ASTM B569-04

    Historical Standard: ASTM B569-04 Standard Specification for Brass Strip in Narrow Widths and Light Gage for Heat-Exchanger Tubing

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    ASTM B569

    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification establishes the requirements for brass strip in narrow widths and light gages produced from Copper Alloys Nos. C23000, C26000, and C26130.

    Note 1

    This product is commonly used for the manufacture of thin-wall tubes for water passages in heat exchangers for internal combustion engines and other closed system heat sources.

    1.2 UnitsThe values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard, except for grain size, which is stated in SI units. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units, which are provided for information only and are not considered 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.

    ASTM Standards

    B601 Classification for Temper Designations for Copper and Copper Alloys--Wrought and Cast

    B846 Terminology for Copper and Copper Alloys

    B950 Guide for Editorial Procedures and Form of Product Specifications for Copper and Copper Alloys

    E3 Guide for Preparation of Metallographic Specimens

    E8/E8M Test Methods for Tension Testing of Metallic Materials

    E29 Practice for Using Significant Digits in Test Data to Determine Conformance with Specifications

    E62 Test Methods for Chemical Analysis of Copper and Copper Alloys (Photometric Methods)

    E112 Test Methods for Determining Average Grain Size

    E255 Practice for Sampling Copper and Copper Alloys for the Determination of Chemical Composition

    E478 Test Methods for Chemical Analysis of Copper Alloys


    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 40180000(Tubes tubing and tube fittings); 30261702(Brass strip)


    DOI: 10.1520/B0569-04

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