Standard Specification for Welded Copper Tube
|Publication Date:||10 October 2002|
|ICS Code (Copper products):||77.150.30|
|ICS Code (Non-ferrous metal pipes):||23.040.15|
(Footnote *) This specification establishes the requirements for welded copper tube with a longitudinal seam free of filler metal produced from sheet or
strip of the following coppers:
Copper UNS Nos. Type of Copper
C10100 Oxygen-free electronic
C10200 Oxygen-free C10300 Oxygen-free, extra low phosphorus C10800 Oxygen-free, low phosphorus C11000 Electrolytic tough pitch C12000 Phosphorus deoxidized, low residual phosphorus C12200 Phosphorus deoxidized, high residual phosphorus
C14200 Phosphorus deoxidized, arsenical
Unless otherwise specified in the contract or purchase order, product
furnished of any listed copper, with the exception of copper C11000,
shall be considered acceptable.
Copper C11000 welded tube shall not be used in applications in which
heating may cause hydrogen embrittlement.
Values stated in inch-pound units are the standard except for grain size
which is given in SI units. Values given in parentheses are for information only.
The following hazard caveat pertains only to Section 15 of this specification: This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of
regulatory limitations prior to use.
Footnote * - A Summary of Changes section appears at the end of this