Provides detailed recommendations for the use of rubber-lining protection on new and in-service equipment, including recommended dimensions and considerations in the design of equipment that is to be lined, as well as important factors to consider when choosing a rubber lining or adhesive. Installation and curing of rubber linings, including specific procedures for properly lining joints, flanges, and ends of pipe, are also covered. Recommended inspection and repair specifications are also outlined. PRINTED HARD COPIES REQUIRE A MINIMUM OF 7 DAYS FOR PROCESSING BEFORE SHIPPING.
REAFFIRMED IN 2008. This standard is intended to provide guidance to those designing, fabricating, and/or maintaining carbon steel equipment and piping that is exposed to caustic environments. An informal review of current industry caustic handling practices was completed in 1999. This standard incorporates the findings of that survey as they apply to refinery applications. PRINTED HARD COPIES REQUIRE A MINIMUM OF 7-10 DAYS FOR PROCESSING BEFORE SHIPPING.