ASME PTC 47.3-2021


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2021 Edition

Published by ASME International, 05/31/2022

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ASME PTC 47.3 is one of the standards established by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) for the performance testing of turbine machinery. The ASME PTC 47 series comprises standards that guide and specify the performance testing and validation of turbine machinery, providing guidance for engineers and technical professionals.

Specifically, ASME PTC 47.3 focuses on the performance testing of steam turbine expansion machinery. Steam turbine expansion machines are common devices for energy conversion, widely used in power plants, industrial processes, and other applications requiring large-scale energy conversion. This standard aims to ensure that steam turbine expansion machines can achieve the expected performance under design conditions.

ASME PTC 47.3 may include details on the following aspects:

  1. Test Procedures: Detailed steps and processes for conducting performance tests on turbine machinery.
  2. Measurement Methods: Methods for measuring various performance parameters, such as power, efficiency, turbine characteristic curves, etc.
  3. Equipment Configuration: Description of the required equipment configuration and instrumentation for testing.
  4. Data Analysis: Guidelines for analyzing and interpreting test data.
  5. Accuracy and Reproducibility: Emphasis on the requirements for the accuracy and reproducibility of tests to ensure the reliability of test results.
  6. Safety: Inclusion of safety standards and guidelines that must be followed during the testing process.

Product Details

Revision: 2021 Edition

Published Date: May 31, 2022

Status: Active, Most Current

Document Language: English

Published By: ASME

Page Count: 95



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