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BS PD 6550-3

89th Edition, November 30, 1989

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Explanatory Supplement to BS 5500: 1988 'Specification for Unfired Fusion Welded Pressure Vessels', Section Three 'Design' - Part 3: Vessels Under External Pressure

Includes all amendments and changes through Reaffirmation Notice , October 1, 2012

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Product Details:

  • Revision: 89th Edition, November 30, 1989
  • Published Date: October 1, 2012
  • Status: Active, Most Current
  • Document Language: English
  • Published By: British Standards Institution (BSI)
  • Page Count: 24
  • ANSI Approved: No
  • DoD Adopted: No

Description / Abstract:

Describes the collapse modes which apply showing how each collapse mode is taken into account in Clause 3.6 of BS 5500. Both stiffened and unstiffened cylinders are examined.