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www.tlamons.com TABLE OF INTRODUCTION Why Gaskets are Used * Effecting A Seal * Gasket Seating Flange Types * Flange Finish * Material Considerations CHaPTER 1: GASKET SELECTION SECTION 1: NON-METALLIC GASKETS Elastomers Compressed Non-Asbestos Flexible Graphite PTFE Produets High Temperature Sheet Products Soft Gasket Dimensions SECTION 2: SEMFMETALLIC GASKETS Spiral Wound Gaskets & Dimensions Kammprofile™ Gaskers & Dimensions Corrugated Metal Gaskets & Dimensions Metal / Double jacketed Gaskets & Dimensions SECTION 3: METALLIC GaskeTs Ring Joints & Dimensions Lens Ring Gaskets & Dimensions Specialty Machined Products CHAPTER 2: GASKET INSTALLATION Instalation and Bokting Practices Bolt Torque Sequence Trouble Shooting Leaking Joints CHAPTER 3: TECHNICAL & DESIGN INFORMATION ASME Section Vil, Div, Design Consideration for Bolted Flange Connections Bolt Load Formulas Notation Symbols and Definitions ‘Common Metals Description Bolt Reference Charts for ASME B16.5 Flinges Bolt Reference Charts for ASME B16.45 A and 8 Flanges Torque Chart CHAPTER 4: APPENDIX Chemical Resistance + Galvanic Corrosion * Temperawure & Pressure Conversion * Hardness Conversion * Pipe Dimensions & Weights * Circumferences & Areas of Circles + Fastener Dewails CONTENTS 15 7 2 26 29 30 4a 83 89 3 99 109 un 13 120 125 129 132 133 137 140 142 144 145 Seatng bal Sener zal x :