Pharmaceutical Grade Tubing (BPE)

Stock #: Various

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Product Description

Top Line electropolished tubing sets the standard for service in applications requiring finishes to 15Ra maximum. 20Ra ID/30Ra OD and 15Ra EP ID/30Ra OD tubing available in sizes from 1/2” through 6″ OD. This full finished stainless steel tubing is available from stock or direct from the mill in 20′ lengths. All electropolished tubing is fully tested and marked per ASTM A450 requirements. 1/2″ is seamless.

Size (Tube O.D.) Gauge Wall LBS/FT 316L Stock No.
15Ra ID/30Ra OD 20Ra ID/30Ra OD
1/2 16 .065 .3020 3105656-7EP 3105656-7BPE
3/4 16 .065 .4755 3107656-7EP 3107656-7BPE
1 18 .049 .4980 *N.S. *N.S.
1 16 .065 .6490 3110656-7EP 3110656-7BPE
1-1/2 18 .049 .7593 *N.S. *N.S.
1-1/2 16 .065 .9962 3115656-7EP 3115656-7BPE
2 18 .049 1.0210 *N.S. *N.S.
2 16 .065 1.3430 3120656-7EP 3120656-7BPE
2-1/2 16 .065 1.6900 3125656-7EP 3125656-7BPE
3 16 .065 2.0370 3130656-7EP 3130656-7BPE
4 14 .083 3.4720 3140836-7EP 3140836-7BPE
6 12 .109 6.9000 3160196T-7EP *N.S.
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Advantages

Packaging: All Top line electropolished tubing is packaged using protective 6 mil poly sleeving with air tight end caps. The tubing is then packaged in wood or tri-wall corrugated cartons for maximum protection during shipment.

Finish: Electropolished Tubing is standard with a 15Ra max ID with bright annealed/mill OD (ASME BPE surface finish code SF4). Mechanically polished OD to 32Ra or 20Ra available on application. The same product is available with a 10Ra max. surface finish ID.

Annealing: All tubing is Bright Annealed to a minimum of 1900 F (1040° C) and rapidly quenched.

Cleaning: All Top Line electropolished tubing is rinsed with low TOC de-ionized water. The tubing is then dry purged with 99.998% pure Nitrogen which is filtered to .003 micron at the point of use. The cleaning and packaging is done in a class 100 cleanroom.

100% BPE Compliant with full material traceability.

Tech Specs

Materials:

Manufactured from 316L stainless steel, produced to ASTM A270 supplementary #2 pharmaceutical grade tubing, other alloys available upon request.

Chemical Composition Percentage 316L Chemical Compostion Percentage 316L
Elements Specification Typical Elements Specification Typical
(C) Carbon 0.035 max. .020 (Si) Silicon 1.00 .50
(Mn) Manganese 2.00 max. 1.70 (Ni) Nickel 10.0 -15.0 10.2
(P) Phosphorus 0.045 .029 (Cr) Chromium 16.0 – 18.0 16.4
(S) Sulfur .005 – .017 max. .013 (Mo) Molybdenum 2.0 – 3.0 2.10

Dimensional Tolerances

Outside Diameter Gauge Outside Diameter Length Wall Thickness
Inch Millimeter
1/2 12.70 16 (.065″) 0.005/-0.005 2.00/-0 /-10%
3/4 19.05 16 (.065″) 0.005/-0.005 2.00/-0 /-10%
1 25.40 16 (.065″) 0.005/-0.005 2.00/-0 /-10%
1-1/2 38.10 16 (.065″) 0.008/-0.008 2.00/-0 /-10%
2 50.80 16 (.065″) 0.008/-0.008 2.00/-0 /-10%
2-1/2 63.50 16 (.065″) 0.010/-0.010 2.00/-0 /-10%
3 76.20 16 (.065″) 0.010/-0.010 2.00/-0 /-10%
4 101.60 14 (.083″) 0.015/-0.015 2.00/-0 /-10%
6 152.40 12 (.109″) 0.030/-0.030 2.00/-0 /-10%

Files & Drawings

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