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Indian Boilers Regulations - 1950

Message from
Chairman of Central
Boilers Board

Contents Regulation Wise


Reg.1

Short Title, Extent, Application and Commencement

Reg.2

Definitions

Reg.3

General Requirements, Applications of Standard Conditions and


Expectations thereto

Reg.3A

Inspection of Boiler to comply into any foreign code

Reg.4

Standard Requirements-Material, Construction, Inspecting Authority's


Certificates and Maker's Stamp

Reg.4A

Application for Recognition

Contents Regulation
Wise

Reg.4B

Scrutiny of applications by the Evaluation Committee

Reg.4C

Recognition of a firm as Competent Authority, Inspecting Authorities, etc.

Reg.4D

Validity of Certificate of Recognition

Indian Boilers
Act 1923

Reg.4E

Renewal of Certificate of Recognition

Reg.4F

Application for registration of existing competent authority

Reg.4G

Appeal

Reg.4H

Function of Evaluation committee

Reg.5

Modification of Formulae

Reg.5A

Material not fully identified

Reg.6

Standard Specifications for Materials

Reg.7

Boiler Shells not in Accordance with Standard Conditions

Reg.8

Use of Welding

Reg.9

Process of manufacture

Reg.10

Chemical Analysis

Reg.11

Freedom from defects, etc

Reg.12

Rolling Margin

Reg.13

Testing and Inspecting.

Reg.13A

Designate steel

Reg.14

Selection of test pieces

Reg.15

Tensile Test pieces

Reg.16

Tensile tests

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History of Indian Boiler


Regulations

Foreword

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List of Amendments

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Reg.17

Number of Tensile Tests

Reg.18

Dump Tests

Reg.19

Bend Tests

Reg.20

Number of Bend Tests

Reg.21

Manufactured Rivets

Reg.22

Additional tests before rejection

Reg.23

Branding

Reg.24

Defacing of rejected material

Reg.25

Facilities for inspection

Reg.26

Steel not produced where rolled

Reg.27

Makers Certificate

Reg.28

Rivet Bars

Reg.29

Manufactured Rivets Tests

Reg.30

Stay Bars

Reg.31

Stay Bars - Bend Tests

Reg.32

Special Iron for Screw Stays for Fire-boxes and Combustion Chambers

Reg.33

Plates

Reg.34

Stay and Rivet bars

Reg.35-1

Copper Tubes

Reg.35-2

Brass Tubes

Reg.35-3

Carbon steel tubes

Reg.36

Material process

Reg.37

Selection of Tubes for Test

Reg.38

Tensile and Hardness Tests

Reg.39

Flattening Test

Reg.40

Expanding or flaring test

Reg.41

Additional test before rejection

Reg.42

Hydraulic Test

Reg.43

Material

Reg.44

Tensile, Bend and Flattening tests

Reg.45

Additional tests before rejection

Reg.46

Hydraulic Test

Reg.47

General

Reg.48

Material

Reg.49A

Tensile and Hardness Tests

Reg.49B

Flattening Test

Reg.49C

Expanding or flaring test

Reg.50

Additional tests before rejection

Reg.51

Hydraulic test.

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Reg.52

General

Reg.53A

Material

Reg.53B

Heat treatment

Reg.53C

Workmanship and tolerance

Reg.53D

Selection of Tubes for testing

Reg.54A

Tensile Test

Reg.54B

Bend Test

Reg.54C

Flattening Test

Reg.55

Additional tests before rejection

Reg.56

Hydraulic Test

Reg.57

General

Reg.58

Material

Reg.59

Flattening & Flaring test

Reg.60

Tensile Test

Reg.61

Hydraulic test

Reg.62

Test specimens

Reg.63

Number of tests

Reg.63A

Material

Reg.73

Scope

Reg.74

Process of manufacture

Reg.75

Freedom from all rectification of defects

Reg.76

Number of tests

Reg.77

Tensile Test

Reg.78

Bend tests

Reg.79

Additional tests before rejection

Reg.80

Procedure for Welding

Reg.81

Forged or rolled pressure parts

Reg.82

Selection of test pieces

Reg.83

Tensile strength

Reg.84

Bend Tests

Reg.85

Additional tests before rejection

Reg.86

General grey iron casting (Grade A)

