CEN - EN 1440
LPG equipment and accessories - Periodic inspection of transportable refillable LPG cylinders
|Publication Date:||1 February 2008|
|ICS Code (Pressure vessels):||23.020.30|
This European Standard specifies procedures for periodic inspection and testing, for transportable refillable LPG cylinders with a water capacity from 0,5 l up to and including 150 l.
This European Standard is applicable to the following:
- welded and brazed steel LPG cylinders with a specified minimum wall thickness (see EN 1442 and EN 12807 or the equivalent standard);
- welded steel LPG cylinders manufactured to an alternative design and construction (see EN 14140:2003+A1 or the equivalent standard);
NOTE This European Standard also applies to protected cylinders.
- welded aluminium LPG cylinders (see EN 13110 or the equivalent standard);
- composite LPG cylinders (see EN 14427 or the equivalent standard).
This European Standard is intended to be applied to cylinders complying with RID/ADR (including pi marked cylinders) and also to existing non RID/ADR cylinder populations.
This European Standard does not apply to cylinders permanently installed in vehicles.