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    RECOMMENDED PRACTICES FOR FLUID CONDUCTOR CARBON, ALLOY AND HIGH STRENGTH LOW ALLOY STEEL TUBING APPLICATIONS - PART 1: DESIGN AND FABRICATION

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    Superseded date:  07-10-2019

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    Published date:  01-01-2013

    Publisher:  SAE International

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    1. SCOPE
    2. REFERENCES
    3. DEFINITIONS
    4. SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS
    5. TUBE SIZING, TUBE CONNECTION SELECTION, AND ROUTINGS
    6. TUBE DESIGN, DIMENSIONING, TOLERANCES, AND INSPECTION
    7. TUBE AND TUBE ASSEMBLY FABRICATION
    8. TUBE CLEANLINESS
    9. UNINTENDED USES
    10. NOTES

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    Specifies general recommendations for designing and fabricating carbon, alloy and high strength low alloy steel tube assemblies for fluid power applications utilizing commonly available manufacturing methods and general guidelines for tube selection and application.

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    Development Note Supersedes SAE J 2551. (02/2013)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher SAE International
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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    SAE J 2467 : 2015 WELDED AND COLD-DRAWN, SAE 1021 CARBON STEEL TUBING NORMALIZED FOR BENDING AND FLARING
    SAE J 1065 : 2016 NOMINAL REFERENCE WORKING PRESSURES FOR STEEL HYDRAULIC TUBING
    SAE J 2614 : 2018 WELDED AND COLD-DRAWN, HIGH STRENGTH (500 MPA TENSILE STRENGTH) HYDRAULIC TUBING, FOR BENDING, FLARING, COLD FORMING, WELDING AND BRAZING
    SAE J 2551/3 : 2013 RECOMMENDED PRACTICES FOR FLUID CONDUCTOR CARBON, ALLOY AND HIGH STRENGTH LOW ALLOY STEEL TUBING APPLICATIONS - PART 3: PROCUREMENT
    SAE J 2551/2 : 2013 RECOMMENDED PRACTICES FOR FLUID CONDUCTOR CARBON, ALLOY AND HIGH STRENGTH LOW ALLOY STEEL TUBING APPLICATIONS - PART 2: GENERAL SPECIFICATIONS AND PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS
    SAE J 2435 : 2015 WELDED FLASH CONTROLLED, SAE 1021 CARBON STEEL TUBING, NORMALIZED FOR COLD FORMING, WELDING AND BRAZING
    SAE J 524 : 2016 SEAMLESS LOW-CARBON STEEL TUBING ANNEALED FOR BENDING AND FLARING
    SAE J 525 : 2016 WELDED AND COLD DRAWN LOW-CARBON STEEL TUBING ANNEALED FOR BENDING AND FLARING
    SAE J 526 : 2016 WELDED LOW-CARBON STEEL TUBING SUITABLE FOR BENDING, FLARING, BEADING, FORMING AND BRAZING
    SAE J 1677 : 2016 TESTS AND PROCEDURES FOR CARBON STEEL AND HIGH STRENGTH LOW ALLOY STEEL TUBING
    SAE J 533 : 2017 FLARES FOR TUBING
    SAE J 2613 : 2017 WELDED FLASH CONTROLLED, HIGH STRENGTH (500 MPA TENSILE STRENGTH) HYDRAULIC TUBING, FOR BENDING, DOUBLE FLARING, COLD FORMING, WELDING, AND BRAZING
    SAE J 2467 : 2020 WELDED AND COLD-DRAWN, SAE 1021 CARBON STEEL TUBING NORMALIZED FOR BENDING AND FLARING

