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Petroleum Production Engineering, 2nd Edition by Xuehao Tan, Xinghui Liu, Boyun Guo

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Appendix B

The Minimum Performance Properties of API Tubing

Nom. (in.) O.D. (in.) Grade Wt per ft with Couplings (lb) Inside Diameter (in.) Drift Diameter (in.) O.D. of Upset (in.) O.D. of Cplg. (in.) Collapse Resistance (psi) Internal Yield Pressure (psi) Joint Yield Strength (lb)
Nonupset Upset Nonupset Upset Nonupset Upset
¾ 1.050 F-25  1.20 0.824 0.730 1.315  1.660 5960 4710  8320
  H-40  1.20 0.824 0.730 1.315  1.660 7680 7530  13,300
  J-55  1.20 0.824 0.730 1.315  1.660 10,560 10,360  18,290
  C-75 1.14 1.20 0.824 0.730 1.315 1.313 1.660 14,410 14,120 11,920 24,950
  N-80  1.20 0.824 0.730 1.315  1.660 15,370 15,070  26,610
1 1.315 F-25  1.80 1.049 0.955 1.469  1.900 5540 4430  12,350
  H-40  1.80 1.049 0.955 1.469

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