drawn Buttweld Carbon Steel Mechanical Tubing
A513-00 Standard Specification for Electric-Resistance-Welded Carbon and Alloy Steel Mechanical Tubing
A519-96 Standard Specification for Seamless Carbon and Alloy Steel Mechanical Tubing
A522/A522M-01 Standard Specification for Forged or Rolled 8 and 9% Nickel Alloy Steel Flanges, Fittings, Valves, and Parts for Low-Temperature Service
A523-96 Standard Specification for Plain End Seamless and Electric-Resistance-Welded Steel Pipe for High-Pressure Pipe-Type Cable Circuits
A524-96 Standard Specification for Seamless Carbon Steel Pipe for Atmospheric and Lower Temperatures
A530/A530M-99e1 Standard Specification for General Requirements for Specialized Carbon and Alloy Steel Pipe
A539-99 Standard Specification for Electric-Resistance-Welded Coiled Steel Tubing for Gas and Fuel Oil Lines
A540/A540M-00 Standard Specification for Alloy-Steel Bolting Materials for Special Applications
A554-98e1 Standard Specification for Welded Stainless Steel Mechanical Tubing
A556/A556M-96 Standard Specification for Seamless Cold-Drawn Carbon Steel Feedwater Heater Tubes
A587-96 Standard Specification for Electric-Resistance-Welded Low-Carbon Steel Pipe for the Chemical Industry
A589-96 Standard Specification for Seamless and Welded Carbon Steel Water-Well Pipe
A595-98 Standard Specification for Steel Tubes, Low-Carbon, Tapered for Structural Use
A608-91a(1998) Standard Specification for Centrifugally Cast Iron-Chromium-Nickel High-Alloy Tubing for Pressure Application at High Temperatures
A618-01 Standard Specification for Hot-Formed Welded and Seamless High-Strength Low-Alloy Structural Tubing
A632-01 Standard Specification for Seamless and Welded Austenitic Stainless Steel Tubing (Small-Diameter) for General Service
A660-96 Standard Specification for Centrifugally Cast Carbon Steel Pipe for High-Temperature Service
A671-96 Standard Specification for Electric-Fusion-Welded Steel Pipe for Atmospheric and Lower Temperatures
A672-96 Standard Specification for Electric-Fusion-Welded Steel Pipe for High-Pressure Service at Moderate Temperatures
A688/A688M-01a Standard Specification for Welded Austenitic Stainless Steel Feedwater Heater Tubes
A691-98 Standard Specification for Carbon and Alloy Steel Pipe, Electric-Fusion-Welded for High-Pressure Service at High Temperatures
A694/A694M-00 Standard Specification for Carbon and Alloy Steel Forgings for Pipe Flanges, Fittings, Valves, and Parts for High-Pressure Transmission Service
A707/A707M-00a Standard Specification for Forged Carbon and Alloy Steel Flanges for Low-Temperature Service
A714-99 Standard Specification for High-Strength Low-Alloy Welded and Seamless Steel Pipe
A727/A727M-00 Standard Specification for Carbon Steel Forgings for Piping Components with Inherent Notch Toughness
A733-01 Standard Specification for Welded and Seamless Carbon Steel and Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipe Nipples
A758/A758M-00 Standard Specification for Wrought-Carbon Steel Butt-Welding Piping Fittings with Improved Notch Toughness
A771/A771M-95(2001) Standard Specification for Seamless Austenitic and Martensitic Stainless Steel Tubing for Liquid Metal-Cooled Reactor Core Components
A774/A774M-00 Standard Specification for As-Welded Wrought Austenitic Stainless Steel Fittings for General Corrosive Service at Low and Moderate Temperatures
A778-01 Standard Specification for Welded, Unannealed Austenitic Stainless Steel Tubular Products
A787-01 Standard Specification for Electric-Resistance-Welded Metallic-Coated Carbon Steel Mechanical Tubing
A789/A789M-01a Standard Specification for Seamless and Welded Ferritic/Austenitic Stainless Steel Tubing for General Service
A790/A790M-01 Standard Specification for Seamless and Welded Ferritic/Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipe
A795-00 Standard Specification for Black and Hot-Dipped Zinc-Coated (Galvanized) Welded and Seamless Steel Pipe for Fire Protection Use
A803/A803M-01 Standard Specification for Welded Ferritic Stainless Steel Feedwater Heater Tubes
A813/A813M-01 Standard Specification for Single- or Double-Welded Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipe
A814/A814M-01 Standard Specification for Cold-Worked Welded Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipe
A815/A815M-01a Standard Specification for Wrought Ferritic, Ferritic/Austenitic, and Martensitic Stainless Steel Piping Fittings
A822-90(2000) Standard Specification for Seamless Cold-Drawn Carbon Steel Tubing for Hydraulic System Service
A826/A826M-95(2001) Standard Specification for Seamless Austenitic and Martensitic Stainless Steel Duct Tubes for Liquid Metal-Cooled Reactor Core Components
A836/A836M-95b(2001) Standard Specification for Titanium-Stabilized Carbon Steel Forgings for Glass-Lined Piping and Pressure Vessel Service
A847-99a Standard Specification for Cold-Formed Welded and Seamless High Strength, Low Alloy Structural Tubing with Improved Atmospheric Corrosion Resistance
A851-96 Standard Specification for High-Frequency Induction Welded, Unannealed, Austenitic Steel Condenser Tubes
A858/A858M-00 Standard Specification for Heat-Treated Carbon Steel Fittings for Low-Temperature and Corrosive Service
A860/A860M-00 Standard Specification for Wrought High-Strength Low-Alloy Steel Butt-Welding Fittings
A865-97 Standard Specification for Threaded Couplings, Steel, Black or Zinc-Coated (Galvanized) Welded or Seamless, for Use in Steel Pipe Joints
A872-91(1997) Standard Specification for Centrifugally Cast Ferritic/Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipe for Corrosive Environments
A908-91(1998) Standard Specification for Stainless Steel Needle Tubing
A928/A928M-00 Standard Specification for Ferritic/Austenitic (Duplex) Stainless Steel Pipe Electric Fusion Welded with Addition of Filler Metal
A941-01 Terminology Relating to Steel, Stainless Steel, Related Alloys, and Ferroalloys
A943/A943M-01 Standard Specification for Spray-Formed Seamless Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipes
A949/A949M-01 Standard Specification for Spray-Formed Seamless Ferritic/Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipe
A953-96 Standard Specification for Austenitic Chromium-Nickel-Silicon Alloy Steel Seamless and Welded Tubing
A954-96 Standard Specification for Austenitic Chromium-Nickel-Silicon Alloy Steel Seamless and Welded Pipe
A959-00a Standard Guide for Specifying Harmonized Standard Grade Compositions for Wrought Stainless Steels
A960-00 Standard Specification for Common Requirements for Wrought Steel Piping Fittings
A961-01 Standard Specification for Common Requirements for Steel Flanges, Forged Fittings, Valves, and Parts for Piping Applications
A962/A962M-01a Standard Specification for Common Requirements for Steel Fasteners or Fastener Materials, or Both, Intended for Use at Any Temperature from Cryogenic to the Creep Range
A972/A972M-00 Standard Specification for Fusion Bonded Epoxy-Coated Pipe Piles
A984/A984M-00 Standard Specification for Steel Line Pipe, Black, Plain-End, Electric-Resistance-Welded
A988-98 Standard Specification for Hot Isostatically-Pressed Stainless Steel Flanges, Fittings, Valves, and Parts for High Temperature Service
A989-98 Standard Specification for Hot Isostatically-Pressed Alloy Steel Flanges, Fittings, Valves, and Parts for High Temperature Service
A994-98 Standard Guide for Editorial Procedures and Form of Product Specifications for Steel, Stainless Steel, and Related Alloys
A999/A999M-01 Standard Specification for General Requirements for Alloy and Stainless Steel Pipe
A1005/A1005M-00e1 Standard Specification for Steel Line Pipe, Black, Plain End, Longitudinal and Helical Seam, Double Submerged-Arc Welded
A1006/A1006M-00 Standard Specification for Steel Line Pipe, Black, Plain End, Laser Beam Welded
A1012-00 Standard Specification for Seamless and Welded Ferritic, Austenitic and Duplex Alloy Steel Condenser and Heat Exchanger Tubes With Integral Fins
A1014-00 Standard Specification for Precipitation-Hardening Bolting Material (UNS N07718) for High Temperature Service
A1015-01 Standard Guide for Videoborescoping of Tubular Products for Sanitary Applications
A1016/A1016M-01 Standard Specification for General Requirements for Ferritic Alloy Steel, Austenitic Alloy Steel, and Stainless Steel Tubes
A1020/A1020M-01 Standard Specification for Steel Tubes, Carbon and Carbon Manganese, Fusion Welded, for Boiler, Superheater, Heat Exchanger and Condenser Applications
E527-83(1997)e1 Standard Practice for Numbering Metals and Alloys (UNS)

