Type BX metal ring joint gaskets are manufactured according to ASME B 16.20:1998 and API 6A. The type BX series is of higher strength materials designed primarily for special applications involving hign pressures up to 20000 psi.
NOTE: 1. All dimensions are in mm. 2. All 23° surfaces shall have surface finish no rougher than 32rms. 3. Radius "R1" shall be 8 to 12 percent of the gasket high "H". 4. One pressure passage hole required per gasket shall be located at mid point of dimension "C".
Type BX pressure-energized ring gaskets-according to ASME B16.20:1998 and API 6A