ASTM International - ASTM A240/A240M-02
Standard Specification for Chromium and Chromium-Nickel Stainless Steel Plate, Sheet, and Strip for Pressure Vessels and for General Applications
|Publication Date:||10 March 2001|
|ICS Code (Steels for pressure purposes):||77.140.30|
1.1 This specification covers chromium, chromium-nickel, and chromium-manganese-n
1.2 The values stated in either inch-pound units or SI units are to be regarded separately as standard. The values stated in each system are not exact equivalents; therefore, each system must be used independently of the other. Combining values from the two systems may result in nonconformance with the specification.
1.3 This specification is expressed in both inch-pound and SI units. However, unless the order specifies the applicable "M" specification designation (SI units), the material shall be furnished in inch-pound units.