1.1 This specification covers welded stainless steel tubing for mechanical applications where appearance, mechanical properties, or corrosion resistance is needed. The grades covered are listed in .
1.2 This specification covers as-welded or cold-reduced mechanical tubing in sizes to 16 in. (406.4 mm) outside dimension, and in wall thicknesses 0.020 in. (0.51 mm) and over.
1.3 Tubes shall be furnished in one of the following shapes as specified by the purchaser: round, square, rectangular, or special.
1.4 Supplementary requirements of an optional nature are provided and when desired shall be so stated in the order.
1.5 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
A370 Test Methods and Definitions for Mechanical Testing of Steel Products
A751 Test Methods, Practices, and Terminology for Chemical Analysis of Steel Products
A941 Terminology Relating to Steel, Stainless Steel, Related Alloys, and Ferroalloys
MIL-STD-163 Steel Mill Products Preparation for Shipment and Storage
Fed.Std.No.123 Marking for Shipments (Civil Agencies)
austenitic stainless steel; exhaust tubing; ferritic stainless steel tubing; mechanical tubing; ornamental tubing; stainless steel tube; steel tube; structural tubing; welded steel tube: Austenitic stainless steel tube--specifications; Corrosive service applications--tube (steel); Mechanical tubing--specifications; Stainless steel tube--specifications; Welded steel tube--specifications;
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