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volumetric expansion of 150 psi petroleum hose

volumetric expansion of 150 psi petroleum hose

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I am trying to figure out the volumetric expansion of a 4" 150 psi petroleum hose per psi on water. I am working on uncertainties in our liquid calibration lab and need to take into account the 15 ft hose for the connecting volume in our calibration loop. Can anyone help?

RE: volumetric expansion of 150 psi petroleum hose

You need to find the elastic modulus of your particular pipe.

Ask the vendor / search out a data sheet.

Or test a section.

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RE: volumetric expansion of 150 psi petroleum hose

Why don't you just pressure up the hose to 150psig with water and measure how much water it took to do it.

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