Active Standard ASTM F1685 | Developed by Subcommittee: F25.11
Book of Standards Volume: 01.07
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This specification covers the design, construction, testing and operating requirements for pressure-reducing manifolds for air or nitrogen systems, which constitute the combination of all components and piping between, and including, the inlet and outlet ports. The manufactured manifolds shall perform satisfactorily to the following procedures: visual examination; hydrostatic shell test; relief-valve lift test; seat tightness test; and external leakage test.
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1.1 This specification covers the design, construction, testing and operating requirements for pressure-reducing manifolds for air or nitrogen systems, referred to herein also as manifolds. The term manifold constitutes the combination of all components and piping between, and including, the inlet and outlet ports (see Fig. 1 and Fig. 2).
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
F992 Specification for Valve Label Plates
F1508 Specification for Angle Style, Pressure Relief Valves for Steam, Gas, and Liquid Services
F1795 Specification for Pressure-Reducing Valves for Air or Nitrogen Systems
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)B1.1 UnifiedScrew Threads Available from American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), ASME International Headquarters, Three Park Ave., New York, NY 10016-5990.
ICS Number Code 23.060.40 (Pressure regulators)