How to Calculate Diameter of Tank Bottom?
Diameter of Tank Bottom calculator uses Bottom Plate Diameter = Nominal Tank Diameter+2*(Minimum Thickness of Shell)+2*(Total Extension) to calculate the Bottom Plate Diameter, Diameter of Tank Bottom is an important consideration in the design of the tank, as it determines the size and shape of the tank and the amount of liquid or other material that the tank can hold. Bottom Plate Diameter is denoted by D_{b} symbol.
How to calculate Diameter of Tank Bottom using this online calculator? To use this online calculator for Diameter of Tank Bottom, enter Nominal Tank Diameter (D), Minimum Thickness of Shell (t_{minimum}) & Total Extension (x) and hit the calculate button. Here is how the Diameter of Tank Bottom calculation can be explained with given input values -> 3.3E+6 = 3+2*(0.005)+2*(0.12).