### BASICS of PIPING SSYSTEM THERMAL EEXPANSION for …

expansion coefficients as follows: Table 1 Linear Coefficient of Expansion for Carbon Steel Temperature, °F Mean Coefficient of Expansion Between 70 °F and Listed Temperature, µ in/in °F 100 6.13 150 6.25 200 6.38 250 6.49 µ equals micron or 10-6 SEE ADDITIONAL DATA ON ATTACHMENT 1 EXAMPLE 1