Reg.87

Provision of test bars

Reg.88

Dimension of test bars

Reg.89

Mechanical test

Reg.90

Transverse test

Reg.91

Tensile test

Reg.92

Number of transverse and tensile tests

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Reg.93

Additional Tests

Reg.94

General requirements

Reg.95

Requirements for Normal Penetration Electrodes

Reg.96

Requirements for Deep Penetration Butt-Welding Electrodes

Reg.97

Requirements for Deep Penetration Fillet Welding Electrodes

Reg.98

Periodic Check Test

Reg.98A

Filler rods for gas welding of steel

Reg.99

Preparation of Plates

Reg.100

Normalizing of certain steel plates

Reg.101

Minimum thickness of Plates

Reg.102

Cylindrical Shells

Reg.103

Position of Longitudinal Seams

Reg.104

Circumferential and End Seams

Reg.105

Angle Rings

Reg.106

Thickness of Shell Angle Rings

Reg.107

Welded Shell Plates

Reg.108

Longitudinal Seams

Reg.109

Butt Straps

Reg.110

Thinning of Butt Straps

Reg.111

Alternative Construction

Reg.112

Local Welding of Butt Seams

Reg.113

Flat End Plates

Reg.114

Strengthening of Flat End Plate at Manhole

Reg.115

End Plates in steam spaces

Reg.116

Hemispherical Crowns

Reg.117

Dished End and Crown Plates

Reg.118

Tube Plates

Reg.119

Parts of flat tube plates within the tube nests

Reg.120

Flanging of End Plates

Reg.121

Furnaces in general

Reg.122

Furnaces of Horizontal boilers

Reg.123

Furnaces of Vertical Boilers

Reg.124

Longitudinal Seams

Reg.125

Fusion Welded Longitudinal Seams

Reg.126

Furnace Crown

Reg.127

Cross Tubes

Reg.128

Uptakes

Reg.129

Loco Type Fireboxes

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Reg.129A

Welded Joints in Copper Fire Boxes

Reg.130

Bar Stays

Reg.131

Longitudinal Stays

Reg.132

Nuts and Washers for Stays

Reg.133

Jointed Stays

Reg.134

Diagonal Bar or Rod Stays

Reg.135

Screwed Stays

Reg.136

Axial drilling

Reg.137

Stay Nuts

Reg.138

Spacing of End Stays Allowance for curves, etc.

