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  • BS 5045-1(1982) : 1982

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    TRANSPORTABLE GAS CONTAINERS - SPECIFICATION FOR SEAMLESS STEEL GAS CONTAINERS ABOVE 0.5 LITRE WATER CAPACITY

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  15-05-2000

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1982

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Committees responsible
    Specification
    Section one. General
    1 Scope
    2 References
    3 Manufacture and testing of containers
    4 Classification of gases
    5 Information to be supplied by the purchaser and the
        manufacturer
    6 Certificate of compliance
    Section two. Permissible materials
    7 General
    8 Chemical composition
    9 Steelmaker's certificate
    10 Identification of steel
    Section three. Design
    11 Service conditions for design
    12 Design formulae
    13 Fittings
    Section four. Manufacture and workmanship
    14 Approval of design and construction details
    15 Permissible processes
    16 Heat treatment
    17 Tolerances
    Section five. Inspection and tests
    18 General
    19 Hardness tests
    20 Mechanical tests
    21 Examination for thickness, surface imperfections and
        neck folds
    22 Hydraulic tests
    23 Re-heat treatment
    24 Tightness test
    25 Ultrasonic examination of large containers
    26 Testing of prototype containers
    27 Checking of water capacity
    28 Results of tests
    29 Marking of containers
    Appendices
    A Volumetric expansion testing of seamless containers
    B Ultrasonic defect detection and thickness
        measurement
    C Examples of design calculations for cylindrical
        walls of seamless containers
    D Specimen certificates
    E Containers for use in hydrogen trailer service
    Tables
    1 Classification of gases
    2 Steelmaking process and chemical composition of
        permissible materials
    3 Heat treatment and mechanical properties of steel in
        finished containers
    4 Permissible deviation on product analysis from
        specified range for carbon and carbon manganese
        steels
    5 Permissible deviation on product analysis from
        specified range for alloy steels
    6 Reference temperatures for developed pressure for
        conveyance in the UK in uninsulated containers
    7 Reference temperatures for filling ratio for low
        pressure liquefiable gases in the UK in uninsulated
        containers
    8 Formulae for deriving minimum values of test
        pressure P1
    9 Design stresses for permissible steels
    10 K factors for the compressibility of water
    Figures
    1 Hardness numbers related to tensile strengths
    2 Cylinder neck folds before and after machining
    3 Water jacket volumetric expansion test (levelling
        burette)
    4 Water jacket volumetric expansion test (fixed
        burette)
    5 Non-water jacket volumetric expansion test
    6 Diagram for deriving minimum values of test pressure
        P1

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    Covers design,materials,structure and tests.

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    Committee PVE/3
    Development Note Superseded by BS EN 1964-1 but remains current until further notice
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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

