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Process Piping: The Complete Guide to ASME B31.3, Fourth Edition

By
Charles Becht, IV
Charles Becht, IV
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ISBN:
9780791883792
No. of Pages:
318
Publisher:
ASME
Publication date:
2021

The wall thickness of pipe is nearly always selected based on the thickness required for internal pressure and allowances. The piping is then supported sufficiently such that the longitudinal stress (the stress in the axial direction of the pipe) is within Code limits and deflection is w ithin acceptable limits.

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