Reg.139

Girder Stays for Firebox and Combustion Chamber Crowns

Reg.140

Gusset Stays

Reg.141

Breathing Space

Reg.142

Gussets Angles

Reg.143

Load on Gusset Stay

Reg.144

Gusset Riveting

Reg.145

Steel and Wrought Iron Tubes

Reg.146

Fitting of Plain Tubes

Reg.147

Screw Threads of Stay Tubes

Reg.148

Stay Tubes

Reg.149

Thickened ends of Stay Tubes

Reg.150

Load on Stay Tubes

Reg.151

Steel Tubes

Reg.152

Attachment of Steel Tubes

Reg.153

Copper Tubes

Reg.154

Headers, Mud Boxes, etc., of Water Tube Boilers

Reg.155

Stand Pipes and Pads

Reg.156

Design of stand pipes

Reg.157

Pressed Plate Saddles

Reg.158

Seating for Mountings

Reg.159

Attachment of Mountings

Reg.160

Insufficient thickness of End Plates

Reg.161

Attachment of Water and Pressure Gauges

Reg.162

Mountings on Flat Plates

Reg.163

Bolts and Nuts

Reg.164

Access

Reg.165

Compensating Rings and Frames for Openings in Shells

Reg.166

Doors and Cross Bars

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Reg.167

Raised Manhole Frames and Cover Plates

Reg.168

Position of Manhole in Shell

Reg.169

Compensation Rings to Manholes

Reg.170

Compensation for cutting large holes in Shell Type Boilers

Reg.171

Rivets securing compensating rings and Stand Pipes

Reg.172A

Rivet Heads

Reg.172B

Tolerances on shanks

Reg.172C

Rivet Holes

Reg.173

Riveting

Reg.174

Fullering and Caulking

Reg.175

Maximum pressure

Reg.176

Formula for Working Pressure of Shell

Reg.177

Methods of calculating the strength of riveted joints

Reg.178

When Pitch exceeds maximum allowed

Reg.179

Butt Straps and spacing of rivets below requirements

Reg.180

Percentage of Welded and Strapped Seams

Reg.181

Percentage to be allowed for Solid Rolled Shells

Reg.182

Thickness of Butt Straps

Reg.183

Maximum Pitch of Rivets in longitudinal joints

Reg.184

Spacing of rows of rivets

Reg.185

Circumferential and End Seams of Water Tube Boilers

Reg.186

Compensation for Manholes and other openings

Reg.187

Uncompensated holes in Water Tube Boilers

Reg.188

Complete hemisphere without stays or other support made of one or more


plates and subject to internal pressure

Reg.189

Dished ends subject to internal pressure

Reg.190

Dished ends subject to external pressure

Reg.191

Dished ends of Lancashire and Cornish Type Boilers

Reg.192

Dished shell and firebox crowns

Reg.193

Flat plates supported by solid screwed stays, marginal seams or flanges

Reg.194

Flat plates supported by stays and nuts and large washers or strips or
doublings

Reg.195

Flat tube plates

Reg.196

Plates supported by gusset stays

Reg.197

Flat Crown plates of Vertical Boilers

Reg.198

Circular flat ends of drums, etc., supported only at edges

Reg.199

Bar or bulb stiffened end plates and smoke-box tube plates of Loco-type
boilers

Reg.200

Flat plate margins

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Reg.201

Manholes and Mudholes in Flat Plates

Reg.202

Solid screwed stays

Reg.203

Stresses in steel jointed stays

Reg.204

Stay Tubes

Reg.205

Stays in tension and compression

Reg.206

Measurements of stayed areas in the end plates of Locotype and Vertical


Boilers

Reg.207

Gusset Stays

Reg.208

Bolts and Studs

Reg.209

Compression of tube plates

Reg.210

Parts to be stayed

Reg.211

Minimum thickness and cross-section

Reg.212

Holding power of plain tubes

Reg.213

Tubes plates, other than ends of vertical boilers forming parts of outer shell

Reg.214

Curved tube plates of water-tube boilers

Reg.215

Efficiency of Ligament

Reg.216

Boiler and Superheater Tubes Subject to Internal Pressure

Reg.217

Headers and Section Boxes of Water Tube Boilers

Reg.218

Boiler Tubes (Smoke) Subject to External Pressure

Reg.219

Brass and Copper Tubes

Reg.220

Plain Furnaces of Horizontal Boilers

Reg.221

Corrugated Furnaces of Horizontal Boilers

Reg.222

Plain Furnaces of Vertical Boilers

Reg.223

Hemispherical Furnaces of Vertical Boilers

Reg.224

Corrugated Fireboxes of Vertical Boilers

Reg.225

Foundations of Vertical Boiler Furnaces

Reg.226

Foundations of Loco-type Boiler Fireboxes

Reg.227

Cross Tubes

Reg.228

Uptakes of Vertical Boilers

Reg.229

Girder stay for firebox crowns

Reg.230

Marshall Type

Reg.231

Garrett Type

Reg.232

Fowler Type

Reg.233

Fusion Welded and Seamless Forged Drums for Water Tube Boilers and
Super Heaters

Reg.234

Materials of Construction

Reg.235

Seamless Forged Drums

Reg.236

Chemical Analysis

Reg.237

Freedom from defects

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Reg.238

Heat Treatment

Reg.239

Mechanical Tests

Reg.240 A

Selection of Test Pieces

Reg.240 B

Tensile test pieces

Reg.240 C

Tensile test

Reg.240 D

Bend test pieces

Reg.240 E

Bend Tests

