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Fillet size for a vent line of a Gate Valve

Fillet size for a vent line of a Gate Valve

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Dear all,
We have a 36" Gate Valve, it has a 1" vent line, wich is welded to the body of the valve. A crack appeared right at the center of the fillet weld. I need to chech if the fillet size (3/16") is correct. Please I need Help in getting the formula for calculating the fillet weld size, knowing that it has to withstand a test pressure of 156 kg/cm2 (2219 psi).

thank you in advance.

RE: Fillet size for a vent line of a Gate Valve

Keplerx,
You have posted in the AWS section which is structural.
Try another forum and you will get more help,
Cheers,
DD

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