Standard Specification for Welded Stainless Steel Mechanical Tubing
|Publication Date:||1 March 2021|
|ICS Code (Iron and steel pipes):||23.040.10|
|ICS Code (Metal fittings):||23.040.40|
This specification covers welded austenitic, ferritic, and austenitic-ferritic duplex stainless steel mechanical tubing intended for use in ornamental, structural, exhaust, and other applications where appearance, mechanical properties, or corrosion resistance is needed. The grades covered are listed in Table 1.
This specification covers as-welded or cold-reduced mechanical tubing in sizes to 16 in. (406.4 mm) outside dimension, and in wall thicknesses 0.020 in. (0.51 mm) and over.
Tubes shall be furnished in one of the following shapes as specified by the purchaser: round, square, rectangular, or special.
Supplementary requirements of an optional nature are provided and when desired shall be so stated in the order.
The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered 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.
*A Summary of Changes section appears at the end of this standard