Standard Guide for Squeeze-Off of Polyolefin Gas Pressure Pipe and Tubing
|Publication Date:||1 January 1995|
|ICS Code (Plastics pipes):||23.040.20|
1.1 This guide describes general procedures for squeeze-off of polyolefin gas pressure pipe and tubing. Pipe and squeeze tool manufacturers should be requested to supply specific recommendations for squeeze-off with their materials or products.
1.2 Governing codes and project specifications should be consulted. Nothing in this document should be construed as recommending practices or systems at variance with governing codes and project specifications.
1.3 This guide covers squeeze-off of polyolefin pipe and tubing in accordance with Specification D 2513.
1.4 Where applicable in this guide, "pipe" shall mean "pipe and tubing".
1.5 The values as stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The values in parentheses are given for information only.
1.6 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.