RECOMMENDED PRACTICE FOR ULTRASONIC TESTING ANS INSPECTION OF HEAVY STEEL FORGINGS
|Publication Date:||6 March 1967|
|ICS Code (Non-destructive testing of metals):||77.040.20|
|ICS Code (Iron and steel forgings):||77.140.85|
This recommended practice2 covers the examination procedures for the pulse-echo ultrasonic inspection of heavy steel forgings by the longitudinal and angle beam techniques.
This recommended practice is to be used whenever the inquiry, contract, order, or specification states that forgings are to be subjected to ultrasonic inspection in accordance with ASTM Specification A 3880.
2 For ASME Boiler and PRessure Vessel Code applications see related Specification SA-388 in Section II of that Code.