Codes for Power Applications

What Standards Apply?
B16.34
API 6A &D

25 300 0.625 0.00 5.0625 1.50 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** .00 19.25 1.00 300 0.25 21.625 0.25 15.625 0.50 ** 2.625 0.625 0.0625 10.25 31.75 1.50 0.063 13.25 25.75 24.85 23.5 0.25 19.00 8.00 4.87 2.25 150 0.25 27.063 13.50 2.25 15.625 0.50 5.75 5.25 17.25 25.25 21.25 17.625 0.125 7.625 1.0625 4.00 6.87 3.50 2.25 33.25 300 0.25 17.50 3.25 33.125 6.87 4.25 27.125 6.00 2.0625 1.0625 ** 4.25 21.0625 1.00 25.063 15.125 ** 3.00 10.625 0.25 23.0625 5.25 17.0625 10.0625 5.25 25.25 23.25 15.00 8.25 25.00 4.5 3 4 5 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22 24 26 28 30 32 34 36 "d" FP RP STD "d" FP RP STD "d" FP RP STD "d" FP RP STD 150 0.25 15.25 29.25 1.50 26.75 25.063 12.50 19.0625 1.50 1.625 0.50 1.25 21.0625 10.625 0.00 29.50 2.37 600 0.25 17.25 19.37 1.00 27.063 12.0625 1.00 ** 1.25 15.50 3.50 2.625 1.00 13.25 900 0.00 12.625 ** 1.0625 6.25 21.0625 ** 1.25 14.25 21.625 1.0625 5.25 19.625 0.625 0.0625 10.0625 1.0625 4.25 15.125 8.25 19.063 13.00 10.625 0.625 ** 1.25 19.00 12.0625 ** 1.50 9.0625 8.25 15.12 12.0625 10.063 10.063 13.063 12.0625 8.50 27.625 0.75 16.625 0.0625 8.25 23.25 1.063 12.00 23.0625 10.50 5.87 14.0625 8.0625 10.25 27.25 21.063 12.25 21.125 8.25 29.0625 5.25 19.25 23.625 0.063 12.50 ** 2.0625 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** 900 0.37 11.50 2.75 11.0625 8.25 19.00 4.25 23.75 12.125 7.625 ** 1.25 23.34 Annex A CLASS NOMIAL PIPE SIZE 0.12 1.50 ** 2.75 7.125 3.0625 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** 600 0.25 23.625 0.25 15.063 12.00 2.25 17.25 15.25 25.25 19.25 21.0625 1.00 15.125 ** 3.50 0.625 1.50 2.00 13.25 15.00 6.063 12.69 0.625 0.0625 ** 1.50 2.625 1.625 0.625 0.5 2 2.25 17.125 3.0625 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** 300 0.25 15.625 0.063 15.063 13.063 12.00 2.50 0.125 6.0625 4.50 2.0625 10.00 5.0625 8.87 9.25 17.25 19.0625 6.00 23.0625 ** 4.25 17.25 2.125 ** 3.0625 1.625 1.75 1.87 1.625 0.50 0.625 0.00 7.75 1 1.00 1.625 0.063 12.125 2.063 10.75 17.25 29.125 3.00 5.25 21.25 19.625 0.12 22.25 27.00 6.00 22.25 15.25 150 0.25 35.25 900 ** ** 0.625 0.625 0.25 17.0625 1.25 19.063 13.00 21.625 1.0625 ** 4.125 3.625 1.25 900 0.00 1.25 31.25 31.125 8.50 3.063 10.50 3.25 600 0.625 1.0625 1.25 600 0.125 7.0625 1.25 29.B16.625 0.125 ** 3.25 20.25 150 0.625 0.25 33.50 18.75 1.

