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Companion Guide to the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Volume 1, Third Edition

K. R. Rao
K. R. Rao
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Chapter 6 originally authored by John Hechmer for the first edition and updated by Greg Hollinger for the second edition has been largely revised by David Jones for the current third edition. Authors cover Subsection NB, Class 1 Components. In presenting the rules and requirements for Section III, Subsection NB, the authors discuss the theories, on which the rules and requirements are based, the appropriate application for applying the rules and requirements, and the interfaces for design, analysis, and construction. The chapter emphasizes the analytical rules and requirements, and makes reference to the Criteria of the ASME Boiler and...

6.1 Introduction
6.2 Design
6.3 Analysis
6.4 Primary Stress Limits
6.5 Primary-Plus-Secondary Stress Limits
6.6 Fatigue
6.7 Special Procedures
6.8 Elastic-Plastic FEA
6.9 References
6.10 Summary of Changes
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