On assembly, metal to metal contact of the flange faces is achieved. The Style BX is not interchangeable with any other style, and is only suited for API 6BX flanges. Style BX ring type joints are designed to seal pressure up to 20,000 psi in accordance with API 6A pressure ratings.
We can also offer Style SBX RTJ’s which have two pressure passage holes making the gasket suitable for subsea installation.
|Approval||API 17D, API 6A|
|Flange Face||API 6BX RTJ|
|Maximum Temperature||0°C / 32°F|
|Minimum Temperature||0°C / 32°F|
|Pressure||1379 Bars / 20000.74 PSI|
|Pressure Class||2500, Up to API 20|