BSi - Pipe, Tube and Fittings Standards and Specifications

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British standards and specifications for pipe, tube and fittings

Industrial pipe, tube and fittings standards and specifications from the BSi - British Standards Institute:

  • BS 21, Publication date:1985-09-30 Specification for pipe threads for tubes and fittings where pressure-tight joints are made on the threads (metric dimensions)
  • BS 61, Publication date:1969-12-31 Specification for threads for light gauge copper tubes and fittings
  • BS 65, Publication date:1991-10-31 Specification for vitrified clay pipes, fittings and ducts, also flexible mechanical joints for use solely with surface water pipes and fittings
  • BS 78-2, Publication date:1965-02-02 Specification for cast iron spigot and socket pipes (vertically cast) and spigot and socket fittings - Fittings
  • BS 143 and 1256, Publication date:2000-03-15 Threaded pipe fittings in malleable cast iron and cast copper alloy
  • BS 416-1, Publication date:1990-10-31 Discharge and ventilating pipes and fittings, sand-cast or spun in cast iron - Specification for spigot and socket systems
  • BS 437, Publication date:1978-10-31 Specification for cast iron spigot and socket drain pipes and fittings
  • BS 567, Publication date:1973-03-14 Specification for asbestos-cement flue pipes and fittings, light quality
  • BS 806:1998 Specification for design and construction of ferrous piping installations for and in connection with land boilers
  • BS 835, Publication date:1973-03-30 Specification for asbestos-cement flue pipes and fittings, heavy quality
  • BS 864-3, Publication date:1975-05-30 Capillary and compression tube fittings of copper and copper alloy - Compression fittings for polyethylene pipes
  • BS 949-3, Publication date:1993-03-15 Screwing taps - Specification for pipe thread taps
  • BS 1113, Publication date:1999-11-15 Specification for design and manufacture of water-tube steam generating plant (including superheaters, reheaters and steel tube economizers)
  • BS 1127-2, Publication date:1990-06-29 Screwing dies and dienuts - Specification for hand- and machine-operated circular screwing dies for taper pipe threads; R Series
  • BS 1127-3, Publication date:1990-06-29 Screwing dies and dienuts - Specification for hand- and machine-operated circular screwing dies for parallel pipe threads; G series
  • BS 1387, Publication date:1985-10-31 Specification for screwed and socketed steel tubes and tubulars and for plain end steel tubes suitable for welding or for screwing to BS 21 pipe threads
  • BS 1471:1995 Specification for wrought aluminium and aluminum alloys for general engineering purposes - drawn tube
  • BS 1600, Publication date:1992-01-31 Specification for dimensions of steel pipe for the petroleum industry
  • BS 1640-1, Publication date:1962-12-12 Specification for steel butt-welding pipe fittings for the petroleum industry - Wrought carbon and ferritic alloy steel fittings
  • BS 1640-2, Publication date:1962-12-12 Specification for steel butt-welding pipe fittings for the petroleum industry - Wrought and cast austenitic chromium-nickel steel fittings
  • BS 1640-3, Publication date:1968-03-22 Specification for steel butt-welding pipe fittings for the petroleum industry - Wrought carbon and ferritic alloy steel fittings - Metric units
  • BS 1640-4, Publication date:1968-03-21 Specification for steel butt-welding pipe fittings for the petroleum industry - Wrought and cast austenitic chromium-nickel steel fittings - Metric units
  • BS 1740 P1:1990 Wrought steel pipe fittings (screwed BSP threads) - Part1. Metric units
  • BS 1965 P1:1983 Butt welding pipe fittings for pressure purposes - Part 1. Carbon Steel
  • BS 2051-1, Publication date:1973-10-20 Tube and pipe fittings for engineering purposes - Copper and copper alloys capillary and compression tube fittings for engineering purposes
  • BS 2051-2, Publication date:1984-02-29 Tube and pipe fittings for engineering purposes - Specification for olive type copper alloy compression tube fittings
  • BS 2494:1997 Specification for elastomeric seals for joints in pipe work and pipelines
  • BS 2598-4, Publication date:1980-04-30 Glass plant, pipeline and fittings - Specification for glass plant components
  • BS 2779:1986 Pipe threads for tubes & fittings where pressure-tight joints are not made on the threads (metric dimensions)
  • BS 2782 P1 METH 121A-121C:1996 Methods of testing plastics - Part 1. Thermal properties -methods 121A to 121C. Determination of temperature of deflection under load of plastics and ebonite
  • BS 3074, Publication date:1990-03-30 Specification for nickel and nickel alloys: seamless tube
  • BS 3506, Publication date:1969-09-30 Specification for unplasticized PVC pipe for industrial uses
  • BS 3799, Publication date:1974-08-30 Specification for steel pipe fittings, screwed and socket-welding for the petroleum industry
  • BS 3867:1987 Method of specifying outside diameters and pressure ratings for pipe of thermoplastics materials (inch series)
