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Piping 2. What is the basic difference between Pipe specification A106 Gr.A / Gr.B/ Gr.C.?

Answer: Difference is due to the Carbon content. % of carbon content in : I. ASTM A106 Gr. A 0.25 % II. ASTM A106 Gr. B 0.30 % II ASTM A106 Gr. C 0.35 %. 3. What is the difference between pipe specification ASTM A312 TP 304 & ASTM A312 TP304L, ASTM A312 TP 316 & ASTM A312 TP 316L? Answer: Difference is due to the Carbon content. The Letter L denotes lower percentage of carbon. % of carbon content in : I. ASTM A312 TP 304 - 0.08 % II. ASTM A312 TP 304L- 0.035% III. ASTM A312 TP 316 - 0.08 % IV. ASTM A312 TP 316L- 0.035%