Cut Groove Specifications for Large Diameter IPS Pipe
Nominal Pipe Size (Column 1):
Nominal pipe size, IPS pipe to ANSI B36.10 and ISO 4200.
Pipe O.D. (Column 2):
Maximum allowable tolerances from square of ends is 0.060”.
Gasket Seating Surface (Column 3):
The gasket seating surface shall be free from deep scores, marks, or ridges that could prevent a positive seal.
Groove Width (Column 4):
Groove width is to be measured between vertical flanks of the groove side walls.
Groove Diameter (Column 5):
The “C” diameters are average values. The groove must be of uniform depth around the entire pipe circumference.
Groove Depth (Column 6):
The “d” is for reference use only. The groove dimension shall be determined by the groove diameter “C”.
Minimum Wall Thickness (Column 7):
The “t” is the minimum allowable wall thickness that may be roll-grooved.