External Pressure Testing of 4-in-Dia High-Density Polyethylene Pipe

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Linping Zhao, Nathaniel M. Beuse, G. E. O. Widera

Marquette University, Center for Industrial Processes and Productivity, Milwaukee, WI 53201

J. Pressure Vessel Technol 123(3), 398-403 (Feb 28, 2001) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1376718 History: Received September 13, 2000; Revised February 28, 2001
Copyright © 2001 by ASME
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Grahic Jump Location
The middle cross section of failed HDPE pipe indicates the failure mode of HDPE pipe subjected to the external hydrostatic pressure
Grahic Jump Location
Comparison of predictions of the Marquette equation to DRISCOPIPE data 11



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