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    Bursting discs and bursting disc devices - Application, selection and installation

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

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    Published date:  08-11-2004

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Provides requirements and guidance on the application, selection and installation of bursting discs and bursting disc devices.

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    This Standard provides requirements and guidance on the application, selection and installation of bursting discs and bursting disc devices.The information to be used for identification and the information to be marked on bursting discs and bursting disc devices is specified in Appendix A.Testing and certification requirements for bursting discs are specified in AppendixD.Information which the purchaser may provide to assist in the design or the selection of bursting discs and bursting disc devices is given in Appendix B.Equations for the calculation of the discharge capacity for single phase flow are given in AppendixC.

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    Committee ME-001
    Document Type Standard
    Product Note Reconfirmed 27/05/2016.This standard has been reconfirmed in Australia in 2016 and remains current in New Zealand. Reconfirmation Notice 27/05/2016
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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    First published as AS 1358-1972.Previous edition 1989.Third edition 2004.Reconfirmed 2016. Originated as AS 1358-1972. Previous edition 1989. Third edition 2004. Reissued incorporating Amendment No. 1 (February 2007).

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