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Define ASME U1A Form?
When a newly manufactured pressure vessel is to be certified from ASME AI (Authorized Inspector), the AI stamps a form called "ASME U1A Form" with signature certifying that the vessel fabrication has been done according to the rules laid down by ASME Section VIII. ...
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What is the difference between ANSI and ASME?
ANSI = American National Standards Institute ASME - American Society of Mechanical Engineers ANSI is mainly a standards-keeping institution. ASME issues standards, but has other activities also (they publish a magazine, for instance). ...
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What is the difference between ASME U and U1 stamps?
The ASME U stamp designates an unfired pressure vessel of more than 35 gallons (4.68 cu. ft.) has been built to ASME Code specifications, under ASME Code section 8. A U-1 form must be filed and signed by the authorized inspector for each and every pressure vessel built. The ASME U2 stamp is for unfired pressure vessels not built to ASME section 8 div. 1 standards, but under the alternative rules, has been inspected and found to comply with acceptable construction methods. A...