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Symbol used for pounds (lbs) especially with reference to flange rating e.g. 150# is understood to mean 150 lbs.

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A martensitic steel that hardens structurally during treatment which results in the achievement of considerable hardness.

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3.1B Certificates
Material Certificates as described in BS EN 10204 Metallic products. Types of inspection documents.

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A low carbon grade of 316 stainless steel.

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Stainless Steel Toolbox Page

EU Directive 94/9/EC
EU Directive 94/9/EC - known as ATEX - covers equipment and protective systems for use in potentially explosive atmospheres.

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IEC 61508
International best practice standard concerning specification; design; installation; testing and maintenance of safety systems.

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SIL Ratings Guide

IEC 61511
International standard detailing requirements for end users and integrators of safety instrumented systems.

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SIL Ratings Guide

ISO 4406
ISO 4406 is a hydraulic cleanliness rating system based on the number of particles larger than 5 and 15 Ám in a 1-ml fluid sample.

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Hydraulic Cleanliness Guide

ISO 9001
A quality assurance standard issued by the International Organization for Standards.
Standard is titled; Quality systems - Model for quality assurance in design/development, production, installation and servicing.
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