  • BS 3958-4, Publication date:1982-11-30 Thermal insulating materials - Bonded preformed man-made mineral fibre pipe sections
  • BS 4300/10, Publication date:1969-12-31 Wrought aluminium and aluminium alloys for general engineering purposes (supplementary series) - 5454 Drawn tube
  • BS 4346-3, Publication date:1982-08-31 Joints and fittings for use with unplasticized PVC pressure pipes - Specification for solvent cement
  • BS 4514, Publication date:2001-07-15 Unplasticized PVC soil and ventilating pipes of 82.4 mm minimum mean outside diameter, and fittings and accessories of 82.4 mm and of other sizes - Specification
  • BS 4622, Publication date:1970-07-29 Specification for grey iron pipes and fittings
  • BS 4625, Publication date:1970-07-31 Specification for prestressed concrete pressure pipes (including fittings)
  • BS 4660, Publication date:2000-01-15 Thermoplastics ancillary fittings of nominal sizes 110 and 160 for below ground gravity drainage and sewerage
  • BS 4728:1971 Method for determination of the resistance to constant internal pressure of thermoplastic pipe
  • BS 4825-1, Publication date:1992-01-31 Stainless steel tubes and fittings for the food industry and other hygienic applications - Specification for tubes
  • BS 4825-2, Publication date:1992-01-31 Stainless steel tubes and fittings for the food industry and other hygienic applications - Specification for bends and tees
  • BS 4825-3, Publication date:1992-01-31 Stainless steel tubes and fittings for the food industry and other hygienic applications - Specification for clamp type couplings
  • BS 4825-4, Publication date:1992-01-31 Stainless steel tubes and fittings for the food industry and other hygienic applications - Specification for threaded (IDF type) coupling
  • BS 4825-5, Publication date:1992-01-31 Stainless steel tubes and fittings for the food industry and other hygienic applications - Specification for recessed ring joint type couplings
  • BS 4870 P3:1990 Arc welding of tube to tube-plate joints, metal
  • BS 4871-3, Publication date:1985-03-29 Specification for approval testing of welders working to approved welding procedures - Arc welding of tube to tube-plate joints in metallic materials
  • BS 4962, Publication date:1989-07-31 Specification for plastics pipes and fittings for use as subsoil field drains
  • BS 4991, Publication date:1974-03-29 Specification for propylene copolymer pressure pipe
  • BS 5114, Publication date:1975-05-30 Specification for performance requirements for joints and compression fittings for use with polyethylene pipes
  • BS 5254:1983 Specification for polypropylene waste pipe and fittings (external diameter 34.6 mm, 41.0 mm and 64.1 mm)
  • BS 5255, Publication date:1989-09-29 Specification for thermoplastics waste pipe and fittings
  • BS 5391-1, Publication date:1976-10-29 Specification for acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) pressure pipe - Pipe for industrial uses
  • BS 5392-1, Publication date:1976-10-29 Specification for acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) fittings for use with ABS pressure pipe - Fittings for use with pipe for industrial uses
  • BS 5422, Publication date:2001-12-05 Method for specifying thermal insulating materials for pipes, tanks, vessels, ductwork and equipment operating within the temperature range -40 °C to +700 °C
  • BS 5480, Publication date:1990-06-29 Specification for glass reinforced plastics (GRP) pipes, joints and fittings for use for water supply or sewerage
  • BS 5481:1983 Specification for unplasticized PVC pipe and fittings for gravity sewer
  • BS 5556:1986 Specification for general requirements for dimensions and pressure ratings for pipe of thermoplastics materials (metric series )
  • BS 5608, Publication date:1993-11-15 Specification for preformed rigid polyurethane (PUR) and polyisocyanurate (PIR) foams for thermal insulation of pipework and equipment
  • BS 5627, Publication date:1984-01-31 Specification for plastics connectors for use with horizontal outlet vitreous china WC pans
  • BS 5911-1, Publication date:2002-11-18 Precast concrete pipes, fittings and ancillary products - Specification for unreinforced and reinforced concrete pipes (including jacking pipes) and fittings with flexible joints (complementary to BS EN 1916:2002)
  • BS 5911-3, Publication date:2002-11-18 Precast concrete pipes, fittings and ancillary products - Specification for unreinforced and reinforced concrete manholes and soakaways (complementary to BS EN 1917:2002)
  • BS 5911-4, Publication date:2002-11-18 Precast concrete pipes, fittings and ancillary products - Specification for unreinforced and reinforced concrete inspection chambers (complementary to BS EN 1917:2002)
  • BS 5911-5, Publication date:2004-09-01 Precast concrete pipes, fittings and ancillary products - Specification for prestressed non-pressure pipes and fittings with flexible joints
  • BS 5911-110, Publication date:1992-11-15 Precast concrete pipes, fittings and ancillary products - Specification for ogee pipes and fittings (including perforated)
