Standard Terminology Relating to Steel, Stainless Steel, Related Alloys, and Ferroalloys
|Publication Date:||1 June 2018|
|ICS Code (Ferroalloys):||77.100|
|ICS Code (Iron and steel products in general):||77.140.01|
|ICS Code (Metallurgy (Vocabularies)):||01.040.77|
This standard is a compilation of definitions of terms related to steel, stainless steel, related alloys, and ferroalloys.
When a term is used in an ASTM document for which Committee A01 is responsible, it is included herein only when judged, after review by Subcommittee A01.92, to be a generally usable term.
Some definitions include a discussion section, which is a mandatory part of the definition and contains additional information that is relevant to the meaning of the defined term
Definitions of terms specific to a particular standard will appear in that standard and will supersede any definitions of identical terms in this standard.
This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee