ASTM International - ASTM A493-95(2000)
Standard Specification for Stainless Steel Wire and Wire Rods for Cold Heading and Cold Forging
|Publication Date:||1 January 2000|
|ICS Code (Stainless steels):||77.140.20|
|ICS Code (Steel wire, wire ropes and link chains):||77.140.65|
1.1 This specification covers cold-finished and hot-finished stainless steel wire and wire rods for cold heading or cold forging for applications, such as fasteners, where corrosion resistance is a factor.
1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The SI equivalents are in parentheses and may be approximate.