  • BS 5911-114, Publication date:1992-11-15 Precast concrete pipes, fittings and ancillary products - Specification for porous pipes
  • BS 5911-230, Publication date:1994-01-15 Precast concrete pipes, fittings and ancillary products - Specification for road gullies and gully cover slabs
  • BS 5955-6, Publication date:1980-11-28 Plastics pipework (thermoplastics materials) - Code of practice for the installation of unplasticized PVC pipework for gravity drains and sewers
  • BS 5955-8, Publication date:2001-10-22 Plastics pipework (thermoplastics materials) - Specification for the installation of thermoplastic pipes and associated fittings for use in domestic hot and cold services and heating systems in buildings
  • BS 5970, Publication date:2001-12-21 Code of practice for thermal insulation of pipework and equipment in the temperature range of -100 °C to +870 °C
  • BS 6076, Publication date:1996-11-15 Specification for polymeric film for use as a protective sleeving for buried iron pipes and fittings (for site and factory application)
  • BS 6209, Publication date:1982-05-31 Specification for solvent cement for non-pressure thermoplastics pipe systems
  • BS 6281-3, Publication date:1982-11-30 Devices without moving parts for the prevention of contamination of water by backflow - Specification for pipe interrupters of nominal size up to and including DN 42
  • BS 6362, Publication date:1990-06-29 Specification for stainless steel tubes suitable for screwing in accordance with BS 21 'Pipe threads for tubes and fittings where pressure-tight joints are made on the threads'
  • BS 6464, Publication date:1984-09-28 Specification for reinforced plastics pipes, fittings and joints for process plants
  • BS 7159, Publication date:1989-10-31 Code of practice for design and construction of glass-reinforced plastics (GRP) piping systems for individual plants or sites
  • BS 7291-1, Publication date:2001-10-30 Thermoplastics pipes and associated fittings for hot and cold water for domestic purposes and heating installations in buildings - General requirements
  • BS 7291-2, Publication date:2001-10-30 Thermoplastics pipes and associated fittings for hot and cold water for domestic purposes and heating installations in buildings - Specification for polybutylene (PB) pipes and associated fittings
  • BS 7291-3, Publication date:2001-10-30 Thermoplastics pipes and associated fittings for hot and cold water for domestic purposes and heating installations in buildings - Specification for cross-linked polyethylene (PE-X) pipes and associated fittings
  • BS 7291-4, Publication date:1990-05-31 Thermoplastics pipes and associated fittings for hot and cold water for domestic purposes and heating installations in buildings - Specification for chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (PVC-C) pipes and associated fittings and solvent cement
  • BS 7336:1990 Specification for polyethylene fusion fittings with integral heating element(s) for use with polyethylene pipes for the conveyance of gaseous fuels
  • BS 7431, Publication date:1991-03-29 Method for assessing solar water heaters - Elastomeric materials for absorbers, connecting pipes and fittings
  • BS 7435-1, Publication date:1991-07-31 Fibre cement flue pipes, fittings and terminals - Specification for light quality fibre cement flue pipes, fittings and terminals
  • BS 7435-2, Publication date:1991-07-31 Fibre cement flue pipes, fittings and terminals - Specification for heavy quality fibre cement flue pipes, fittings and terminals
  • BS 7605-2:1992 Agricultural irrigation equipment - Part 2: specification for emitting systems
  • BS 7677, Publication date:1993-07-15 Recommendations for classification of imperfections in pipe joint rings
  • BS 7838, Publication date:1996-08-15 Specification for corrugated stainless steel semi-rigid pipe and associated fittings for low-pressure gas pipework of up to 28 mm
  • BS 7892, Publication date:2000-10-15 Specification for seal coats on cement mortar lined ductile iron pipes and fittings
  • BS 8010-2.1, Publication date:1987-02-27 Code of practice for pipelines - Pipelines on land: design, construction and installation - Ductile iron
  • BS 8010-2.5, Publication date:1989-08-31 Code of practice for pipelines - Pipelines on land: design, construction and installation - Glass reinforced thermosetting plastics
  • BS EN 253:2003 District heating pipes - preinsulated bonded pipe systems for directly buried hot water networks - pipe assembly of steel service pipe, polyurethane thermal insulation and outer casing of polyethylene
  • BS EN 295-1, Publication date:1991-10-31 Vitrified clay pipes and fittings and pipe joints for drains and sewers - Requirements
  • BS EN 295-2, Publication date:1991-10-31 Vitrified clay pipes and fittings and pipe joints for drains and sewers - Quality control and sampling
  • BS EN 295-3, Publication date:1991-10-31 Vitrified clay pipes and fittings and pipe joints for drains and sewers - Test methods
