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  • BS 78-2:1965

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    SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON SPIGOT AND SOCKET PIPES (VERTICALLY CAST) AND SPIGOT AND SOCKET FITTINGS - FITTINGS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  02-08-2013

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1965

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Specification
    Section one: General
    1 Scope
    2 General
    3 Lengths and dimensions
    4 Marking
    5 Quality of metal used in casting fittings
    6 Quality control
    7 Mode of casting
    8 Removal from moulds
    9 Freedom from defects
    10 Gauging
    11 Tolerances on thickness and diameter of fittings
    12 Hydrostatic test
    13 Coating
    14 Weighing and marking weights
    15 Tolerances on standard weights
    16 Inspection
    17 Manufacturer's certificate
    18 Testing facilities
    Section two: Specific requirements
    Tables
    1 Tolerances on thickness and diameter of fittings
    2 Hydrostatic test pressures
    3 Dimensions of spigots and sockets, class AB
    4 Dimensions of spigots and sockets, class CD
    5 Dimensions and weights of 90 deg bends
    6 Dimensions and weights of 45 deg bends
    7 Dimensions and weights of 22 1/2 deg bends
    8 Dimensions and weights of 11 1/4 deg bends
    9 Dimensions and weights of 3 inch and 4 inch hydrant
        bends
    10 Dimensions and weights of duck foot bends
    11 Dimensions and weights of 90 deg elbows
    12 Dimensions and weights of hydrant tees
    13 Dimensions, capacities and weights of condensate
        receivers
    14 Dimensions and weights of collars
    15 Dimensions and weights of tapers
    16 Dimensions and weights of angle branches
    17 Dimensions and weights of tees
    18 Dimensions and weights of crosses
    19 Dimensions and weights of flanged sockets and
        flanged spigots
    20 Dimensions and weights of plugs
    21 Dimensions and weights of caps
    22 Dimensions and weights of spigot and socket
        hatchboxes, class AB
    23 Dimensions of gaskets for hatchboxes
    Appendices
    A Conversion factors
    B Extracts from Tables 4 and 5 of 1938 edition of B.S.
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    Describes cast iron spigot and socket fittings for use with pipes for water, gas and sewage. Covers lengths and dimensions, marking, quality of metal used, quality control, mode of casting, removal from moulds, freedom from defects, gauging, tolerances on thickness and diameter of fittings, hydrostatic test, coating, weighing and marking weights, tolerances on standard weights, inspection, manufacturer's certificate and testing facilities.

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    Committee PSE/10
    Development Note Supersedes DEFSTAN 47-4/1(1985) (08/2003) Inactive for the new design. (11/2009)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Supersedes

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

    BS 4622:1970 SPECIFICATION FOR GREY IRON PIPES AND FITTINGS
    BS 5306-2:1990 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - SPECIFICATION FOR SPRINKLER SYSTEMS
    BS 2035:1966 SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON FLANGED PIPES AND FLANGED FITTINGS
    BS 4772:1988 SPECIFICATION FOR DUCTILE IRON PIPES AND FITTINGS
    BS CP2010-4(1972) : LATEST CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PIPELINES - DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF ASBESTOS CEMENT PIPELINES IN LAND

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

    BS 10:1962 SPECIFICATION FOR FLANGES AND BOLTING FOR PIPES, VALVES AND FITTINGS
    BS 78-1(1961) : LATEST SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON SPIGOT AND SOCKET PIPES (VERTICALLY CAST ) AND SPIGOT AND SOCKET FITTINGS - PIPES
    BS 1211:1958 SPECIFICATION FOR CENTRIFUGALLY CAST (SPUN) IRON PRESSURE PIPES FOR WATER, GAS AND SEWAGE
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