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Minimum Distance between welds


Minimum Distance

Pipe Size

Branch connections (with or without reinforcing The A pads or olets) larger of and Circumferential welds 50mm (or) 4xT The larger of B Two circumferential welds 50mm (or) 4xT 100mm (or) 4xT 150mm (or) 4xT C Two adjacent fillet welds Smaller of 40mm (or) 3xT

All Sizes

<=6" Pipes 8" to 12" Pipes 14" and above

All Sizes

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