  • BS EN 295-4, Publication date:1995-09-15 Vitrified clay pipes and fittings and pipe joints for drains and sewers - Requirements for special fittings, adaptors and compatible accessories
  • BS EN 295-5, Publication date:1994-08-15 Vitrified clay pipes and fittings and pipe joints for drains and sewers - Requirements for perforated vitrified clay pipes and fittings
  • BS EN 295-6, Publication date:1996-04-15 Vitrified clay pipes and fittings and pipe joints for drains and sewers - Requirements for vitrified clay manholes
  • BS EN 295-7, Publication date:1996-04-15 Vitrified clay pipes and fittings and pipe joints for drains and sewers - Requirements for vitrified clay pipes and joints for pipe jacking
  • BS EN 448:2003 District heating pipes - preinsulated bonded pipe systems for directly buried hot water networks - fittings assemblies of steel service pipes, polyurethane thermal insulation and outer casing of polyethylene
  • BS EN 476, Publication date:1998-01-15 General requirements for components used in discharge pipes, drains and sewers for gravity systems
  • BS EN 489, Publication date:2003-02-27 District heating pipes - Preinsulated bonded pipe systems for directly buried hot water networks - Joint assembly for steel service pipes, polyurethane thermal insulation and outer casing of polyethylene
  • BS EN 545, Publication date:2002-07-23 Ductile iron pipes, fittings, accessories and their joints for water pipelines - Requirements and test methods
  • BS EN 588-1, Publication date:1997-04-15 Fibre-cement pipes for sewers and drains - Pipes, joints and fittings for gravity systems
  • BS EN 598, Publication date:1995-01-15 Ductile iron pipes, fittings, accessories and their joints for sewerage applications - Requirements and test methods
  • BS EN 639, Publication date:1995-05-15 Common requirements for concrete pressure pipes including joints and fittings
  • BS EN 640, Publication date:1995-05-15 Reinforced concrete pressure pipes and distributed reinforcement concrete pressure pipes (non-cylinder type), including joints and fittings
  • BS EN 641, Publication date:1995-05-15 Reinforced concrete pressure pipes, cylinder type, including joints and fittings
  • BS EN 642, Publication date:1995-06-15 Prestressed concrete pressure pipes, cylinder and non-cylinder, including joints, fittings and specific requirement for prestressing steel for pipes
  • BS EN 681-1, Publication date:1996-11-15 Elastomeric seals - Material requirements for pipe joint seals used in water and drainage applications - Vulcanized rubber
  • BS EN 723, Publication date:1996-12-15 Copper and copper alloys - Combustion method for determination of carbon on the inner surface of copper tubes or fittings
  • BS EN 911, Publication date:1996-03-15 Plastics piping systems - Elastomeric sealing ring type joints and mechanical joints for thermoplastics pressure piping - Test method for leaktightness under external hydrostatic pressure
  • BS EN 922, Publication date:1995-07-15 Plastics piping and ducting systems - Pipes and fittings of unplasticized poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC-U) - Specimen preparation for determination of the viscosity number and calculation of the k-value
  • BS EN 969, Publication date:1996-01-15 Specification for ductile iron pipes, fittings, accessories and their joints for gas pipelines - Requirements and test methods
  • BS EN 1056, Publication date:1996-09-15 Plastics piping and ducting systems - Plastics pipes and fittings - Method for exposure to direct (natural) weathering
  • BS EN 1119, Publication date:1996-09-15 Plastics piping systems - Joints for glass-reinforced thermosetting plastics (GRP) pipes and fittings - Test methods for leaktightness and resistance to damage of flexible and reduced-articulation joints
  • BS EN 1120, Publication date:1996-09-15 Plastics piping systems - Glass-reinforced thermosetting plastics (GRP) pipes and fittings - Determination of the resistance to chemical attack from the inside of a section in a deflected condition
  • BS EN 1229, Publication date:1997-01-15 Plastics piping systems - Glass-reinforced thermosetting plastics (GRP) pipes and fittings - Test methods to prove the leaktightness of the wall under short-term internal pressure
  • BS EN 1277, Publication date:2004-04-21 Plastics piping systems - Thermoplastics piping systems for buried non-pressure applications - Test methods for leaktightness of elastomeric sealing ring type joints
  • BS EN 10232, Publication date:1994-05-15 Metallic materials - Tube (in full section) - Bend test
  • BS EN 10233, Publication date:1994-05-15 Metallic materials - Tube - Flattening test
  • BS EN 10234, Publication date:1994-05-15 Metallic materials - Tube - Drift expanding test
  • BS EN 10242, Publication date:1995-09-15 Threaded pipe fittings in malleable cast iron
  • BS EN ISO 8434-1, Publication date:1995-09-15 Metallic tube connections for fluid power and general use - 24 ° compression fittings
  • BS EN ISO 8434-4, Publication date:1997-01-15 Metallic tube connections for fluid power and general use - 24 ° cone connectors with O-ring weld-on nipples
