Test Your Code Knowledge; Volume 1.0

TOPIC: BPV Section VIII Division 1; UW-16(f)(3) and Appendix 9, 9-6


Question: A threaded fitting, meeting the definition of paragraph UG-11(a) in Section VIII, Division 1, penetrates both the inner and outer wall of a jacketed vessel. May such a fitting be attached by a fillet weld deposited on the outside surface of the vessel and jacket if all the provisions of  UW-16(f)(3) are satisfied?