burst pressure


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burst pressure

[′bərst ‚presh·ər]
(mechanics)
The maximum inside pressure that a process vessel can safely withstand.

burst pressure

Of a valve, the maximum pressure which can be slowly applied to the valve (e.g., at room temperature, for 30 seconds) without causing it to rupture.
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In benchtop test using 5CE7mm porcine carotids that compared median burst pressure for HARMONIC ACE+7 (1419 mmHg) and LigaSure(TM) 5mm Blunt Tip (591 mmHg) (p< 0.
Preform reheat unit Burst pressure Expansion set-temperature (kPa) (ml) ([degrees]C) 105 1406 [+ or -] 124 411 [+ or -] 92 110 1358 [+ or -] 14 435 [+ or -] 44 115 1234 [+ or -] 27 510 [+ or -] 66
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The designer must consider how the burst pressure changes with respect to the geometry and the materials.
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Burst pressure of six test pipes in ksig Defective pipe, Defective pipe with Defective pipe with unrestrained burst Xhab[TM], unrestrained Xhab[TM], restrained burst burst A 0.
While for ducts the most important parameters to consider are the absolute displacements (internal pressure) and/or the collapse pressure (external pressure), the most important parameters to determine when considering the design of tubes is the maximum working pressure (MWP), determined from the minimum burst pressure (MBP).
Analysis of the joining-velocity profile curve versus test data on the resulting weld strength, burst pressure, and part appearance helps the process engineer adjust welding amplitude and force.
With the low growth non-compliant balloon material, OptiLiance(TM), the NC Mercury delivers flat compliance characteristics with high rate of burst pressure (up to 20 bar) for 2.