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    ISO 272:1982 Fasteners Hexagon products Widths across flats
    ISO 16028:1999 Hydraulic fluid power Flush-face type, quick-action couplings for use at pressures of 20 MPa (200 bar) to 31,5 MPa (315 bar) Specifications
    SAE J 836 : 1970 AUTOMOTIVE METALLURGICAL JOINING
    ISO 8434-1:2007 Metallic tube connections for fluid power and general use Part 1: 24 degree cone connectors
    EN 10305-3:2016 STEEL TUBES FOR PRECISION APPLICATIONS - TECHNICAL DELIVERY CONDITIONS - PART 3: WELDED COLD SIZED TUBES
    SAE J 518 : 2013 HYDRAULIC FLANGED TUBE, PIPE, AND HOSE CONNECTIONS, FOUR-BOLT SPLIT FLANGE TYPE
    SAE J 1926/3 : 2016 CONNECTIONS FOR GENERAL USE AND FLUID POWER - PORTS AND STUD ENDS WITH ASME B1.1 THREADS AND O-RING SEALING - PART 3: LIGHT-DUTY (L-SERIES) STUD ENDS
    ISO 5598:2008 Fluid power systems and components Vocabulary
    ISO 4399:1995 Fluid power systems and components Connectors and associated components Nominal pressures
    ISO 10583:1993 Aerospace fluid systems Test methods for tube/fitting assemblies
    ISO 6605:2017 Hydraulic fluid power — Test methods for hoses and hose assemblies
    ISO 4397:2011 Fluid power connectors and associated components Nominal outside diameters of tubes and nominal hose sizes
    ASTM A 519/A519M : 2017 : REDLINE Standard Specification for Seamless Carbon and Alloy Steel Mechanical Tubing
    SAE J 1290 : 2012 AUTOMOTIVE HYDRAULIC BRAKE SYSTEM - METRIC TUBE CONNECTIONS
    SAE J 2832 : 2009 WELDED FLASH CONTROLLED, HIGH STRENGTH (690 MPA TENSILE STRENGTH) LOW ALLOY STEEL HYDRAULIC TUBING, STRESS RELIEVED ANNEALED FOR BENDING AND DOUBLE FLARING
    ISO 6150:1988 Pneumatic fluid power Cylindrical quick-action couplings for maximum working pressures of 10 bar, 16 bar and 25 bar (1 MPa, 1,6 Mpa, and 2,5 MPa) Plug connecting dimensions, specifications, application guidelines and testing
    SAE J 1453/2 : 2015 SPECIFICATION FOR O-RING FACE SEAL CONNECTORS - PART 2: REQUIREMENTS, DIMENSIONS, AND TESTS FOR STEEL UNIONS, BULKHEADS, SWIVELS, BRAZE SLEEVES, BRAZE-ON TUBE ENDS, CAPS, AND CONNECTORS WITH ISO 6149-2 METRIC STUD ENDS AND ISO 6162 4-BOLT FLANGE HEADS
    SAE J 1273 : 2014 RECOMMENDED PRACTICES FOR HYDRAULIC HOSE ASSEMBLIES
    SAE J 2592 : 2013 CARBON STEEL TUBING FOR GENERAL USE - UNDERSTANDING NONDESTRUCTIVE TESTING FOR CARBON STEEL TUBING
    SAE J 1231 : 2016 FORMED TUBE ENDS FOR HOSE CONNECTIONS AND HOSE FITTINGS
    EN 10305-2:2016 STEEL TUBES FOR PRECISION APPLICATIONS - TECHNICAL DELIVERY CONDITIONS - PART 2: WELDED COLD DRAWN TUBES
    ISO 3305:1985 Plain end welded precision steel tubes Technical conditions for delivery
    SAE J 1065 : 2016 NOMINAL REFERENCE WORKING PRESSURES FOR STEEL HYDRAULIC TUBING
    SAE J 1926/1 : 2016 CONNECTIONS FOR GENERAL USE AND FLUID POWER - PORTS AND STUD ENDS WITH ASME B1.1 THREADS AND O-RING SEALING - PART 1: THREADED PORT WITH O-RING SEAL IN TRUNCATED HOUSING
