Title 49 Part 178 → Subpart H → §178.255-10

Title 49 → Subtitle B → Chapter I → Subchapter C → Part 178 → Subpart H → §178.255-10

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Title 49 Part 178 → Subpart H → §178.255-10

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Title 49Subtitle BChapter ISubchapter CPart 178Subpart H → §178.255-10

Title 49: Transportation
Subpart H—Specifications for Portable Tanks

§178.255-10   Lining.

(a) If a lining is required, the material used for lining the tank shall be homogeneous, nonporous, imperforate when applied, not less elastic than the metal of the tank proper. It shall be of substantially uniform thickness, not less than 132 inch thick if metallic, and not less than 116 inch thick if nonmetallic, and shall be directly bonded or attached by other equally satisfactory means. Rubber lining shall be not less than 316 inch thick. Joints and seams in the lining shall be made by fusing the material together or by other equally satisfactory means. The interior of the tank shall be free from scale, oxidation, moisture and all foreign matter during the lining operation.

(b) [Reserved]