Products

API 5LGB /ASTM A106B/ASME A53 GB

API 5L specification  is developed by the American Petroleum Institute (API) that defines standards for the manufacture of line pipes used in the transportation of oil, gas, and other fluids. It provides guidelines for the materials, manufacturing methods, testing procedures, and dimensions of these pipes.

Availability: 161 in stock

Length

6/12

Description

API 5L is a specification developed by the American Petroleum Institute (API) that defines standards for the manufacture of line pipes used in the transportation of oil, gas, and other fluids. It provides guidelines for the materials, manufacturing methods, testing procedures, and dimensions of these pipes.

The API 5L specification covers both seamless and welded steel pipes, including various grades such as A25, A, B, X42, X46, X52, X56, X60, X65, X70, X80, and X100. These grades indicate the minimum yield strength and other mechanical properties required for the pipe.

The specification outlines the chemical composition requirements for the steel used in the pipes, including elements like carbon, manganese, sulfur, phosphorus, and others. It also specifies the permissible levels of trace elements and provides guidelines for heat treatment processes.

API 5L defines the dimensions and tolerances for line pipes, including outer diameter, wall thickness, and length. It also covers the inspection and testing procedures to ensure the quality and integrity of the pipes, including non-destructive testing methods such as ultrasonic examination and hydrostatic testing.

Overall, the API 5L specification plays a crucial role in ensuring the reliability and safety of line pipes used in the energy industry, facilitating the efficient transportation of oil, gas, and other fluids over long distances.

Leave us a message

Message

Related Products

Shopping Cart