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  • BS 10(1962) : 1962

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    SPECIFICATION FOR FLANGES AND BOLTING FOR PIPES, VALVES AND FITTINGS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  30-04-2009

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1962

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Co-operating organizations
    Foreword
    Specification
    1 Scope
    2 Design temperature and pressure
    3 Designation
    4 Flange dimensions
    5 Flange materials
    6 Bolts and nuts
    7 Attachment of flanges
    8 Hydraulic testing of flange joints
    9 Low temperature flanges and bolting
    Appendix
    Information to be supplied by the purchaser

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    Describes carbon steel, alloy steel, cast iron and copper alloy flanges, and appropriate bolts and nuts, for use with pipes, valves and fittings containing steam, oil, compressed air or water within temperature range -200 Degrees C to 524 Degrees C and pressure up to 2800 lbf/sq ins.

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    Committee MEEE/11/1/1 & 11/2
    Development Note Supersedes DEFSTAN 47-4/1(1985) (08/2003) Inactive for the new design. (02/2006)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 4622(1970) : 1970 SPECIFICATION FOR GREY IRON PIPES AND FITTINGS
    BS 5978-1(1989) : 1989 SAFETY AND PERFORMANCE OF GAS-FIRED HOT WATER BOILERS (60 KW TO 2 MW INPUT) - SPECIFICATION FOR GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    BS 806(1993) : 1993 SPECIFICATION FOR DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF FERROUS PIPING INSTALLATIONS FOR AND IN CONNECTION WITH LAND BOILERS
    BS 2765(1969) : 1969 SPECIFICATION FOR DIMENSIONS OF TEMPERATURE DETECTING ELEMENTS AND CORRESPONDING POCKETS
    BS 5990(2006) : 2006 SPECIFICATION FOR DIRECT GAS-FIRED FORCED CONVECTION AIR HEATERS WITH RATED HEAT INPUTS GREATER THAN 330 KW BUT NOT EXCEEDING 2 MW FOR INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL SPACE HEATING - SAFETY AND PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS (EXCLUDING ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS) (2ND FAMILY GASES)
    BS CP2010-2(1970) : 1970 PIPELINES - PART 2: DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF STEEL PIPELINES IN LAND
    BS 3063(1965) : 1965 SPECIFICATION FOR DIMENSIONS OF GASKETS FOR PIPE FLANGES
    BS 1965-1(1963) : 1963 SPECIFICATION FOR BUTT-WELDING PIPE FITTINGS FOR PRESSURE PURPOSES - CARBON STEEL
    BS 853-1(1996) : 1996 SPECIFICATION FOR VESSELS FOR USE IN HEATING SYSTEMS - CALORIFIERS AND STORAGE VESSELS FOR CENTRAL HEATING AND HOT WATER SUPPLY
    BS 5990(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR DIRECT GAS-FIRED FORCED CONVECTION AIR HEATERS WITH RATED HEAT INPUTS UP TO 2 MW FOR INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL SPACE HEATING: SA FETY AND PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS (EXCLUDING ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENT) (2ND FAMILY GASES)
    BS CP342-2(1974) : 1974 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR CENTRALIZED HOT WATER SUPPLY - BUILDINGS OTHER THAN INDIVIDUAL DWELLINGS
    BS 327(1964) : 1964 SPECIFICATION FOR POWER-DRIVEN DERRICK CRANES
    BS 5169(1992) : 1992 SPECIFICATION FOR FUSION WELDED STEEL AIR RECEIVERS
    BS 1655(1950) : 1950 SPECIFICATION FOR FLANGED AUTOMATIC CONTROL VALVES FOR THE PROCESS CONTROL INDUSTRY (FACE-TO-FACE DIMENSIONS)
    BS 853(1990) : 1990 AMD 8979 SPECIFICATION FOR VESSELS FOR USE IN HEATING SYSTEMS - CALORIFIERS AND STORAGE VESSELS FOR CENTRAL HEATING AND HOT WATER SUPPLY
    BS 778(1966) : 1966 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL PIPES AND JOINTS FOR HYDRAULIC PURPOSES
    BS 1894(1992) : 1992 SPECIFICATION FOR DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE OF ELECTRIC BOILERS OF WELDED CONSTRUCTION
    BS 4882(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR BOLTING FOR FLANGES AND PRESSURE CONTAINING PURPOSES
    BS 2790(1992) : 1992 SPECIFICATION FOR DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE OF SHELL BOILERS OF WELDED CONSTRUCTION
    BS 2035(1966) : 1966 SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON FLANGED PIPES AND FLANGED FITTINGS
    BS 5991(2006) : 2006 SPECIFICATION FOR INDIRECT GAS FIRED FORCED CONVECTION AIR HEATERS WITH RATED HEAT INPUTS GREATER THAN 330 KW BUT NOT EXCEEDING 2 MW FOR INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL SPACE HEATING - SAFETY AND PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS (EXCLUDING ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS) (2ND FAMILY GASES)
    BS 534(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL PIPES, JOINTS AND SPECIALS FOR WATER AND SEWAGE
    BS 78-2(1965) : 1965 SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON SPIGOT AND SOCKET PIPES (VERTICALLY CAST) AND SPIGOT AND SOCKET FITTINGS - FITTINGS
    BS 5991(1989) : 1989 SPECIFICATION FOR INDIRECT GAS FIRED FORCED CONVECTION AIR HEATERS WITH RATED HEAT INPUTS UP TO 2 MW FOR INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL SPACE HEATING: SAFETY AND PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS (EXCLUDING ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS) (2ND FAMILY GASES)
    BS 853(1990) : 1990 AMD 8979 SPECIFICATION FOR VESSELS FOR USE IN HEATING SYSTEMS - CALORIFIERS AND STORAGE VESSELS FOR CENTRAL HEATING AND HOT WATER SUPPLY
    BS 534:1990 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL PIPES, JOINTS AND SPECIALS FOR WATER AND SEWAGE
    BS 853-1(1996) : 1996 SPECIFICATION FOR VESSELS FOR USE IN HEATING SYSTEMS - CALORIFIERS AND STORAGE VESSELS FOR CENTRAL HEATING AND HOT WATER SUPPLY

