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ASTM B179

Standard Specification for Aluminum Alloys in Ingot and Molten Forms for Castings from All Casting Processes

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Organization: ASTM
Publication Date: 15 May 2018
Status: active
Page Count: 10
ICS Code (Aluminium products): 77.150.10
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This specification covers commercial aluminum alloys in ingot form for remelting and molten form for the manufacture of castings. The specific gravity of these alloys does not exceed 3.0 and they are designated as shown in Table 1.

NOTE 1-Throughout this specification the use of "ingot" in a general sense includes sow, T-bar, T-ingot, and pig.

Alloy designations are in accordance with ANSI H35.1/ H35.1(M).

NOTE 2-Supplementary data pertaining to the alloys covered by this specification when used in the form of castings are given in Specifications B26/B26M, B85/B85M, B108/B108M, B618/B618M, B686/B686M, B955/B955M, and B969/B969M.

Unless the order specifies the "M" specification designation, the material shall be furnished to the inch-pound units.

For acceptance criteria for inclusion of new aluminum and aluminum alloys in this specification, see Annex A1.

The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.

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 limitations 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

Document History

ASTM B179
May 15, 2018
Standard Specification for Aluminum Alloys in Ingot and Molten Forms for Castings from All Casting Processes
This specification covers commercial aluminum alloys in ingot form for remelting and molten form for the manufacture of castings. The specific gravity of these alloys does not exceed 3.0 and they are...
October 1, 2017
Standard Specification for Aluminum Alloys in Ingot and Molten Forms for Castings from All Casting Processes
This specification covers commercial aluminum alloys in ingot form for remelting and molten form for the manufacture of castings. The specific gravity of these alloys does not exceed 3.0 and they are...
October 1, 2014
Standard Specification for Aluminum Alloys in Ingot and Molten Forms for Castings from All Casting Processes
This specification covers commercial aluminum alloys in ingot form for remelting and molten form for the manufacture of castings. The specific gravity of these alloys does not exceed 3.0 and they are...
May 1, 2011
Standard Specification for Aluminum Alloys in Ingot and Molten Forms for Castings from All Casting Processes
This specification covers commercial aluminum alloys in ingot form for remelting and molten form for the manufacture of castings. The specific gravity of these alloys does not exceed 3.0 and they are...
May 1, 2011
Standard Specification for Aluminum Alloys in Ingot and Molten Forms for Castings from All Casting Processes
This specification covers commercial aluminum alloys in ingot form for remelting and molten form for the manufacture of castings. The specific gravity of these alloys does not exceed 3.0 and they are...
May 1, 2010
Standard Specification for Aluminum Alloys in Ingot and Molten Forms for Castings from All Casting Processes
This specification covers commercial aluminum alloys in ingot form for remelting and molten form for the manufacture of castings. The specific gravity of these alloys does not exceed 3.0 and they are...
November 15, 2009
Standard Specification for Aluminum Alloys in Ingot and Molten Forms for Castings from All Casting Processes
This specification covers commercial aluminum alloys in ingot form for remelting and molten form for the manufacture of castings. The specific gravity of these alloys does not exceed 3.0 and they are...
September 1, 2006
Standard Specification for Aluminum Alloys in Ingot and Molten Forms for Castings from All Casting Processes
This specification covers commercial aluminum alloys in ingot form for remelting and molten form for the manufacture of castings. The specific gravity of these alloys does not exceed 3.0 and they are...
April 10, 2003
Standard Specification for Aluminum Alloys in Ingot and Molten Forms for Castings from All Casting Processes
This specification covers commercial aluminum alloys in ingot form for remelting and molten form for the manufacture of castings. The specific gravity of these alloys does not exceed 3.0 and they are...
December 10, 1996
Standard Specification for Aluminum Alloys in Ingot and Molten Forms for Castings from All Casting Processes
This specification covers commercial aluminum alloys in ingot form for remelting and molten form for the manufacture of castings. The specific gravity of these alloys does not exceed 3.0 and they are...
December 10, 1996
Standard Specification for Aluminum Alloys in Ingot and Molten Forms for Castings from All Casting Processes
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May 15, 1995
Standard Specification for Aluminum Alloys in Ingot Form for Castings from All Casting Processes
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February 15, 1995
STANDARD SPECIFICATION FOR ALUMINUM ALLOYS IN INGOT FORM FOR CASTINGS FROM ALL CASTING PROCESSES
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May 15, 1992
STANDARD SPECIFICATION FOR ALUMINUM ALLOYS IN INGOT FORM FOR SAND CASTINGS, PERMANENT MOLD CASTINGS, AND DIE CASTINGS
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January 15, 1992
STANDARD SPECIFICATION FOR ALUMINUM ALLOYS IN INGOT FORM FOR SAND CASTINGS, PERMANENT MOLD CASTINGS, AND DIE CASTINGS
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May 15, 1991
STANDARD SPECIFICATION FOR ALUMINUM ALLOYS IN INGOT FORM FOR SAND CASTINGS, PERMANENT MOLD CASTINGS, AND DIE CASTINGS
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February 23, 1990
STANDARD SPECIFICATION FOR ALUMINUM ALLOYS IN INGOT FORM FOR SAND CASTINGS, PERMANENT MOLD CASTINGS, AND DIE CASTINGS
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February 23, 1990
STANDARD SPECIFICATION FOR ALUMINUM ALLOYS IN INGOT FORM FOR SAND CASTINGS, PERMANENT MOLD CASTINGS, AND DIE CASTINGS
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April 25, 1986
STANDARD SPECIFICATION FOR ALUMINUM ALLOYS IN INGOT FORM FOR SAND CASTINGS, PERMANENT MOLD CASTINGS, AND DIE CASTINGS
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August 30, 1985
STANDARD SPECIFICATION FOR ALUMINUM ALLOYS IN INGOT FORM FOR SAND CASTINGS, PERMANENT MOLD CASTINGS, AND DIE CASTINGS
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