Standard Terminology Relating to Steel, Stainless Steel, Related Alloys, and Ferroalloys
1.1 This standard is a compilation of definitions of terms related to steel, stainless steel, related alloys, and ferroalloys.
1.2 When a term is used in an ASTM document for which Committee A01 is responsible, it is included herein only when judged, after review by Subcommittee A01.92, to be a generally usable term.
1.3 Some definitions include a discussion section, which is a mandatory part of the definition and contains additional information that is relevant to the meaning of the defined term.
1.4 Definitions of terms specific to a particular standard will appear in that standard and will supersede any definitions of identical terms in this standard.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
E112 Test Methods for Determining Average Grain Size
ICS Number Code 01.040.77 (Metallurgy (Vocabularies); 77.100 (Ferroalloys); 77.140.01 (Iron and steel products in general)
UNSPSC Code 11101704(Steel); 11171600(Stainless steel alloys)
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