625 0.625 0.063 12.063 12.50 1.25 13.25 19.125 3.76 2.063 13.0625 7.625 0.62 4.625 0.25 23.50 1.00 8.37 1.625 0.37 11.25 17.0625 1.62 4.125 3.50 2.063 13.50 1.125 7.25 21.063 13.125 7.125 3.0625 1.88 7.42 6.50 5.625 0.50 1.25 3500 0.62 21.25 15.75 17.50 ** 2.50 6.50 5.25 23.625 0.0625 10.0625 10.625 0.56 0.125 8.625 0.0625 10.125 3.88 19.25 1.5 3 4 5 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22 24 26 28 30 32 34 36 "d" FP RP STD "d" FP RP STD FP RP STD "d" FP RP STD 1500 0.125 6.625 0.5 2 2.25 19.625 0.50 3.50 ** 2.063 12.625 0.00 20.50 2.0625 1.625 0.0625 1.50 1.625 0.0625 1.69 0.063 10.625 1.25 2.28 1.25 19.87 16.50 14.86 13.063 12.88 5.25 4500 ** ** 0.125 2.625 1.25 19.87 12.63 2.0625 1.0625 7.75 1.625 0.0625 8.75 3.063 13.62 9.063 10.0625 1.87 2.50 5.063 10.0625 1.25 17.25 19.0625 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** 4500 0.625 1.50 5.125 2.0625 1.0625 10.125 8.625 0.063 13.25 17.25 3500 ** ** 0.00 1.125 3.25 15.B16.87 3.625 0.06 9.625 1.87 2.25 13.625 1.125 8.0625 1.625 0.86 1.50 5.37 5.125 6.50 4500 0.37 2500 0.62 16.12 1.625 0.09 1.25 15.0625 1.37 5.75 1 1.50 10.125 2.625 0.66 9.50 3.37 18.125 8.625 1.625 0.75 7.50 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** 2500 0.063 12.25 15.25 2500 0.25 8.063 13.0625 1.25 17.0625 1.0625 8.0625 1.625 1.87 11.25 17.03 2.25 1500 0.50 2.12 1.0625 10.25 16.625 0.625 0.25 15.0625 1.37 13.625 1.62 1500 0.25 15.25 15.625 0.0625 1.25 19.125 ** 3.56 0.063 13.063 12.625 0.125 8.50 3.87 1.25 15.25 15.25 13.25 2500 ** ** 0.063 12.50 1.5 0.0625 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** .625 0.625 1.50 5.44 0.125 2.25 19.25 13.50 5.0625 1.063 12.125 2.61 0.62 19.50 12.0625 8.25 15.625 1.25 15.0625 1.50 1.125 3.75 10.50 1.25 13.625 1.0625 7.83 3.625 0.625 1.37 7.063 10.50 2.625 0.00 19.625 0.00 24.0625 7.0625 1.25 15.0625 7.50 2.125 2.063 13.125 6.25 17.125 3.0625 10.625 0.50 1.34 Annex A CLASS NOMIAL PIPE SIZE 0.625 0.125 8.625 0.88 15.25 17.0625 8.063 12.00 14.50 0.44 0.0625 10.25 1500 ** ** 0.0625 10.0625 8.625 0.625 0.50 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** 3500 0.125 8.625 0.125 6.25 15.25 4500 0.125 6.50 2.625 0.25 2.125 7.125 ** 2.625 0.

5 0.V1-1 Nominal Pipe Size 150 300 600 900 1500 0.625 0.5 1.625 0.5 0.625 0.625 0.625 0.5 1.625 0.0625 ** ** 0.625 0.D.625 0.0625 ** ** 0.625 0.0625 1.0625 1.625 0.625 1.625 0.625 0.625 0.5 2 2.0625 1.5 3 4 0.0625 1.625 0.625 0.625 0.0625 .0625 1.625 0.625 0.625 1.625 0.0625 1.5 1.0625 ** ** 0.625 0.625 0.625 0. Ball I.625 1.0625 1.25 1.625 0.625 0.625 0.625 0.625 0.0625 1.75 1 1.0625 1.D. 0.625 1.5 0.5 2500 4500 Ball I.625 1.625 1.625 1.0625 1.0625 1.625 0.625 0.

