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  • DESIGN—-Discontinuity Stresses in the Design of Pressure Vessels/Pipes

    DESIGN—-Discontinuity Stresses in the Design of Pressure Vessels/Pipes

    DESIGN——DISCONTINUITY STRESSES IN THE DESIGN OF PRESSURE VESSELS A designer should establish the type of discontinuity and then discontinuity stresses in design of pressure vessels /pipes. Two types of discontinuities (i)                 Gross structural discontinuity (ii)                Local  structural discontinuity Gross Structural Discontinuity A discontinuity which increases the stress or strain which affect a relatively large portion of the […]