Shear elbows are designed to satisfy the sacrificial shear section requirements of 49CFR §178.345-8 as tested and verified per TTMA RP84.  Ideal to be used with a Internal Hydraulic Valve.

Elbows are constructed of 316 stainless with a 4” sump inlet flanges and outlet piping flanges as shown in table below.  Steam jacket versions have ¾” NPT inlet/outlet ports.

Shear Elbow MAWP: 50 psi [3.4 bar]
Minimum bursting pressure: 200 psi [13.8 bar]
Fb-max per TTMA RP 86:
4×3 – 20,200 lbs [9,163 kg]
4×4 – 10,700 lbs [4,853 kg]