0625 1.625 0.50 3.625 0.0625 10.50 3.625 1.25 29.5 0.125 2.25 33.125 2.0625 5.25 0.0625 8.25 15.125 2.50 2.0625 1. 1500 Ball I.125 6.50 3. 4500 Ball I.D.25 17.125 6.625 0.125 2.0625 12.0625 1.25 21.50 1.75 1 1. 600 Ball I.25 ** ** ** .25 21.25 27.0625 1.D.625 0.25 19.50 2.0625 10.625 1.25 31.0625 15.50 2.0625 7.25 15.25 13.50 5.Full Port Valves ANSI Pressure Class Nominal Pipe Size 0.25 17.25 25.25 19.5 3 4 5 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22 24 26 28 30 32 34 36 150 Ball I.D.0625 13.50 2.25 19.0625 ** 1.25 19.25 19.0625 13.25 31.25 25.0625 4.25 17.0625 8.25 33.25 17.125 2.125 6.25 35.0625 10.25 33.50 5.25 31.625 0.0625 10.25 15.125 3.0625 4.25 0.0625 12.625 1.0625 ** 1.25 ** ** ** 0.25 17.0625 8.125 7.D.25 25.0625 12.125 ** 3.125 3.625 0.0625 12.50 5.625 1.25 19.25 15.125 6.0625 ** 1.0625 13.25 1. 400 Ball I.D.5 2 2.125 3.25 19.50 3.0625 8.25 19.25 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** 0.0625 10.D.0625 10.25 23.625 0.25 ** ** ** 0.0625 15.625 0.625 0.125 ** 3.25 23.50 2. 900 Ball I.D.125 0.0625 5.625 1.50 2.25 21.50 5.25 17.25 23.125 8.125 8.25 27.0625 13.50 2.25 23.625 0.0625 12.625 0.0625 1.25 21.25 25.0625 8.0625 12.0625 12.0625 10.625 0.D.25 15.0625 10.25 23. 0.25 29.125 7.0625 5. 2500 Ball I.215 ** 3.25 29.0625 12.0625 10.0625 1.25 21.25 15.25 ** ** ** 0.625 1.25 15.0625 12.625 1. 300 Ball I.125 8.0625 12.625 0.125 3.25 19.25 27.0625 13.25 17.0625 4.25 17.

6525 ** 1.125 7.0625 1.50 1.0625 6.0625 10.0625 13.25 19.0625 12.6525 ** 1.50 ** 2.0625 8.6525 0.5 1.0625 16 10.0625 13.75 ** 1 0.25 17.0625 10.6525 0.25 15.50 2. Ball I.125 3.0625 7.25 23.25 15.25 ** ** 0.125 10 7.0625 ** 4.25 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** 0. Ball I.0625 10.0625 1.0625 5 ** 6 4.D.6525 1.0625 12.125 12 8.25 15.6525 0. Ball I.0625 13.625 1. Ball I.6525 0.25 17.0625 8.23 30 23.0625 6.25 19.125 7.6525 0.6525 0.0625 13.125 8.50 1.25 15.50 ** 2.0625 14 10.0625 8 5.25 21.6525 0.0625 1.D.25 13.25 22 15.0625 1.125 ** 2.25 15.125 3.125 8.D.625 1.25 21.0625 8.25 19.125 ** 3.0625 12.25 .125 6.25 17.0625 10.25 28 21.D.25 24 17.0625 12.25 ** ** 0.0625 10.0625 13.125 4 3.0625 12.50 2.125 7.0625 12.Reduced Port Valves ANSI Pressure Class Nominal 150 300 400 600 900 1500 2500 4500 Pipe Size Ball I.0625 1.25 15.25 20 15.25 19.0625 1.D.0625 2 1.25 15.D.6525 0.0625 8.0625 10.0625 18 13.50 2.6525 1.0625 13. 0.50 1.50 ** 2. Ball I.D. Ball I.25 ** ** 0.25 21.50 5.25 ** 1.0625 10.125 8.50 5.125 8.25 ** ** 0.0625 10.125 ** 3.0625 7.6525 0.5 ** 3 2.25 13.25 ** ** 0.0625 8. Ball I.0625 ** 4.5 ** 0.125 3.125 3.D.0625 10.25 15.25 17.25 19.50 5.50 6.25 23.25 15.25 19.25 26 19.25 15.6525 1.50 2.25 21.50 1.