  • BS EN ISO 8497, Publication date:1997-01-15 Thermal insulation - Determination of steady-state thermal transmission properties of thermal insulation for circular pipes
  • BS EN ISO 9455-12, Publication date:1994-12-15 Soft soldering fluxes - Test methods - Steel tube corrosion test
  • BS EN ISO 11961, Publication date:1997-02-15 Petroleum and natural gas industries - Steel pipes for use as drill pipe - Specification
  • BS EN ISO 12185, Publication date:1996-09-15 Methods of test for petroleum and its products - Crude petroleum and petroleum products - Determination of density - Oscillating U-tube method
  • BS ISO 8434-2, Publication date:1995-09-15 Metallic tube connections for fluid power and general use - 37 ° flared fittings
  • BS ISO 8434-3, Publication date:1995-09-15 Metallic tube connections for fluid power and general use - O-ring face seal fittings
  • BS ISO 10931-1, Publication date:1997-05-15 Plastics piping systems for industrial applications - Poly (vinylidene fluoride) - General
  • BS ISO 10931-2, Publication date:1997-05-15 Plastics piping systems for industrial applications - Poly (vinylidene fluoride) - Pipes
  • BS ISO 10931-3, Publication date:1997-05-15 Plastics piping systems for industrial applications - Poly (vinylidene fluoride) - Fittings
  • BS 4L 54:1996 Specification for tube of 99% aluminum (cold draw: seamless: tested hydraulically) not exceeding 12 mm wall thickness)
  • BS 3L 63:1996 Specification for tube of aluminum-copper-magnesium-silicon-manganese alloy (solution treated and precipitation treated)
  • BS L 105:1996 Specification for tube of aluminum-copper-magnesium-silicon-manganese alloy (Solution treated and aged at room temperature) (not exceeding 10 mm wall thickness)
  • BS L 114, Publication date:1971-09-30 Specification for tube of aluminium-magnesium-silicon-manganese alloy (solution treated and precipitation treated) (not exceeding 10 mm wall thickness) (suitable for welding) (Mg 0.8, Si 1, Mn 0.7)
  • BS 2L 116:1985 Specification for tube of 99% aluminium (cold drawn, seamless, not tested hydraulically) (not exceeding 12 mm wall thickness)
  • BS L 117, Publication date:1975-05-30 Specification for tube of aluminium-magnesium-silicon-copper-chromium alloy (solution treated and artificially aged: not tested hydraulically) (not exceeding 10 mm thickness) (Mg 1.0, Si 0.6, Cu 0.28, Cr 0.2)
  • BS L 118, Publication date:1975-05-30 Specification for tube of aluminium-magnesium-silicon-copper-chromium alloy (solution treated and artificially aged: tested hydraulically) (not exceeding 10 mm thickness) (Mg 1.0, Si 0.6, Cu 0.28, Cr 0.2)
  • BS 2L 503, Publication date:1973-03-15 Specification for tube of magnesium-6% aluminium-zinc alloy (Al 6.0, Zn 1.0)
  • BS 2L 509, Publication date:1973-03-15 Specification for tube of magnesium-1<1/4>% zinc-zirconium alloy (suitable for welding by inert-gas shielded arc techniques) (Zn 1.25, Zr 0.6)
  • BS 5T 2, Publication date:1972-10-27 Specification for 4/1 nickel-chromium steel tube (1300 N/mmUP2)
  • BS 4T 45, Publication date:1972-03-31 Specification for carbon-manganese steel tube (700 N/mmUP2) (tube 12.5 mm outside diameter and greater) (weldable)
  • BS 3T 53, Publication date:1980-02-29 Specification for chromium-molybdenum steel tube (700 MPa) (outside diameter not less than 12.5 mm) (weldable)
  • BS 2T 57, Publication date:1972-10-27 Specification for 4/1 nickel-chromium steel tube (1150 N/mmUP2)
  • BS 3T 60, Publication date:1980-02-29 Specification for chromium-molybdenum steel tube (1150 MPa) (maximum thickness 8 mm)
  • BS T 64, Publication date:1972-03-31 Specification for carbon-manganese steel tube (550 N/mmUP2) (tube less than 12.5 mm outside diameter) (weldable)
  • BS 2T 66, Publication date:1980-02-29 Specification for 18/10 chromium-nickel corrosion-resisting steel tube (niobium stabilized: 550 MPa) (weldable)
  • BS T 67, Publication date:1972-10-27 Specification for 18/10 chromium-nickel corrosion-resisting steel tube (titanium stabilized: 550 N/mmUP2) (weldable)
  • BS 2T 68, Publication date:1980-02-29 Specification for cold drawn 18/10 chromium-nickel corrosion-resisting steel tube (niobium stabilized: 800 MPa) (weldable)
  • BS T 69, Publication date:1972-10-27 Specification for cold drawn 18/10 chromium-nickel corrosion-resisting steel tube (titanium stabilized: 800 N/mmUP2) (weldable)
  • BS T 72-T 73, Publication date:1977-05-31 Specifications for 18/10 chromium-nickel corrosion-resisting steel tube for hydraulic purposes (niobium/titanium stabilized: 550 MPa)
  • BS T 74, Publication date:1972-10-27 Specification for low carbon 18/10 chromium-nickel corrosion-resisting steel tube (500 N/mmUP2)
  • BS T 75, Publication date:1972-10-27 Specification for low carbon 17/12 chromium-nickel-molybdenum corrosion-resisting steel tube (500 N/mmUP2)
  • BS T 76, Publication date:1978-11-30 Specification for chromium-molybdenum steel tube (770 MPa) (weldable)
  • BS T 77, Publication date:1980-02-29 Specification for chromium-molybdenum steel tube (900 MPa) (weldable)

