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1.1 This practice covers a system originally adopted for designating light metals and alloys, cast and wrought, and later extended to certain heavier, base-metal die-casting alloys. Those designations, which are currently being used in specifications under the jurisdiction of Committees B02 on Nonferrous Metals and Alloys and B07 on Light Metals and Alloys, are listed in Table X2.1.
1.2 This practice also provides a system for designating magnesium alloys that have been used commercially since 1952, and thus is intended to be the registration source for new magnesium alloys. A record of designations along with the established compositions is given in Table X4.1.
1.3 The equivalent Unified Numbering System (UNS) alloy designations shown in the appendixes are in accordance with Practice E527.
ICS Number Code 77.150.01 (Products of non-ferrous metals in general)
UNSPSC Code 11101711(Non ferrous alloy)
ASTM B275-05(2013), Standard Practice for Codification of Certain Nonferrous Metals and Alloys, Cast and Wrought, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2013, www.astm.orgBack to Top