Reg.241

Additional tests before rejection

Reg.242

Discard

Reg.243

Forging

Reg.243 A

Tolerance

Reg.244 A

Tubes, Pipes in Boilers, Headers and Steel Castings

Reg.244 B

Pipes

Reg.245

Headers

Reg.246

Steel Castings

Reg.247

Fusion Welded Drums

Reg.248

Equipment of Workshop

Reg.249

Constructional details and preparation for welding

Reg.250

Preparation of plates

Reg.251

Cylindrical shells of drums

Reg.252

Method of making welded joints

Reg.253

Type of welded joints

Reg.254

Number of joints

Reg.255

Position of the Tube holes

Reg.256

Circularity of drums

Reg.257

Mechanical test and test plates for fusion welded seams

Reg.258

Selection of Test Pieces*

Reg.259

Tensile Test Pieces

Reg.260 A

Tensile Tests

Reg.260 B

All-weld Metal

Reg.261

Bend Test Pieces

Reg.262

Bend Tests

Reg.263

Notched-Bar Impact Tests

Reg.264

Additional tests before rejection

Reg.265 A

Non-Destructive Tests

Reg.265 B

Radiographical Examination

Reg.265 C

Magnetic particle flaw detection

Reg.265 D

Dye-Penetrant flaw detection

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Reg.266 A

General

Reg.266 B

Longitudinal Seams

Reg.266 C

Circumferential Seams

Reg.266 D

Removal of Defects

Reg.266 E

Examination before Re-welding

Reg.266 F

Process used for Repairs

Reg.266 G

Radiographical Examination after Repairs

Reg.266 H

Specimen Representing Repairs

Reg.266 I

Diagram of Welded Repairs

Reg.267 A

Heat Treatment

Reg.267 B

Heat Treatment

Reg.267 C

Heat Treatment

Reg.267 D

Heat Treatment

Reg.267 E

Heat Treatment

Reg.267 F

Heat Treatment

Reg.267 G

Heat Treatment

Reg.268

Hydraulic test at makers works

Reg.269

Inspection and Testing

Reg.270

Shells

Reg.271

Permissible working stresses for shells of Boiler and Integral Super-heater


Drums and Headers

Reg.271 A

Permissible working stresses for shells of Boiler and Integral Super-heater


Drums and Headers

Reg.271 B

Permissible working stresses for shells of Boiler and Integral Super-heater


Drums and Headers

Reg.272

Fusion Welded and Seamless Forged Drums for Water Tube Boilers and
Super Heaters

Reg.273

Longitudinal Stress

Reg.274

Intermediate Boiler Drum Supports

Reg.275

Shape of Dished End Plate

Reg.276

General

Reg.277

Dished End with Opening

Reg.278

End Plate subject to pressure on the concave side

Reg.279 A

Standpipes and Nozzles

Reg.279 B

Standpipe and nozzles welded to dished end plates

Reg.279 C

Minimum thickness of Flanges

Reg.280

Attachment of Stand blocks and Branch Pipes by Welding

Reg.281

Requisite Mountings, Fittings and Auxiliaries

Reg.281 A

Additional requirements for automatic boilers only

Reg.282 A

General Requirements

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Reg.282 B

Limits of cast Iron

Reg.282 C

Limits of copper alloy

Reg.283

Method Of Construction

Reg.284

Packing of Cocks

Reg.285

Covers and Spindles

Reg.286

Direction of Operation

Reg.287

Moving Parts

Reg.288

Flanges

Reg.289

Valve Seatings

Reg.290

Chests etc., in General

Reg.291

Special Requrements

Reg.292

Definition

Reg.293

Minimum Aggregate Area

Reg.294

Over pressure of Safety Valves

Reg.295

Pressure Drop

Reg.296

Attachment to Boiler

Reg.297

Opening in Shell

Reg.298

Discharge Passage

Reg.299

Drainage

Reg.300

Moving Parts

Reg.301

Bearings for Levers

Reg.302

Attachments of weights and Springs

Reg.303

Easing Gear

Reg.304

Lift

Reg.305

High and Low water Alarms

Reg.306

Final Settings

Reg.306 A

Adjustment of safety valve set pressure

Reg.307 A

Springs And Torsion Bars

Reg.307 B

Torsion Bars

Reg.308

Dimensions

Reg.309

Determination of Working Pressure

Reg.310

Test

Reg.311

Extension Springs

Reg.312

Number of Effective Coils

Reg.313

Spacing of Coils

Reg.314

Finishing of Ends

Reg.315

Lever Valves

Reg.316

Steam Stop Valve

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Reg.317

Blow-Down Cock Or Valve And Pipes

Reg.318

Blow-down Mountings

Reg.319

Blow-down Valve or Cock

Reg.320

Water Gauges

Reg.321

Drains

Reg.322

Protectors

Reg.323

Glass size

Reg.324

Safety Devices

Reg.325

Gauge columns

Reg.326

Isolating Cocks

Reg.327

Pressure Gauges

Reg.328

Connections

Reg.329

Gauge Cocks

Reg.330

Test Connections-Inspectors Pressure Gauge Attachment

Reg.331

Fusible Plugs

Reg.332

Type

Reg.333

Material

Reg.334

Attachment to Boiler

Reg.335

Feed Valves

Reg.336

Operating position

Reg.336 A

Requirements as to feed apparatus in certain cases

Reg.337

Material and Construction

Reg.338

Boiler and Super Heater Tubes, Headers and other Pressure Parts Tubes

Reg.339

Materials and Construction

Reg.340

Rectangular Headers Symmetrical in Form

Reg.341

Headers Irregular in Form

Reg.342 (a)

Cylindrical Headers

Reg.342 (b)

End Attachments

Reg.343

Pipes

Reg.344

Material

Reg.345

Condition of Pipes

Reg.346

Mechanical Tests

Reg.347 (a)

Flattening test (for pipes up to and including 102 mm. (4 in.) Nominal bore)

Reg.347 (b)

Cold bend test (for pipes over 102 mm. (4in.) Nominal bore)

Reg.347 (c)

Bend test on the weld

Reg.347 (d)

Additional test

Reg.347 (e)

Tensile test

Reg.347 (f)

Steam-Pipes and Fittings

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Reg.348

Method of manufacture, Heat treatment and Marking

Reg.349

Steam-Pipes and Fittings

Reg.350

Steel Pipes

Reg.351

Cast Steel Pipes

Reg.352

Copper Pipes

Reg.353 A

Flanges

Reg.353 B

Flanges of Alloy Steel Pipes

Reg.353 C

Non-Ferrous Flanges

Reg.354

Screwed on Flanges

Reg.355

Loose Flanges

Reg.356

Riveted on Flanges

Reg.357

Welded on flanges

Reg.357 C

Heat treatment after welding

Reg.358

Flanges of copper pipes

Reg.359

Standard Flanges

Reg.360

Joints

Reg.361

Wrought Bends

Reg.361 A

Butt-welding fittings

Reg.362 A

Branches, Bosses and Drain pockets

Reg.362 B

External reinforcement

Reg.362 C

Thickness where no external reinforcement is provided

Reg.363

Blowdown pipes

Reg.364

Valves Chests

Reg.365 A

Steam Receivers, Separators, Catch Waters, Accumulators and Similar


Vessels

Reg.365 B

Construction and Workmanship

Reg.365 C

Access to shells

Reg.365 D

Compensating Rings to Opening and Doors

Reg.365 E

Branches and other Connections

Reg.365 F

Shell Joints

Reg.366

Determination of Working Pressure

Reg.366 B

End Plates

Reg.366 C

Branches

Reg.366 D

Inspection during construction

Reg.367

Steel Screwed and Socketed Joints and Mountings of Steel

Reg.368

Bronze Screwed and Socketed joints and mountings and fittings of bronze

Reg.369

Reducing Valve

Reg.370

Flexibility

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Reg.371

Pipe work supports

Reg.372

Drainage

Reg.373

Freedom from rust and other foreign matter

Reg.374

Steam-Pipes and Fittings

Reg.375

Regulations for the Registration of Boilers and Inspection of Boilers and


Steam-Pipes

Reg.376

Preparation for Inspection

Reg.377

Hydraulic test of boilers for registration

Reg.378

Preparation for hydraulic tests

Reg.379

Procedure of hydraulic tests

Reg.380

Steam tests

Reg.381

Procedure for registration

Reg.382

Engraving of registry number

Reg.383

Measurement of heating surface

Reg.384

Boiler rating

Reg.385

Registration fee

Reg.386

Memorandum of Inspection Book

Reg.387

Registration Book

Reg.387 A

Maintenance of Records

Reg.388

Transfer of Memorandum of Inspection Book and Registration Book

Reg.389

Grant of certificate

Reg.390

Procedure for inspection of installed boilers

Reg.390 B

Scale Oils, etc

Reg.390 C

Corrosion, Grooving

Reg.390 D

Stays

Reg.390 E

Manholes and other Openings

Reg.390 F

Fire Surfaces.-Bulging, Blistering, Leaks

Reg.390 G

Lap Joints, Fire Cracks

Reg.390 H

Testing Staybolts

Reg.390 I

Tubes -Their defects, etc

Reg.390 J

Ligaments between tube holes

Reg.390 K

Steam Pockets

Reg.390 L

Pipe Connections and Fittings

Reg.390 M

Water column

Reg.390 N

Baffling-Water tube boilers

Reg.390 O

Localization of heat

Reg.390 P

Suspended boilers-Freedom of expansion

Reg.390 Q

Safety Valves

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Reg.390 R

Steam Gauges

Reg.391

Calculation of Wasted Shell

Reg.391 A

Aging of boilers

Reg.392

Repairs to boilers and steam pipes

Reg.392 A

Repairs to boilers and steam pipes