    BS 1319(1976) : 1976 SPECIFICATION FOR MEDICAL GAS CYLINDERS, VALVES AND YOKE CONNECTIONS
    BS 6061(1981) : 1981 SPECIFICATION FOR TRANSPORTABLE ACETYLENE CONTAINERS
    BS 5045-2(1989) : 1989 TRANSPORTABLE GAS CONTAINERS - SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL CONTAINERS OF 0.5L UP TO 450L WATER CAPACITY WITH WELDED SEAMS
    BS 6942-1(1988) : 1988 DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF SMALL KITS FOR OXY-FUEL GAS WELDING AND ALLIED PROCESSES - SPECIFICATION FOR KITS USING ONE OR MORE NON-REFILLABLE GAS CONTAINERS FOR OXYGEN AND FUEL GAS
    BS 4667-5(1990) : 1990 BREATHING APPARATUS - SPECIFICATION FOR CLOSED CIRCUIT ESCAPE BREATHING APPARATUS
    BS 4667-4(1989) : 1989 BREATHING APPARATUS - SPECIFICATION FOR OPEN-CIRCUIT ESCAPE BREATHING APPARATUS
    BS 5306-4(1986) : 1986 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - SPECIFICATION FOR CARBON DIOXIDE SYSTEMS
    BS 6942-2(1989) : 1989 DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF SMALL KITS FOR OXY-FUEL GAS WELDING AND ALLIED PROCESSES - SPECIFICATION FOR KITS USING REFILLABLE GAS CONTAINERS FOR OXYGEN AND FUEL GAS
    BS 5306-5.2(1984) : 1984 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS & EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - HALON SYSTEMS - HALON 1211 TOTAL FLOODING SYSTEMS
    BS 4001-1:1981 CARE AND MAINTENANCE OF UNDERWATER BREATHING APPARATUS - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE COMPRESSED AIR OPEN CIRCUIT TYPE
    BS 4667-4(1982) : LATEST BREATHING APPARATUS - SPECIFICATION FOR ESCAPE BREATHING APPARATUS
    BS 4364(1993) : 1993 SPECIFICATION FOR INDUSTRIAL OXYGEN
    BS 4001-1(1998) : 1998 CARE AND MAINTENANCE OF UNDERWATER BREATHING APPARATUS - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE COMPRESSED AIR OPEN CIRCUIT TYPE
    BS 7327-1(1990) : 1990 SMALL FIXED FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - SPECIFICATION FOR SMALL FIXED HALON FIRE EXTINGUISHERS
    BS 5045-6(1987) : 1987 TRANSPORTABLE GAS CONTAINERS - SPECIFICATION FOR SEAMLESS CONTAINERS OF LESS THAN 0.5 LITRE WATER CAPACITY
    BS 5423(1987) : 1987 SPECIFICATION FOR PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS
    BS 7201-1(1989) : 1989 HYDRAULIC FLUID POWER - GAS LOADED ACCUMULATORS - SPECIFICATION FOR SEAMLESS STEEL ACCUMULATOR BODIES ABOVE 0.5 L WATER CAPACITY
    BS 5430-6:1994 PERIODIC INSPECTION , TESTING AND MAINTENANCE OF TRANSPORTABLE GAS CONTAINERS (EXCLUDING DISSOLVED ACETYLENE CONTAINERS) - SPECIFICATION FOR SEAMLESS STEEL AND ALUMINIUM ALLOY CONTAINERS HAVING A WATER CAPACITY OF LESS THAN 0.5 LITRE
    BS 341-1(1991) : 1991 TRANSPORTABLE GAS CONTAINER VALVES - SPECIFICATION FOR INDUSTRIAL VALVES FOR WORKING PRESSURES UP TO AND INCLUDING 300 BAR
    BS 4575-2(1987) : 1987 FLUID POWER TRANSMISSION AND CONTROL SYSTEMS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PNEUMATIC EQUIPMENT AND SYSTEMS
    BS 4105(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR LIQUID CARBON DIOXIDE, INDUSTRIAL
    BS 5306-7(1988) : 1988 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - SPECIFICATION FOR POWDER SYSTEMS
    BS 6164(2001) : 2001 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SAFETY IN TUNNELLING IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
    BS 5396(1976) : 1976 SPECIFICATION FOR SEAMLESS STEEL CO[2] CONTAINERS FOR FIXED FIRE FIGHTING INSTALLATIONS ON SHIPS
    BS 5306-5.1(1982) : 1982 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - HALON SYSTEMS - HALON 1301 TOTAL FLOODING SYSTEMS
    BS 4431(1989) : 1989 METHODS OF SAMPLING AND TEST FOR LIQUEFIED ANHYDROUS AMMONIA
    BS 5306-5.1(1992) : 1992 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - HALON SYSTEMS - SPECIFICATION FOR HALON 1301 TOTAL FLOODING SYSTEMS
    BS 341-1:1991 (published 1991-09) Transportable gas container valves Specification for industrial valves for working pressures up to and including 300 bar
    BS 6164:2001 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SAFETY IN TUNNELLING IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
    BS 4105:1990 (published 1991-01) Specification for liquid carbon dioxide, industrial
    BS 4001-1:1998 CARE AND MAINTENANCE OF UNDERWATER BREATHING APPARATUS - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE COMPRESSED AIR OPEN CIRCUIT TYPE

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    BS 341-2(1963) : 1963 SPECIFICATION FOR VALVE FITTINGS - FOR COMPRESSED GAS CYLINDERS - PART 2: VALVES WITH TAPER STEMS FOR USE WITH BREATHING APPARATUS (EXCLUDING MEDICAL GAS CYLINDERS TO BS 1319)
    BS 3894-1(1965) : 1965 METHOD FOR CONVERTING ELONGATION VALUES FOR STEEL - CARBON AND LOW ALLOY STEELS
    BS 5430-1(1977) : 1977 SPECIFICATION FOR PERIODIC INSPECTION TESTING AND MAINTENANCE OF TRANSPORTABLE GAS CONTAINERS (EXCLUDING DISSOLVED ACETYLENE CONTAINERS) - SEAMLESS STEEL CONTAINERS
    BS 4500-1(1969) : AMD 3703 ISO LIMITS AND FITS - GENERAL TOLERANCES AND DEVIATIONS
    BS 891-1(1962) : 1962 METHOD FOR ROCKWELL HARDNESS TEST - TESTING OF METALS
    BS 341-1:1962 SPECIFICATION FOR VALVE FITTINGS FOR COMPRESSED GAS CYLINDERS - VALVES WITH TAPER STEMS (EXCLUDING VALVES USED FOR BREATHING AND MEDICAL PURPOSES)
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