    ISO 6162-2:2012 Hydraulic fluid power Flange connections with split or one-piece flange clamps and metric or inch screws Part 2: Flange connectors, ports and mounting surfaces for use at a pressure of 42 MPa (420 bar), DN 13 to DN 76
    SAE J 356 : 2013 WELDED FLASH-CONTROLLED LOW-CARBON STEEL TUBING NORMALIZED FOR BENDING, DOUBLE FLARING, AND BEADING
    ISO 8434-2:2007 Metallic tube connections for fluid power and general use Part 2: 37 degree flared connectors
    EN 10305-4:2016 STEEL TUBES FOR PRECISION APPLICATIONS - TECHNICAL DELIVERY CONDITIONS - PART 4: SEAMLESS COLD DRAWN TUBES FOR HYDRAULIC AND PNEUMATIC POWER SYSTEMS
    SAE J 1453/3 : 2012 SPECIFICATION FOR O-RING FACE SEAL CONNECTORS: PART 3 - REQUIREMENTS, DIMENSIONS, AND TESTS FOR STEEL UNIONS, BULKHEADS, SWIVELS, BRAZE SLEEVES, CAPS, AND CONNECTORS WITH SAE J1926-2 INCH STUD ENDS
    ASTM D 2247 : 2015 : REDLINE Standard Practice for Testing Water Resistance of Coatings in 100 % Relative Humidity
    ISO 6072:2011 Rubber Compatibility between hydraulic fluids and standard elastomeric materials
    SAE J 246 : 2012 SPHERICAL AND FLANGED SLEEVE (COMPRESSION) TUBE FITTINGS
    SAE J 2593 : 2015 INFORMATION REPORT FOR THE INSTALLATION OF FLUID CONDUCTORS AND CONNECTORS
    SAE J 343 : 2016 TEST AND TEST PROCEDURES FOR SAE 100R SERIES HYDRAULIC HOSE AND HOSE ASSEMBLIES
    SAE J 2614 : 2009 WELDED AND COLD-DRAWN, HIGH STRENGTH (500 MPA TENSILE STRENGTH) HYDRAULIC TUBING, FOR BENDING, FLARING, COLD FORMING, WELDING AND BRAZING
    SAE J 515 : 2015 SPECIFICATION FOR O-RING MATERIALS USED WITH HYDRAULIC CONNECTORS
    SAE J 1453/1 : 2012 SPECIFICATION FOR O-RING FACE SEAL CONNECTORS - PART 1: TUBE CONNECTION DETAILS AND COMMON REQUIREMENTS FOR PERFORMANCE AND TESTS
    ISO 8434-3:2005 Metallic tube connections for fluid power and general use Part 3: O-ring face seal connectors
    ISO 6162-1:2012 Hydraulic fluid power Flange connections with split or one-piece flange clamps and metric or inch screws Part 1: Flange connectors, ports and mounting surfaces for use at pressures of 3,5 MPa (35 bar) to 35 MPa (350 bar), DN 13 to DN 127
    ISO 19879:2010 Metallic tube connections for fluid power and general use Test methods for hydraulic fluid power connections
    SAE J 2094 : 2001 VEHICLE & CONTROL MODIFICATIONS FOR DRIVERS WITH PHYSICAL DISABILITIES - TERMINOLOGY
    SAE J 2435 : 2015 WELDED FLASH CONTROLLED, SAE 1021 CARBON STEEL TUBING, NORMALIZED FOR COLD FORMING, WELDING AND BRAZING
    ISO 4200:1991 Plain end steel tubes, welded and seamless General tables of dimensions and masses per unit length
    SAE J 514 : 2012 HYDRAULIC TUBE FITTINGS
    SAE J 526 : 2016 WELDED LOW-CARBON STEEL TUBING SUITABLE FOR BENDING, FLARING, BEADING, FORMING AND BRAZING
    ISO 3457:2003 Earth-moving machinery Guards Definitions and requirements