Reg.392 B

Welding

Reg.392 C

Riveting and Other Repairs

Reg.392 D

Regulations for the Registration of Boilers and Inspection of Boilers and


Steam-Pipes

Reg.392 E

Regulations for the Registration of Boilers and Inspection of Boilers and


Steam-Pipes

Reg.392 F

Regulations for the Registration of Boilers and Inspection of Boilers and


Steam-Pipes

Reg.392 G

Regulations for the Registration of Boilers and Inspection of Boilers and


Steam-Pipes

Reg.392 H

Regulations for the Registration of Boilers and Inspection of Boilers and


Steam-Pipes

Reg.392 I

Regulations for the Registration of Boilers and Inspection of Boilers and


Steam-Pipes

Reg.392 J

Regulations for the Registration of Boilers and Inspection of Boilers and


Steam-Pipes

Reg.392 K

Regulations for the Registration of Boilers and Inspection of Boilers and


Steam-Pipes

Reg.392 L

Regulations for the Registration of Boilers and Inspection of Boilers and


Steam-Pipes

Reg.392 M

Regulations for the Registration of Boilers and Inspection of Boilers and


Steam-Pipes

Reg.392 N

Regulations for the Registration of Boilers and Inspection of Boilers and


Steam-Pipes

Reg.392 O

Regulations for the Registration of Boilers and Inspection of Boilers and


Steam-Pipes

Reg.392 P

Regulations for the Registration of Boilers and Inspection of Boilers and


Steam-Pipes

Reg.393

Regulations for the Registration of Boilers and Inspection of Boilers and


Steam-Pipes

Reg.394

Inspections of Steam Pipe

Reg.395

Submission of plans of steam-pipes

Reg.395 A

Inspection fee for boilers and parts thereof constructed in India

Reg.395 B

Fees for inspection of Pipes

Reg.395 C

Fee for inspection of valves

Reg.395 D

Fees for inspection of components of valves

Reg.395 E

Fees for inspection of feed water heaters and other fittings

Reg.395 F

Marking

Reg.395 G

Fee for inspection of spares and scantlings

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Reg.397

Electrode Boilers

Reg.398

Electrode Boilers

Reg.399

Electrode Boilers

Reg.400

Riveted Steel Boilers

Reg.401

Working Pressure of Shells

Reg.402

Strength of Riveted Joints

Reg.403

Thickness of Butt-Straps

Reg.404

Maximum pitch of rivets in Longitudinal Joints

Reg.405

Spacing of rows of rivets

Reg.406

End and Circumferential Seams

Reg.407

Manholes and other openings in Shells

Reg.408

Dished End Plates with pressure on concave side

Reg.409

Seating for Mounting

Reg.410

Flange-Thickness and Drilling

Reg.411

Pads

Reg.412

Unstayed Flat-End Plates

Reg.413

Thickness of Angle Rings

Reg.414

Bolts, Nuts and Studs

Reg.415

Hydraulic Test

Reg.416

Construction and Workmanship

Reg.417

Selection of Test pieces

Reg.418

Tensile test

Reg.419

Bend Test

Reg.420

Nick Break Test

Reg.421

Retests

Reg.422

Specimens after Tests

Reg.423

Heat Treatment

Reg.424

Hydraulic and Hammer Test

Reg.425

Determination for Working Pressure

Reg.426

Welds and compensation for manholes and branches

Reg.427

Manholes and other openings in Shells

Reg.428

Dished End Plates with pressure on Concave side

Reg.429

Unstayed Flat End Plates

Reg.430

Thickness of Angle Rings

Reg.431

Tests for Class II Fusion Welded Seams

Reg.432

Tests for Class II Fusion Welded Seams

Reg.433

Hydraulic Test

Reg.434

Determination of Working Pressure

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Reg.435

End Plates

Reg.436

Manholes and other opening in the Shells

Reg.437

Mountings, Fittings and Connections (For all types of Electrode Boilers)

