I would like some help clarifying the required thickness calculation in ASME B31.3. Someone pointed out to me that the Pipe Undertolerance (12.5%) must be added to the required thickness calculation in B31.3 . After reading B31.3 para 304.1.1 (a), I think that the code does require this undertolerance be added. Can someone please verify if this is true?
Red Flag Submitted
Thank you for helping keep Eng-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts. The Eng-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.
Reply To This Thread
Posting in the Eng-Tips forums is a member-only feature.
Cities are ceaseless engines of engineering activity. Itâ€™s likely that while you were on your way to work, you encountered a number of infrastructure development projects under construction. Download Now
When was the last time you drove down the highway without seeing a commercial truck hauling goods?The ubiquity of these machines underscores the important roll they play in modern commerce. Download Now