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Carbon Steel Pipes - Comparing American & European Specifications

<th >USA<th >UK<th >Germany<th >Sweden

ASTM A 53 BS3601 DIN 1629  
Grade A SMLS HFS 22 & CDS 22 St 35 SIS 1233-05
Grade B SMLS HFS 27 & CDS 27 St 45 SIS 1434-05
 
ASTM A 53 BS3601 DIN 1626  
Grade A ERW ERW 22 Blatt 3 St 34-2 ERW  
Grade B ERW ERW 27 Blatt 3 St 37-2 ERW  
 
ASTM A 53 BS3601 DIN 1626  
FBW BW 22 Blatt 3 St 34-2 FBW  
 
ASTM A 106 BS3602 DIN 17175  
Grade A HFS 23 St 35-8 SIS 1233-06
Grade B HFS 27 St 45-8 SIS 1435-05
Grade C HFS 35    
 
ASTM A 134 BS3601 DIN 1626  
  EFW Blatt 2 EFW  
 
ASTM A 135 BS3601 DIN 1626  
Grade A ERW 22 Blatt 3 St 34-2 ERW SIS 1233-06
Grade B ERW 27 Blatt 3 St 37-2 ERW SIS 1434-06
 
ASTM A 139 BS3601 DIN 1626  
Grade A EFW 22 Blatt 2 St 37  
Grade B EFW 27 Blatt 2 St 42  
 
ASTM A 155 Class 2 BS3602 DIN 1626, Blatt 3 with certification C  
C45   St 34-2  
C50   St 37-2  
C55   St 42-2  
KC55 EFW 28 St 42-2  
KC60   St 42-2  
KC65 EFW 28S St 52-2  
KC70   St 52-2  
 
API 5L BS3601 DIN 1629  
Grade A SMLS HFS 22 & CDS 22 St 35 SIS 1233-05
Grade B SMLS HFS 27 & CDS 27 St 45 SIS 1434-06
 
API 5L BS3601 DIN 1625  
Grade A ERW ERW 22 Blatt 3 St 34-2 ERW  
Grade B ERW ERW 27 Blatt 4 St 37-2 ERW  
 
API 5L BS3601 Double welded DIN 1626  
Grade A EFW ERW 22 Blatt 3 St 34-2 FW  
Grade B ERW ERW 27 Blatt 4 St 37-2 FW  
 
API 5L BS3601 DIN 1626  
FBW BW 22 Blatt 3 St 34-2 FBW  

1) Specify API 5L Grade B testing procedures for these steels
2) Specify SI-killed

Carbon Steel Flanges - Pressure and Temperature Ratings

Maximum temperature and pressure ratings of flanges conforming dimensions ASME B16.5 Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings - and materials specification ASTM A-105 Specification for Carbon Steel Forgings for Piping Applications - temperature in Fahrenheit and pressure in psi.

Carbon Steel Flanges - Pressure and Temperature Ratings

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Steel Tubes dimensions according BS 1387

Dimensions and weights of steel tubes according BSi - BS 1387:1985 Specification for screwed and socketed steel tubes and tubulars and for plain end steel tubes suitable for welding or for screwing to BS 21 pipe threads

Dimensions and weight of steel tubes according the British Standard - BS 1387:1985 "Specification for screwed and socketed steel tubes and tubulars and for plain end steel tubes suitable for welding or for screwing to BS 21 pipe threads" can be found in the table below:

Steel Tubes

The standard is applicable to tubes of nominal size DN8 to DN150 in light, medium and heavy thickness.

  • The BS 1387:1985 specification for screwed and socket steel tubes and for plain end steel tubes suitable for welding or for screwing to BS 21 pipe threads.

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ANSI Pipe Dimensions








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Links to Standardisation Organizations

Piping codes and standards are issued from various standardization organizations:

In general the organizations have committees with representatives from the industry, manufacturers, professional groups, users, government agencies, insurance companies etc.

The committees are responsible for maintaining, updating and reviewing the codes and revisions are published regularly.

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Standard Flange Information

Standard Flange Information

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