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API RP 5C6

Welding Connections to Pipe

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Organization: API
Publication Date: 1 March 2006
Status: inactive
Page Count: 24
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PURPOSE

This recommended practice was created to provide a standard industry practice for the shop or field welding of connectors to pipe.

The technical content provides requirements for welding procedure qualification, welder performance qualification, materials, testing, production welding and inspection. Additionally, suggestions for ordering are included.

EQUIPMENT

This recommended practice covers the weld fabrication of connectors and handling attachments such as lift eyes and landing pads to pipe.

This document includes practices currently being implemented by a broad spectrum of the industry. This recommended practice is intended to be analogous to API 6A PSL 1 with additional requirements specific to the equipment fabrication. 

SUPPLEMENTAL REQUIREMENTS

Supplements to this recommended practice shall not be considered as requirements except when specified on the purchase order.

Document History

May 1, 2018
Pipe with Welded Connectors
Purpose This standard provides a practice for facility or field welding of connectors to pipe. The technical content contains guidance and requirements for welding procedure qualification, welder...
March 1, 2006
Welding Connections to Pipe
PURPOSE This recommended practice was created to provide a standard industry practice for the shop or field welding of connectors to pipe. The technical content provides requirements for welding...
API RP 5C6
March 1, 2006
Welding Connections to Pipe
PURPOSE This recommended practice was created to provide a standard industry practice for the shop or field welding of connectors to pipe. The technical content provides requirements for welding...
December 1, 1996
Welding Connections to Pipe
1 Scope 1.1 PURPOSE This recommended practice was created to provide a standard industry practice for the shop or field welding of connectors to pipe. The technical content provides requirements for...

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