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Static sealing- Bolted joint design

Static sealing- Bolted joint design

Static sealing- Bolted joint design

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I am designing a vacuum chamber for laser equipment. I have CAD/drawing references for the design from the company knowledge base but there is not much for calculations. I don't want to copy-paste the old design without any learnings/understanding. I am looking for a reference(books or any other articles) to design bolted joints for static sealed joints (for a vacuum chamber hatch, bolt preloading etc). Anyone, please help?

Vimal VV
Aerospace|Automation|Laser equipments

RE: Static sealing- Bolted joint design

For seal gland reference look at the Parker O-ring Handbook.

Study your legacy information to understand it.

Ted

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