Pipe Specifications

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Pipe Specifications
Digest Of Common Specifications
Pipe Specifications – Methods of Manufacture


 

Pipe Specifications

GRADEDOMESTIC SIZE RANGE     USAGE
ASTM A-531/8” THRU 26”DOMESTIC AND PLUMBING PIPING UNDER NORMAL PRESSURES AND TEMPERATURES
ASTM A-1061/8” THRU 26”SEAMLESS PIPE FOR HIGH TEMPERATURES AND PRESSURES
ASTM A-1394” AND LARGERINDUSTRIAL PIPING MAINLY WATER
ASTM A-252ANY SIZEPIPE PILING, DRILLED SHAFTS AND OTHER STRUCTURAL APPLICATIONS
ASTM A-500MAXIMUM 64” ODSTRUCTURAL APPLICATIONS FOR WELDING, RIVETING OR BOLTED CONSTRUCTION
API 5 L1/8” THRU 48”OIL AND NATURAL GAS TRANSMISSION
API 2 B54” AND LARGERROLLED AND WELDED FOR OIL AND GAS OFFSHORE PLATFORM CONSTRUCTION
AWWA C -2006” AND LARGERWATER AND WASTE WATER PIPING

 

Digest Of Common Specifications - A-53, A-500

 A-53A-500
TYPETYPE ESEAMLESS
TYPE SWELDEDERW, DSAW
GRADESANONE
BX-60, X-65
CHEMISTRY%MAX C, MN, P, S%MAX OF 
C,P,S
YIELDA=30,00036,000
B=35,0002=35,000X-52=52,000
 3=46,000X-60=60,000
TENSILEA=48,000 MIN. PSI58,000
B=60,000 MIN .PSI2=60,000X-52=66,000
 3=66,000X-60=75,000
HYDROYESNONE
WALLMINIMUM WALL NOT MORE THAN +/-10% of nominal wall thickness
TOLERANCE12.5% UNDER NOM12.5% UNDER NOM
OD+/- 1% of OD+/- .75% of OD
TOLERANCE
WEIGHT+/-10% of theoretical weightNone
TOLERANCE

Digest Of Common Specifications - A-252, API 5L

 A-252API 5L
TYPESEAMLESSSEAMLESS,
TYPE SERW, DSAW
GRADES1, 2, 3X-42, X-52, X-56, 
B
CHEMISTRY0.05 MAX% PHOSC, MN,P,S,CB,V
C,P,S
YIELD1=30,000X-42=42,000
B=35,000
 
TENSILE1=50,000X-42=60,000
B=60,000 MIN .PSI
 
HYDRONONEYES
WALLMINIMUM WALL NOT MORE THAN15%
TOLERANCE-12.50%
OD+/- 1% of OD+/- .75% of OD
TOLERANCE
WEIGHTNot more than 12.5% over or 5% under theoretical weightNot more than 10% over or 3.5% under theoretical weight
TOLERANCE

Pipe Specs - Methods of Manufacture - FW, ERW, SMLS

GRADEFWERWSMLS
Domestic size range:1/8”-42”-24”1/8”-26”
ASTM A-53YESYESYES
ASTM A-106NONOYES
ASTM A-139NONONO
ASTM A-252NOYESYES
ASTM A-500NOYESYES
API 5 LYESYESYES
AWWA C200NOYESYES

Pipe Specs - Methods of Manufacture - U&O, Spiral, R&W

GRADEU & 0SPIRALR&W
Domestic size range:20”-48”4”-144”20”-144”
ASTM A-53NONONO
ASTM A-106NONONO
ASTM A-139YESYESYES
ASTM A-252YESYESYES
ASTM A-500NONONO
API 5 LYESYESYES
AWWA C200YESYESYES