    ISO 6164:1994 Hydraulic fluid power Four-screw, one-piece square-flange connections for use at pressures of 25 MPa and 40 MPa (250 bar and 400 bar)
    SAE J 527 : 2013 BRAZED DOUBLE WALL LOW-CARBON STEEL TUBING
    ISO 8434-4:1995 Metallic tube connections for fluid power and general use Part 4: 24 degree cone connectors with O-ring weld-on nipples
    ISO 3304:1985 Plain end seamless precision steel tubes Technical conditions for delivery
    SAE J 525 : 2016 WELDED AND COLD DRAWN LOW-CARBON STEEL TUBING ANNEALED FOR BENDING AND FLARING
    ISO 273:1979 Fasteners Clearance holes for bolts and screws
    SAE J 1677 : 2016 TESTS AND PROCEDURES FOR CARBON STEEL AND HIGH STRENGTH LOW ALLOY STEEL TUBING
    SAE J 524 : 2016 SEAMLESS LOW-CARBON STEEL TUBING ANNEALED FOR BENDING AND FLARING
    ISO 9227:2017 Corrosion tests in artificial atmospheres Salt spray tests
    ISO 10763:1994 Hydraulic fluid power Plain-end, seamless and welded precision steel tubes Dimensions and nominal working pressures
    SAE J 2467 : 2015 WELDED AND COLD-DRAWN, SAE 1021 CARBON STEEL TUBING NORMALIZED FOR BENDING AND FLARING
    AWS D1.1/D1.1M : 2015 STRUCTURAL WELDING CODE-STEEL
    SAE J 2044 : 2009 QUICK CONNECT COUPLING SPECIFICATION FOR LIQUID FUEL AND VAPOR/EMISSIONS SYSTEMS
    ASTM A 554 : 2016 : REDLINE Standard Specification for Welded Stainless Steel Mechanical Tubing
    ASTM A 312/A312M : 2017-03 SPECIFICATION FOR SEAMLESS, WELDED, AND HEAVILY COLD WORKED AUSTENITIC STAINLESS STEEL PIPES
    SAE J 1926/2 : 2016 CONNECTIONS FOR GENERAL USE AND FLUID POWER - PORTS AND STUD ENDS WITH ASME B1.1 THREADS AND O-RING SEALING - PART 2: HEAVY-DUTY (S SERIES) STUD ENDS
    SAE J 533 : 2017 FLARES FOR TUBING
    SAE J 2551/2 : 2013 RECOMMENDED PRACTICES FOR FLUID CONDUCTOR CARBON, ALLOY AND HIGH STRENGTH LOW ALLOY STEEL TUBING APPLICATIONS - PART 2: GENERAL SPECIFICATIONS AND PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS
    ISO 2944:2000 Fluid power systems and components — Nominal pressures
    SAE J 2551/3 : 2013 RECOMMENDED PRACTICES FOR FLUID CONDUCTOR CARBON, ALLOY AND HIGH STRENGTH LOW ALLOY STEEL TUBING APPLICATIONS - PART 3: PROCUREMENT
    ISO 3448:1992 Industrial liquid lubricants ISO viscosity classification
    SAE J512 : 1997 AUTOMOTIVE TUBE FITTINGS
    ISO 6149:1980 Fluid power systems and components Metric ports Dimensions and design
    ISO 6743-4:2015 Lubricants, industrial oils and related products (class L) Classification Part 4: Family H (Hydraulic systems)
    SAE J 2613 : 2009 WELDED FLASH CONTROLLED, HIGH STRENGTH (500 MPA TENSILE STRENGTH) HYDRAULIC TUBING, FOR BENDING, DOUBLE FLARING, COLD FORMING, WELDING, AND BRAZING
    SAE J 2833 : 2009 WELDED AND COLD-DRAWN, HIGH STRENGTH (690 MPA TENSILE STRENGTH) LOW ALLOY STEEL HYDRAULIC TUBING, STRESS RELIEVED ANNEALED FOR BENDING AND FLARING
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