1.1 This specification covers ferritic malleable castings for general engineering usage at temperatures from normal ambient to approximately 750°F.
1.2 No precise quantitative relationship can be stated between the properties of the iron in various locations of the same casting and those of a test specimen cast from the same iron (see Appendix X1.). Note-A complete metric companion to Specification A47 has been developed-A47M; therefore, no metric equivalents are presented in this specification.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
A153/A153M Specification for Zinc Coating (Hot-Dip) on Iron and Steel Hardware
A247 Test Method for Evaluating the Microstructure of Graphite in Iron Castings
A644 Terminology Relating to Iron Castings
E8 Test Methods for Tension Testing of Metallic Materials
E10 Test Method for Brinell Hardness of Metallic Materials
E18 Test Methods for Rockwell Hardness of Metallic Materials
E140 Hardness Conversion Tables for Metals Relationship Among Brinell Hardness, Vickers Hardness, Rockwell Hardness, Superficial Hardness, Knoop Hardness, and Scleroscope Hardness
MIL-STD-129 Marking for Shipment and Storage
Fed.Std.No.123 Marking for Domestic Shipment (Civilian Agencies)
Engineering applications--specifications; Ferritic iron castings; Ferritic steel castings--specifications; Malleable iron castings--specifications; Pressure vessel iron;
ICS Number Code 77.140.80 (Iron and steel castings)
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