Number of pilots for 24 inch flare?

Asked by karthikeas 4 years, 10 months ago | 1 Answers

Dear experts, Can you recommend the number of flare pilots I need for a 24 inch size flare? Thanks mucho.


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judyp 4 years, 10 months ago

You can use the table below for reference as a rule of thumb.  However, you should consult with the flare tip manufacturer to confirm the required number of pilots.

Flare Sizes  (inch)

Number of Pilots

Up to 24

2

24 to 48

3

Over 48

4

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