Methods of Increasing the Efficiency of Tightening Monitoring of Threaded Connections (Survey of Published Studies)

A survey of methods of monitoring the tightness of threaded connections that can be used in the assembly, operation, and repair of equipment in the chemical and oil and gas branches of industry is presented.

This is a preview of subscription content, access via your institution.

Fig. 1.
Fig. 2.
Fig. 3.


  1. 1.

    RD 37.001.131–89, Tightening of Threaded Connections. Tightening Standards and Technical Requirements [in Russian].

  2. 2.

    I. A. Birger, B. F. Shorr, and G. B. Iosilevich, Strength Calculation of the Parts of Machines [in Russian], Mashinostroenie, Moscow (1993), 640 pp.

    Google Scholar 

  3. 3.

    All-Russia State Standard R No. 52627–2006 (ISO 898-1), Bolts, Nuts, and Studs. Mechanical Properties and Testing Methods [in Russian].

  4. 4.

    M. M. Matlin, S. L. Lebskiy, and Ye. N. Kazankina, “Method of operation monitoring of the strength characteristics of threaded parts,” Khim. i Neftyegaz. Mashinostroenie, No. 3, 45−47 (2009).

    Google Scholar 

  5. 5.

    Yu. I. Slavskiy and M. M. Matlin, Patent 2011182 (Russian Federation), Inter. Patent Class. GO1N 3/40, Method of Determining the Ultimate Strength of Materials, Byul. No. 7 (April 15, 1994).

  6. 6.

    Yu. I. Slavskiy and M. M. Matlin, Patent 2086947 (Russian Federation), Inter. Patent Class. IPS GOIN 3/40, Metals. Method of Determining the Yield Strength of Materials, Byul. No. 22 (August 10, 1997).

  7. 7.

    All-Russia State Standard R No. 18835–73, Metals. Methods of Measuring Plastic Hardness [in Russian].

  8. 8.

    M. S. Droza, Nondestructive Determination of the Mechanical Properties of a Metal [in Russian], Metallurgiya, Moscow (1965), 171 pp.

    Google Scholar 

  9. 9.

    M. M. Matlin, A. I. Mozgunova, Ye. N. Kazankina, and V. A. Kazankin, Methods of Nondestructive Testing of the Strength Properties of Machine Parts [in Russian], Innovatsionnoe Mashinostroenie, Moscow (2019).

    Google Scholar 

  10. 10.

    All-Russia State Standard No. 1497–84 (ISO 6892–84), Metals. Methods of Tension Tests [in Russian].

  11. 11.

    V. P. Kogaev, N. A. Makhutov, and A. P. Gusenkov, Strength and Useful Life Calculations of Machine Parts and Parts of Structures: Handbook [in Russian], Mashinostroenie, Moscow (1985).

    Google Scholar 

Download references

Author information



Corresponding author

Correspondence to M. M. Matlin.

Additional information

Translated from Khimicheskoe i Neftegazovoe Mashinostroenie, Vol. 56, No. 7, pp. 40−42, July, 2020.

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Verify currency and authenticity via CrossMark

Cite this article

Matlin, M.M., Kazankin, V.A. & Kazankina, E.N. Methods of Increasing the Efficiency of Tightening Monitoring of Threaded Connections (Survey of Published Studies). Chem Petrol Eng 56, 582–587 (2020).

Download citation


  • threaded connections
  • controlled tightening
  • ultimate strength
  • yield limit