My general ? is can I design a 12' tall x 12' dia x 3/16" thk stainless steel tank to 650 code using a 20" manway flange and blind flange burned out of 3/4" SS plate instead of a standard nozzle/flange with bolt on blind flange?
Reason would be for less expense of burning out blind from plate than purchasing a standard blind flange.
Appreciate your help, Robert P.
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