Abstract 

Specifies a method for the calibration of vertical cylindrical tanks having diameters greater than 5 m by means of internal measurements using an electro-optical distance-ranging instrument (EODR), and for the subsequent compilation of tank capacity tables. Not applicable to the calibration of abnormally deformed tanks or of noncircular tanks. Applicable to tanks tilted by <= 3 % from the vertical, provided a correction is applied for the measured tilt. Applicable to tanks with cone-up or cone-down bottoms, as well as to tanks with flat bottoms.


General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 1995-06
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages : 10
  • :
    ISO/TC 28/SC 2
    Measurement of petroleum and related products
  • 75.180.30
    Volumetric equipment and measurements

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