Elliptical head DIN 28013 - ELL

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DVAI manufactures elliptical Head according to NFE 81 103 or DIN 28013. Dished heads are manufactured from DVAI’s stainless steel plate stock so we can control quality and meet deadlines.

  • Machine polishing possibility
  • Head cutting possibility for openings
  • Possibility to manufacture your shells with the exact expansion length of your heads for easy assembling


DIN 28013 Technical features

Spherical radius value (Ri):

Ri= 0.8 x De

Knuckle radius value (rc):

rc = 0.154 x De
h2 = (De-2 x E)/3.8

DE: external diameter
E: nominal thickness
H2: theoretical internal arrow
H1: straight edge height

Other types of tank head

Flat head

Conical head

Spherical cap

Half sphere

Our services

Edge machining


Openings for nozzles

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