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 1502(1982) : 1982 SPECIFICATION FOR STEELS FOR FIRED AND UNFIRED PRESSURE VESSELS: SECTIONS AND BARS
    BS 1633:1958 (published 1958-01) Steel for land boilers, receivers and other pressure vessels
    BS 916(1953) : 1953 SPECIFICATION FOR BLACK BOLTS, SCREWS AND NUTS, HEXAGON AND SQUARE, WITH B.S.W. THREADS, AND PARTLY MACHINED BOLTS, SCREWS AND NUTS, HEXAGON AND SQUARE, WITH B.S.W. OR B.S.F. THREADS
    BS 78-1(1961) : LATEST SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON SPIGOT AND SOCKET PIPES (VERTICALLY CAST ) AND SPIGOT AND SOCKET FITTINGS - PIPES
    BS 1083(1965) : 1965 SPECIFICATION FOR PRECISION HEXAGON BOLTS, SCREWS AND NUTS (B.S.W. & B.S.F. THREADS)
    BS 1769(1951) : 1951 SPECIFICATION FOR UNIFIED BLACK HEXAGON BOLTS, SCREWS, NUTS - (UNC & UNF THREADS) - HEAVY SERIES
    BS 1400(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER ALLOY INGOTS AND COPPER ALLOY HIGH CONDUCTIVITY COPPER CASTINGS
    BS 3602(1962) : LATEST SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL PIPES AND TUBES FOR PRESSURE PURPOSES - CARBON STEEL: HIGH DUTIES
    BS 1503(1989) : 1989 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL FORGINGS FOR PRESSURE PURPOSES
    BS 309(1972) : LATEST SPECIFICATION FOR WHITEHEART MALLEABLE IRON CASTINGS
    BS 2035(1966) : 1966 SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON FLANGED PIPES AND FLANGED FITTINGS
    BS 806(1993) : 1993 SPECIFICATION FOR DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF FERROUS PIPING INSTALLATIONS FOR AND IN CONNECTION WITH LAND BOILERS
    BS 3601(1987) : 1987 SPECIFICATION FOR CARBON STEEL PIPES AND TUBES WITH SPECIFIED ROOM TEMPERATURE PROPERTIES FOR PRESSURE PURPOSES
    BS 970(1972) : LATEST
    BS 21(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR PIPE THREADS FOR TUBES AND FITTINGS WHERE PRESSURE-TIGHT JOINTS ARE MADE ON THE THREADS (METRIC DIMENSIONS)
    BS 2708(1956) : LATEST UNIFIED BLACK SQUARE AND HEXAGON BOLTS, SCREWS AND NUTS (UNC AND UNF THREADS) - NORMAL SERIES
    BS 1306-2(1948) : LATEST
    BS 1506(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR CARBON, LOW ALLOY AND STAINLESS STEEL BARS AND BILLETS FOR BOLTING MATERIAL TO BE USED IN PRESSURE RETAINING APPLICATIONS
    BS 1452(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR FLAKE GRAPHITE CAST IRON
    BS 1723(1963) : PD 6264
    BS 2789(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR SPHEROIDAL GRAPHITE OR NODULAR GRAPHITE CAST IRON
    BS 3604(1978) : AMD 5067 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL PIPES AND TUBES FOR PRESSURE PURPOSES: FERRITIC ALLOY STEEL WITH SPECIFIED ELEVATED TEMPERATURE PROPERTIES
    ISO 65:1981 Carbon steel tubes suitable for screwing in accordance with ISO 7-1
    BS 1768(1963) : 1963 SPECIFICATION FOR UNIFIED PRECISION HEXAGON BOLTS, SCREWS, & NUTS (UNC & UNF THREADS) - NORMAL SERIES
    BS 1580-1&2(1962) : 1962 SPECIFICATION FOR UNIFIED SCREW THREADS - DIAMETERS 1/4 INCH AND LARGER
    BS 350(2004) : 2004 CONVERSION FACTORS FOR UNITS
    BS 310(1972) : LATEST SPECIFICATION FOR BLACKHEART MALLEABLE IRON CASTINGS
    BS 2856(1973) : 1973 PRECISE CONVERSION OF INCH AND METRIC SIZES ON ENGINEERING DRAWINGS
    BS 84:1956 SPECIFICATION FOR PARALLEL SCREW THREADS OF WHITWORTH FORM
    BS 1724(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR BRONZE WELDING BY GAS
    BS 3410(1961) : 1961 SPECIFICATION FOR METAL WASHERS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES
    BS 3100(1991) : 1991 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL CASTINGS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES
    BS 2060(1964) : LATEST COPPER ALLOY SCREW-DOWN STOP VALVES FOR GENERAL PURPOSES
    BS 18(1987) : 1987 METHOD FOR TENSILE TESTING OF METALS (INCLUDING AEROSPACE MATERIALS)
    BS 1211(1958) : 1958 SPECIFICATION FOR CENTRIFUGALLY CAST (SPUN) IRON PRESSURE PIPES FOR WATER, GAS AND SEWAGE
    BS 1504(1976) : 1976 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL CASTINGS FOR PRESSURE PURPOSES
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