API publications necessarily address problems of a general nature. With respect to VII. Introduction. This Standard is based on API Spec 5L, 44th Edition. Comparison Between API 5L 44th And 45th Edition – API API Has Provided A Summary Of The 45th Edition Improvements, As Per The Following Excerpt From . API 5L 44th – Ebook download as PDF File .pdf) or read book online.

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Thank you in advance. Includes marking of couplings and small diameter pipe bundle tags L Street, NW? For PSL1 pipe, manufacturer shall establish and follow documented procedures to maintain a. For PSL2 pipe, Besides above terms, such documents shall provide means for tracing any length of the pipe to the proper test unit, including the related chemical and mechanical test results. It is to use radiographic, ultrasonic or other methods not to breaking the material in API 5L standard, to reveal pipe defects, imperfections.

API 5L Steel Pipe Specification (Latest 45th Edition Update)

Clause s stat criteria unit stat criteria units Dimensions Weight Length Mill Jointers Defects Plain Ends 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 apu 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 44tj 39 40 41 42 43 Body OD from nom.

Specification permits intermediate grades L Street, NW? A summary of some of the key requirements are: For the other content has a little difference in related standards, manufacturing technology, performances norm, inspection methods, besides adjustment of text expression. For example total meters or total pieces. Very prescriptive including the pipe attributes that must be marked on the pipe — i.


Tighter requirements on chemical alloying elements for PSL 2? Types of inspections required are based on the product form and the PSL level and include: Join your peers on the Internet’s largest technical engineering professional community.

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In addition, changes were made to Section The pipe is rejected L Street, NW? Chemical composition limits are more specific 44thh tighter for many grades?

October 1, ISO Meanwhile, other fluids like steam, water, slurry also could adopt the API 5L standard for the transmission purposes. Bend test Cracks should not occur in any part of the sample and opening of weld shall not occur as well. Thank you for helping keep Eng-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts. Therefore, API 5L steel line pipe should have high strength, high toughness and brittle fracture, and good weld ability, and suitable for sour services and in H2S environment with anti-corrosion performances.

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Students Click Here Join Us! Linear imperfections cracks, lack of penetration or fusion Acceptance criteria for are given in Tables E. Any one already compare between API 5L 44th with 45th edition? First, a revised ISO was balloted and published. Some manufacturers are capable of manufacturing steel grade up to X and X Register now while it’s still free!

Arc burns Laminiations Geometric deviations Hard spots Other surface imperfections Defects depth more than 0. T Elong in 2″ g. Described in Clause 9. Testing requirements include, type of test, lot size and frequency Tables include requirements for: Defense manufacturing is all 44hh project manufacturing and project accounting. More over, for the same grade API 5L pipe, seamless and welded chemical elements content is different, which welded pipe is required more strictly and lower on Carbon and Sulfur.


Also, there are similar summaries more or less detailed on the net, do a bit of search. Strength ali in US Customary units are converted from metric equivalents and are not rounded to the nearest thousand — Conversion results in a slightly different value than in the past?

Maximum limits on yield and tensile strength? Qualifications of visual inspectors are identified? Random length shall be delivered as below table Differences between API 5L 45th edition and previously edition The mainly difference between 45th Edition with previously is to add 2 additional appendix: As edution Letter N: Purchase order must indicate which provisions of Clause 7.

The steel line pipe production has almost applied to all new technology achievement in metallurgy field nearly 20 years. Disposition of defects is addressed in section C — Defects are treated in accordance with Clause C. API 5L 44th ed.

On the other hand, seamless manufacturing type usually for the small diameters pipe, the pipe diameter is less than mm or 6 inch, the seamless steel pipe is more applied than steel pipe in welded.