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Title 49 Part 178 → Subpart J → §178.337-15

Title 49 → Subtitle B → Chapter I → Subchapter C → Part 178 → Subpart J → §178.337-15

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Title 49 Part 178 → Subpart J → §178.337-15

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Title 49Subtitle BChapter ISubchapter CPart 178Subpart J → §178.337-15


Title 49: Transportation
PART 178—SPECIFICATIONS FOR PACKAGINGS
Subpart J—Specifications for Containers for Motor Vehicle Transportation


§178.337-15   Pumps and compressors.

(a) Liquid pumps or gas compressors, if used, must be of suitable design, adequately protected against breakage by collision, and kept in good condition. They may be driven by motor vehicle power take-off or other mechanical, electrical, or hydraulic means. Unless they are of the centrifugal type, they shall be equipped with suitable pressure actuated by-pass valves permitting flow from discharge to suction or to the cargo tank.

(b) A liquid chlorine pump may not be installed on a cargo tank intended for the transportation of chlorine.

[Amdt. 178-89, 54 FR 25018, June 12, 1989, as amended by Amdt. 178-118, 61 FR 51340, Oct. 1, 1996]


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