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Title 49 Part 178 → Subpart J → §178.338-6

Title 49 → Subtitle B → Chapter I → Subchapter C → Part 178 → Subpart J → §178.338-6

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Title 49 Part 178 → Subpart J → §178.338-6

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Title 49Subtitle BChapter ISubchapter CPart 178Subpart J → §178.338-6


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


§178.338-6   Manholes.

(a) Each tank in oxygen service must be provided with a manhole as prescribed in Section VIII of the ASME Code (IBR, see §171.7 of this subchapter).

(b) Each tank having a manhole must be provided with a means of entrance and exit through the jacket, or the jacket must be marked to indicate the manway location on the tank.

(c) A manhole with a bolted closure may not be located on the front head of the tank.

[Amdt. 178-77, 48 FR 27704, June 16, 1983, as amended at 49 FR 24316, June 12, 1984; 68 FR 75754, Dec. 31, 2003]


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