ASTM A805-93(1998)

    Historical Standard: ASTM A805-93(1998) Standard Specification for Steel, Flat Wire, Carbon, Cold-Rolled

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    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification covers carbon steel flat wire in coils or cut lengths. Flat wire is classified as a cold-rolled section, rectangular in shape, 0.500 in. (12.7 mm) or less in width and under 0.250 in. (6.35 mm) in thickness.

    1.2 Low-carbon steel flat wire is produced from steel compositions with a maximum carbon content of 0.25% by cast or heat analysis.

    1.3 Carbon spring steel flat wire is produced to a carbon range in which the specified or required maximum is over 0.25% by cast or heat analysis.

    1.3.1 Two types of carbon spring steel flat wire are produced: Untempered cold-rolled carbon spring steel flat wire, produced to several desirable combinations of properties and Hardened and tempered carbon spring steel wire.

    1.4 Definite application flat wire is a product developed for a specific application and may be specified only by size and descriptive name.

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 31152200(Non electric iron and steel wire)

    DOI: 10.1520/A0805-93R98

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