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Unread postPosted: Tue Jun 05, 2007 1:44 pm
Author: SpudBlaster15
If the hypothetical tank was made of CHEAP steel, it would burst at around 800psi.

This is calculated using the formula FS*(2*WT)/ID, where FS = Fatigue strength of the steel, WT = Wall thickness, and ID = Inside diameter.

Unread postPosted: Tue Jun 05, 2007 2:20 pm
Author: spudthug
ok thanks sb15..when my mom gets home ill post the real thickness... shouldi post it or should i pm u??

Unread postPosted: Tue Jun 05, 2007 2:29 pm
Author: SpudBlaster15
Whichever you feel like doing is fine with me.