Standard Specifications for LOW TENSILE STRENGTH CARBON-STEEL PLATES OF STRUCTURAL QUALITY FOR WELDING
|Publication Date:||1 January 1943|
These specifications cover two grades of carbon-steel plates of structural quality suitable for welding. They are suitable for forge welding when the requirements specified in Section 3 (b) are applied. The purchaser shall specify when the material is to be used for forge welding.
NOTE.-The term "forge welding" as used in these specifications refers to the process of heating with water gas, and hammering mechanically, without the use of fluxes.