ASTM International - ASTM A511-96
Standard Specification for Seamless Stainless Steel Mechanical Tubing
|Publication Date:||1 January 1996|
|ICS Code (Iron and steel pipes):||23.040.10|
|ICS Code (Metal fittings):||23.040.40|
1.1 This specification covers seamless stainless tubing for use in mechanical applications where corrosion-resistant or high-temperature strength is needed. The grades covered are listed in Tables 1 and 2.
1.2 This specification covers seamless cold-finished mechanical tubing and seamless hot-finished mechanical tubing in sizes up to 12 3/4 in. (313.8 mm) in outside diameter (for round tubing) with wall thicknesses as required.
1.3 Tubes shall be furnished in one of the following shapes, as specified by the purchaser: round, square, rectangular, or special.
1.4 Optional supplementary requirements are provided and when desired, shall be stated in the order.
1.5 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard.