Test Your Code Knowledge – Volume 4.5

TOPIC: BPV Section VIII Div 1 – Head Thickness Calculation for Cold-Stretched Vessel


Question 1:  A dished head material is work harden & stretchedabove the yield limit as per Mandatory Appendix 44. For ts/L
0.002, is paragraph 1-4(f)(1) applicable for the verificationof the knuckle radius in a cold stretched vessel?

Yes, see UG-32(d) Note.