INDUSTRIAL VALVES - SOCKET WELDING ENDS FOR STEEL VALVES – UPDATED STANDARD ISSUED - BS EN 12760:2016

What is it?
This European Standard specifies the dimensions of socket welding ends of steel valves designed to be socket welded to standardised pipes in the size range DN 6 to DN 65.

Why is it important?
The main change is the update of the standard to be in compliance with the present rules for the structure and drafting of CEN-CENELEC publications. There are no significant technical changes

Supersedes:
BS EN 12760:1999 has been withdrawn This standard is available from BSi Publications at a price of £94.00 (members price £47.00). Those people that are members of PSE/18 or PSE/18/1 committees are able to download the standard for free.

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