Spiral Wound Gasket Dimensions Rating 1500#

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Dimensions of Spiral Wound Gaskets for Rating 1500# as per ASME B16.20 used with Raised Face flanges ASME B16.5


150# | 300# | 400# | 600# | 900# | 1500# | 2500#

Class 1500 NPS 1/2" - 24"
NPSInner Ring Sealing ElementOuter Ring
Inside (d1) Inside (d2)Outside (d3)Outside (d4)
Dia.Dia.mmDia.mmDia.mm
1/214.219.131.863.5
3/420.625.439.669.9
126.931.847.879.5
1-1/433.339.660.588.9
1-1/241.447.869.998.6
252.358.785.9143.0
2-1/263.569.998.6165.1
378.792.2120.7174.8
497.8117.6149.4209.6
5124.5143.0177.8254.0
6147.3171.5209.6282.7
8196.9215.9257.3352.6
10246.1266.7311.2435.1
12292.1323.9368.3520.7
14320.8362.0400.1577.9
16374.7406.4457.2641.4
18425.5463.6520.7704.9
20476.3514.4571.5755.7
24577.9616.0679.5901.7

General notes:

  1. Dimensions are in millimeters unless otherwise indicated.
  2. Image shows a Spiral Wound gasket with Inner – and Outer ring.
  3. d1 = Inside diameter when Inner ring is used.
  4. d2 = Inside diameter sealing element when no Inner ring is used.
  5. d3 = Outside diameter of sealing element.
  6. d4 = Outside diameter of Outer ring.
  7. Thickness of inner and outer ring: 2.97 mm – 3.33 mm.
  8. Thickness sealing element: 4.45 mm.
  9. Tolerance Outside diameter for NPS 1/2 through NPS 8 is ± 0.8 mm; for NPS 10 trough NPS 24 tolerance is + 1.5 mm – 0.8 mm.
  10. ASME B16.20 does not covers class 400 flanges up to NPS 3 and class 900 flanges up to NPS 2½.
  11. There are no class 400 flanges NPS 1/2 thru NPS 3 (use Class 600), class 900 flanges NPS 1/2 thru NPS 2½ (use Class 1500), or class 2500 flanges NPS 14 or larger.
  12. The inner ring inside diameters shown for NPS 1¼ thru 2½ in class 1500 and 2500 will produce inner ring widths of 0.12 inches, a practical minimum for production purposes.
  13. ASME B16.20 which covers spiral wound gaskets requires the use of solid metal inner rings in: Pressure Class 900, nominal pipe sizes 24 and larger, Pressure Class 1500 from nominal pipe sizes 12 and larger, Pressure Class 2500 from nominal pipe sizes 4 and larger and all PTFE filled gaskets.

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