• NFPA 58 HDBK : 2017

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    LP-GAS CODE HANDBOOK

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy

    Superseded date:  12-20-2019

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2017

    Publisher:  National Fire Protection Association

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    Preface
    About the Contributors
    About the Editor
    NFPA 58 Summary of Technical Changes: 2017
    PART 1 - NFPA 58, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code,
             with Commentary
    Chapter 1 - Administration
    Chapter 2 - Referenced Publications
    Chapter 3 - Definitions
    Chapter 4 - General Requirements
    Chapter 5 - LP-Gas Equipment and Appliances
    Chapter 6 - Installation of LP-Gas Systems
    Chapter 7 - LP-Gas Liquid Transfer
    Chapter 8 - Storage of Cylinders Awaiting Use,
                 Resale, or Exchange
    Chapter 9 - Vehicular Transportation of LP-Gas
    Chapter 10 - Buildings or Structures Housing LP-Gas
                 Distribution Facilities
    Chapter 11 - Engine Fuel Systems
    Chapter 12 - Motor Vehicles Intended for Over-the-Road
                 Use or Designed to Transport Passengers and
                 Are Fueled by LP-Gas
    Chapter 13 - Refrigerated Containers
    Chapter 14 - Marine Shipping and Receiving
    Chapter 15 - Operations and Maintenance
    Chapter 16 - Pipe and Tubing Sizing Tables
    ANNEXES
    ANNEX A - Explanatory Material
    ANNEX B - Properties of LP-Gases
    ANNEX C - Design, Construction, and Requalification
              of DOT (ICC) Cylinders
    ANNEX D - Design of ASME and API-ASME Containers
    ANNEX E - Pressure Relief Devices
    ANNEX F - Liquid Volume Tables, Computations, and
              Graphs
    ANNEX G - Wall Thickness of Copper Tubing
    ANNEX H - Procedure for Torch Fire and Hose Stream
              Testing of Thermal Insulating Systems for
              LP-Gas Containers
    ANNEX I - Container Spacing
    ANNEX J - Sample Ordinance Adopting NFPA 58
    ANNEX K - Burial and Corrosion Protection for
              Underground and Mounded ASME
              Containers
    ANNEX L - Suggested Methods of Checking for Leakage
    ANNEX M - A Suggested Container Purging Procedure
    ANNEX N - Informational References
    PART 2 - SUPPLEMENTS
    SUPPLEMENT 1 - Guidelines for Conducting a Fire
                   Safety Analysis
    SUPPLEMENT 2 - Preparing Propane Companies for
                   Natural Disasters
    SUPPLEMENT 3 - Cathodic Protection
    SUPPLEMENT 4 - Home Fires Involving Grills
    SUPPLEMENT 5 - Static Electricity in the Propane
                   Industry
    Index
    Important Notices and Legal Disclaimers

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    This code shall apply to the storage, handling, transportation, and use of liquefied petroleum gas (LP-Gas).

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    Development Note This handbook is also included in NFPA 58 SET, which also includes a standard (NFPA 58). (11/2007)
    Document Type Standard
    Product Note THIS STANDARD ALSO REFERS TO AWS Z49.1
    Publisher National Fire Protection Association
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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