Interpretation Detail  
Standard Designation: BPV Section VIII Div 1
Para./Fig./Table No:
Subject Description: Section VIII, Division 1 (1995 Edition, 1995 Addenda); UG-29 and UG-33
Date Issued: 08/21/1997
Record Number: BC96-475
Interpretation Number : VIII-1-98-04
Question(s) and Reply(ies):

      Question: For the case shown in Fig. UG-33.1 sketch (b), Section VIII, Division 1, is it required to use the cone outer surface diameter DL at the center of the attachment of the stiffener to the cone when using the equations in UG-29(a) to calculate the required moment of inertia of the stiffening ring cross section Is and the required moment of inertia of the combined stiffener-cone cross section

      Reply: Yes.

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