MODUK - DEF STAN 02-872: PART 1
Procedures for First Level Nickel Aluminium Bronze Castings Part 1 Policy
|Publication Date:||2 December 2002|
This specification covers the policy for the recording and updating of Nickel Aluminium Bronze castings fitted in submarines to meet the First Level Quality Assurance requirements in accordance with SSP 25.
Part 2 of this Defence Standard is to be used for the validation of all Submarine First Level castings made of Nickel Aluminium Bronze manufactured to Def Stan 02-747 Part 1, 2 or 4. It is to be used to establish a baseline of data for any weld repairs, wall thickness measurements and the integrity of the casting at manufacture.
Part 3 of this Defence Standard is to be used for the revalidation of Submarine First Level castings made of Nickel Aluminium Bronze manufactured to DGS 8520, DGS 348 or Def Stan 02-747 Part 1,2, or 4 which have had service use involving contact with sea water.
Part 4 of this Defence Standard is to be used for in-service inspections carried out outside of the Long overhaul Period.