Standard Specification for Copper and Copper Alloy Forging Rod, Bar, and Shapes
|Publication Date:||1 April 2020|
|ICS Code (Copper products):||77.150.30|
This specification establishes the requirements for copper and copper alloy rod, bar, and shapes intended for hot forging.
NOTE 1-Additional information about forging practice and forgings produced from these alloys is given in Appendix X1 and in Specification B283/B283M.
Units-The values stated in either SI units or inchpound units are to be regarded separately as standard. The values stated in each system are not necessarily exact equivalents; therefore, to ensure conformance with the standard, each system shall be used independently of the other, and values from the two systems shall not be combined.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory requirements prior to use.
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.
*A Summary of Changes section appears at the end of this standard