Reg.500

Application of standard conditions and exceptions thereto

Reg.501

General requirements

Reg.502

Modification of formula

Reg.503

Makers Certificates for Steel Economisers

Reg.504

Hydraulic test for new economisers

Reg.505

Workmanship and manufacture

Reg.506

Process of manufacture

Reg.507

Test bars

Reg.508

Number of tensile tests

Reg.509

Standard test piece

Reg.510

Cast Iron Economisers

Reg.511

Joint bolts and studs for Cast Iron Economisers

Reg.512

Economiser water outlet temperature

Reg.513

Tubes: Construction

Reg.514

Tubes: Working Pressure

Reg.515

Headers: Construction

Reg.516 A

Working Pressure

Reg.516 B

Cylindrical headers

Reg.517

Attachment of tubes to headers

Reg.518

Joint bolts, studs and flanges

Reg.519 A

Valves and Mountings

Reg.519 B

Relief valves

Reg.519 C

Pressure Gauge

Reg.519 D

Air Release valves

Reg.519 E

Below off drain valves

Reg.519 F

Non-return valves in return feed line

Reg.519 G

Reserve Flues

Reg.519 H

Explosion Doors

Reg.519 I

Hydraulic Test

Reg.519 J

Feed Line

Reg.519 K

Non-return valve

Reg.520

Feed Pipes

Reg.521

Steel feed pipes

Reg.522

Cast Iron feed pipes

Reg.523

Copper feed pipes

Reg.523 A

Feed Heaters and similar vessels fitted to feed pipes

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Reg.523 B

Working Pressure

Reg.523 C

Safety valve requirement in Feed Heaters and similar vessels

Reg.524

Regulations for Registration and Inspection of Economisers and Feed Pipes

Reg.525

Procedure for Registration

Reg.526

Procedure at subsequent inspection

Reg.527

Procedure for Hydraulic test

Reg.528

Memorandum of Inspection Book

Reg.529 A

Registration Books

Reg.529 B

Transfer of Memorandum of Inspection Book and Registration Books

Reg.530

Grant of certificate

Reg.531

Casual visits

Reg.532

Economiser rating

Reg.533

Registration fee

Reg.534

Engraving of registry number

Reg.534 A

Inspection of Feed Pipes

Reg.534 B

Submission of plans of Feed Pipes

Reg.535

Shell type Boilers of Welded Construction

Reg.536

General Requirements

Reg.536 A

Equipment of Workshop

Reg.537

Materials of Construction

Reg.538

Covered Electrodes

Reg.539 A

Plain and Stay Tubes

Reg.539 B

Seamless Steel Crosstubes and uptake Tubes

Reg.540

Construction and Workmanship

Reg.541

Preparation of Plates

Reg.542

Stress Relieving

Reg.543

Cylindrical Shells

Reg.544

Circularity

Reg.545

End Plates, Crown Plates and Tube Plates

Reg.546

Internal Flues

Reg.547 A

Fireboxes and Combustion Chambers

Reg.547 B

Hemispherical fireboxes

Reg.547 C

Loco-type fireboxes

Reg.547 D

Water-cooled combustion chambers

Reg.548

Uptakes

Reg.549

Cross Tubes

Reg.550

Bar stays and Firebox stays

Reg.551

Girder stays for Firebox and Combustion Chamber Crowns

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Reg.552

Gusset stays

Reg.553

Access

Reg.554

Manhole frames, mouthpieces and doors

Reg.555

Seatings for mountings

Reg.555 A

Standpipes

Reg.555 B

Saddles

Reg.555 C

Pads

Reg.555 D

Attachment of Standpipes

Reg.555 E

Tensile Tests

Reg.555 F

Attachment of water and pressure gauges

Reg.555 G

Bolts and Nuts

Reg.556

Compensating plates

Reg.557

Definition of the terms Fusion Weld

Reg.558

Method of Welding

Reg.559

Types of welded shell seams

Reg.560

Repairs to welded seams

Reg.561 A

Tests on welded seams

Reg.561 B

Test for Class I boilers

Reg.561 C

Test for Class II Boilers

Reg. 561 D

Test for Class III boiler

Reg.562

Shell type Boilers of Welded Construction

Reg.563

Classification of Fusion-Welded Boilers

Reg.564

Shells

Reg.565

Horizontal shelves of tube plates forming part of the shell

Reg.566

Dished end plates for Lancashire and Cornish boilers

Reg.567

Dished ends subject to internal pressure

Reg.567 A

Dished ends subject to internal pressure

Reg.568

Dished ends subject to external pressure

Reg.569

Hemispherical crowns

Reg.570

Manholes and other openings in shells

Reg.571

Compensation for openings in shells

Reg.571 A

Area to be compensated

Reg.571 B

Compensating area

Reg571 C

Compensating plates

Reg571 D

Compensation for openings in shells

Reg.572

Raised manhole frames, cover plates and joint bolts

Reg.573

Shell type Boilers of Welded Construction

Reg.574

Stayed Flat surfaces (other than Crowns of Vertical Boilers).

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Reg.575

Flat crown plates for vertical boilers

Reg.576

Wide water spaces between and around tube nests

Reg.577 A

Flat tube plates and tube nests

Reg.577 B

Parts of flat plates within tube nests

Reg.578

Manhole openings in flat plates

Reg.579 A

Plain tubes

Reg.579 B

Plain tubes

Reg.579 C

Plain tubes

Reg.579 D

Plain tubes

Reg.580

Pitch of tubes

Reg.581

Stay tubes

Reg.582

Compression of tube plates

Reg.583

Girders for fire-box and combustion chamber crowns

Reg.584

Girder sling stays

Reg.585 A

Stays for fire-boxes and circular furnaces

Reg.585 B

Circumferential stays for circular furnaces and fire-bo

Reg.586

Fire-box Crown stays for Loco-type Boilers

Reg.587

Longitudinal Bar Stays

Reg.588

Loads on Stay Tubes and Bar Stays

Reg.589

Flat Plate Margins

Reg.590

Breathing space

Reg.591

Gusset Link, Brace and Similar Stays

Reg.591 A

Load on each stay

Reg.591 B

Gusset plates

Reg.591 C

Link stays

Reg.591 D

Anchor plates angles, link pins and the line members

Reg.591 E

Weld attachment

Reg.592

Shell type Boilers of Welded Construction

Reg.593

Plain Furnaces of Vertical Boilers

Reg.594

Corrugated Fireboxes of Vertical Boilers

Reg.595

Hemispherical Furnaces of Vertical Boilers

Reg.596

Foundations of Vertical Boilers Furnaces

Reg.597

Foundations of Loco-type Boiler Fireboxes

Reg.598

Uptakes of Vertical Boilers

Reg.599

Cross Tubes

Reg.600

Pads Welded to shell or the attachment of Flanged Mountings

Reg.601

Shell type Boilers of Welded Construction

Reg.602

Qualification Tests for Welders Engaged in Welding of Boilers and SteamPipes under Construction, Erection and Fabrication at Site in India and in

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Reg.603

Definition

Reg.604

Engaging of Certified Welders

Reg.605

Initial

Reg.605 A

Issue of duplicate certificate

Reg.606

Production of certificate

Reg.607 A

Validity of certificate

Reg.607 B

Re-validation of certificate

Reg.607 C

Validity of certificate

Reg.608

Age and experience

Reg.609

Tests for initial qualification of a welder

Reg.610

Tests for Requalification

Reg.611 A

Examination of test specimens for initial qualification tests

Reg.611 B

Fillet welded plate specimens

Reg.611 C

Groove and fillet welded pipe and tube specimens

Reg.611 D

Welded Tube Joints

Reg.611 E

Additional tests before rejection

Reg.612

Examination of Test Specimens for Requalification Tests

Reg.613

Awarding of Marks

Reg.614

Award of Certificate

Reg.615

Maintenance of records

Reg.616

Fees for examination of welders

Reg.617

Penalty

Reg.618

Small Inductrial Boilers General

Reg.619

Definition

Reg.620

Extent to which variation from the standard conditions laid down in the
preceding Chapters is permissible

Reg.621

Valves, Gauges, Fittings and Feed Supply

Reg.622

Registration, Operation and Maintenance

Reg.623

Feed Water for Boiler

Reg.624

Requirements

Reg.625

Sampling

Reg.626

Test Methods

Reg.627

Deleted

Reg.628

Deleted

Reg.629

Deleted

Reg.630 A

Deleted

Reg.630 B

Deleted

Reg.630 C

Deleted

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Reg.630 D

Deleted

Reg.631

Deleted

Reg.632

Deleted

Reg.633

Deleted

Reg.634

Deleted

Reg.635

Deleted

Message from Chairman of Central Boilers Board About Central Boiler Board History of Indian Boiler
Regulations

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