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Title 49 Part 178 → Subpart J → §178.338-5

Title 49 → Subtitle B → Chapter I → Subchapter C → Part 178 → Subpart J → §178.338-5

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Title 49 Part 178 → Subpart J → §178.338-5

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Title 49Subtitle BChapter ISubchapter CPart 178Subpart J → §178.338-5


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


§178.338-5   Stiffening rings.

(a) A tank is not required to be provided with stiffening rings, except as prescribed in Section VIII of the ASME Code (IBR, see §171.7 of this subchapter).

(b) If a jacket is evacuated, it must be constructed in compliance with §178.338-1(f). Stiffening rings may be used to meet these requirements.

[Amdt. 178-77, 48 FR 27704, June 16, 1983, as amended at 68 FR 75754, Dec. 31, 2003]


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