Yield Stress Bias

Definition(s)


Yield Stress Bias

Ratio of actual yield stress to specified minimum yield stress.

Source: API TR 5C3, Technical Report on Equations and Calculations for Casing, Tubing, and Line Pipe Used as Casing or Tubing; and Performance Properties Tables for Casing and Tubing, Upstream Segment, First Edition, December 2008. Global Standards