ASTM - B138/B138M
Standard Specification for Manganese Bronze Rod, Bar, and Shapes
|Publication Date:||1 January 2011|
This specification establishes the requirements for manganese bronze rod, bar and shapes produced in Copper Alloy UNS Nos. C67000, C67500, or C67600.
Units-The values stated in inch-pound units or SI units are to be regarded separately in the standard. Within the text, the SI values are shown in brackets. The values stated in each system of units may not be exact equivalents; therefore, each system shall be used independently of the other. Combining values from the two systems may result in nonconformance with the standard.
Warning-Mercury has been designated by EPA and
many state agencies as a hazardous material that can cause central
nervous system, kidney, and liver damage. Mercury, or its vapor,
may be hazardous to health and corrosive to materials. Caution
should be taken when handling mercury and mercury-containing
products. See the applicable product Material Safety Data Sheet
(MSDS) for details and EPA's website
NOTE 1-Product suitable for hot forging applications is available under Specification B124/B124M.
The following safety hazard caveat pertains only to the Performance Requirements section of this specification.
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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
*A Summary of Changes section appears at the end of this standard