with port sizes of 2.Pipe to Port Effect There is a considerable impact on Flow. 1.3 . which has reduced the valve Cv The following slide gives an example of Cv for a 2” P91 pipe. pipe ID’s have increased.5 and 1. when port sizes do not match Pipe ID With the usage of P91 pipe.125.

125 1.3 Cv 348 140 63 . with a 2.125 pipe ID Port Size 2.5 1.Pipe to Port Effect 2 1/2” P91 pipe.

. 3.ASME TDP 1 Recommended Practices for the prevention of water damage to steam turbines used for electric power generation.3 Minimum pipe and valve ID 1” for all drain valves and valve ports just upstream of the Turbine intercept valve.3.

Should have a minimum pipe ID and Port size of 2” .4. 3.3.5 Before seat drains should have a minimum port and pipe ID of ¾”.3.ASME TDP 1 3.6 Drains after the Mainsteam stop valve should have a minimum port and pipe ID of ¾”. 3.3 Cold Reheat drain pots.

5 Hot Reheat drain lines should have a minimum ID of 1-1/2” with a full ported drain valve.6.ASME TDP 1 3.11.7 Drains Systems The minimum pipe ID and valve porting should be ¾” . 3.

or drain applications that are used as both drains and blow offs. .ASME Code Section I • Double Valves are a code requirement for Blow Off Valves.

. PG-PG 59.1.3. 1 PG Blow Off Valves ASME B&PV Code Sect. 1 PG 59. heating surface which may have connections of NPS 3/4).ft.1ASME B&PV Code Sect.5 Blowoff connections shall be between NPS 1 .4 Blowoff Piping not exposed to combustion must have bolted flanged joints (if exposed must have tapped joints).1.2 1/2 (except for boiler's with less than 100 sq.

1.1.ASME B31. . working pressure by 225 psi whichever is less but shall not be below 100 psig.1 PG 122.4 (A) Two shuff off valves are required. PG 122.4 (A1) Design Pressure shall be 125% of maximum allowable working pressure or shall exceed max.

1.ASME B31.4 (A4)Blowoff piping shall not be less than that of boiler connection .4 (A2) The allowable stress value of the piping material shall not exceed that permitted for the temperature of saturated at the maximum allowable working pressure of the boiler.1.1 PG 122.1.4 (A3)All pipe shall be steel and greater than Schedule 80. PG 122. PG 122.

7 (C1) Valves can not have dams or pockets where sediment can collect.7 (C5)When design pressure doesn't exceed 250 psig valve may be of bronze. ductile iron or steel.ASME B31.1. .1.7 (C4)Each bottom blowoff pipe shall have two slow-opening valves. or one fast opening valve followed by a slow opening valve. cast iron. PG 122. PG 122.1 PG 122.1.

1. PG 122.7 (C8)A slow-opening valve is defined as one needing five 360 degree turns to open.7 (C9)A boiler with multiple blowoff pipes needs only one single master pipe. PG 122.Minimum pressure rating shall be equal to the design pressure.1. .1 PG 122.ASME B31.7 (C10)The two independent valves may be combined in one valve body.1.1. PG 122.7 (C6)When design pressure exceeds 250 psig valve must be steel and be manufactured to ASME/ANSI Class 300 or greater.