Standard Specification for Phosphor Bronze Plate, Sheet, Strip, and Rolled Bar
|Publication Date:||15 May 2015|
|ICS Code (Copper products):||77.150.30|
This specification establishes the requirements for copper-tin
alloy (phosphor bronze), copper-tin-lead alloy (leaded phosphor
bronze), and copper-tin-lead-zinc
NOTE 1-All of the above alloys contain small amounts of phosphorus, used as a deoxidant in melting, and to enhance the mechanical properties.
The values stated in either inch-pound units or SI units are to be regarded separately as standard. Within the text, SI units are shown in brackets. The values stated in each system may not be exact equivalents; therefore, each system shall be used independently of the other. Combining values from the two systems may result in non-conformance with the standard.
The following safety hazard caveat pertains only to the test method(s) described in 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..
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