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1.1 This specification covers round wire and ribbon with controlled electrical properties for use in wire-wound resistance units and similar applications, but not for use as electrical heating elements.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
B63 Test Method for Resistivity of Metallically Conducting Resistance and Contact Materials
B77 Test Method for Thermoelectric Power of Electrical-Resistance Alloys
B84 Test Method for Temperature-Resistance Constants of Alloy Wires for Precision Resistors
ICS Number Code 29.050 (Superconductivity and conducting materials)