This specification defines classification, materials, test requirements, inspection certification, marking and packaging of fittings for use with gasketed mechanical couplings used in piping applications. These fittings are classified into the following design types: Type I and Type II. The design of the fittings may be qualified by mathematical analysis in accordance with piping codes.
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1.1 This specification defines classification, materials, test requirements, inspection certification, marking and packaging of fittings for use with gasketed mechanical couplings complying to Specification F1476.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
A47/A47M Specification for Ferritic Malleable Iron Castings
A48/A48M Specification for Gray Iron Castings
A53/A53M Specification for Pipe, Steel, Black and Hot-Dipped, Zinc-Coated, Welded and Seamless
A153/A153M Specification for Zinc Coating (Hot-Dip) on Iron and Steel Hardware
A216/A216M Specification for Steel Castings, Carbon, Suitable for Fusion Welding, for High-Temperature Service
A234/A234M Specification for Piping Fittings of Wrought Carbon Steel and Alloy Steel for Moderate and High Temperature Service
A312/A312M Specification for Seamless, Welded, and Heavily Cold Worked Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipes
A395/A395M Specification for Ferritic Ductile Iron Pressure-Retaining Castings for Use at Elevated Temperatures
A403/A403M Specification for Wrought Austenitic Stainless Steel Piping Fittings
A536 Specification for Ductile Iron Castings
A743/A743M Specification for Castings, Iron-Chromium, Iron-Chromium-Nickel, Corrosion Resistant, for General Application
B26/B26M Specification for Aluminum-Alloy Sand Castings
B75 Specification for Seamless Copper Tube
B210 Specification for Aluminum and Aluminum-Alloy Drawn Seamless Tubes
B369 Specification for Copper-Nickel Alloy Castings
B580 Specification for Anodic Oxide Coatings on Aluminum
B584 Specification for Copper Alloy Sand Castings for General Applications
B633 Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Zinc on Iron and Steel
F1476 Specification for Performance of Gasketed Mechanical Couplings for Use in Piping Applications
Z 540.1 Calibration Laboratories in Measuring Test Equipment
fitting; grooved; marine; ship; tangent ; Couplings--specifications; Flexible mechanical couplings; Gasketed mechanical couplings (GMC); Grooved-type mechanical couplings; Mechanical restraint couplings; Plain-end mechanical couplings; Shipbuilding piping materials--specifications; Shipbuilding steel pipe materials--specifications
ICS Number Code 47.020.30 (Piping systems)
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