ASTM B187-00

    Historical Standard: ASTM B187-00 Standard Specification for Copper Bar, Bus Bar, Rod, and Shapes

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    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification establishes the requirements for copper bar, bus bar, rod, and shapes for electrical and nonelectrical applications.

    1.1.1 The products for electrical applications shall be made from the following coppers:

    Copper UNS No. Reference Designation
    C10100OFE
    C10200OF
    C10300OFXLP
    C10400, C10500, C10700OFS
    C10920, C10930, C10940
    C11000ETP
    C11300, C11400, C11500, C11600STP
    C14420

    The product may be furnished from any copper listed unless otherwise specified in the contract or purchase order.

    1.1.2 The product for nonelectrical applications shall be made from the following coppers:

    Copper UNS No.Reference Designation
    C10800OFLP
    C12000DLP
    C12200DHP

    The product may be furnished from any copper listed unless otherwise specified in the contract or purchase order.

    1.2 The inch-pound units are standard for this specification.

    1.3 This specification is the companion to SI (Metric) Specification B 187M; therefore no SI equivalents are presented herein.

    Note 1—Material for hot forging will be found in Specification B 224.


    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 26121541(Bus bar); 30262200(Copper bars)


    DOI: 10.1520/B0187-00

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