1.1 This specification covers electrical contact components made from silver-tungsten by powder-metallurgical procedures.
1.2 This specification covers compositions within the silver-tungsten system normally specified by users of contacts.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all the safety problems, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
1.4 It is the responsibility of the user to become familiar with all hazards including those identified in the appropriate Material Safety Data Sheet for this product/material as provided by the manufacturer.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
B328 Test Method for Density, Oil Content, and Interconnected Porosity of Sintered Metal Structural Parts and Oil-Impregnated Bearings
contacts; powder metallurgy; silver; silver-tungsten; tungsten; tungsten-silver; Electrical conductors--silver-tungsten alloy; Electrical contact materials (silver-tungsten); Electrical insulating materials--specifications; Flat tread plate; Powder metallurgy--specifications; Silver (electrical/electronic applications)--specifications; Silver-tungsten electrical contact alloy; Tread plate; Tungsten electrical/electronic applications; UNS A96061 (Wr. alum. alloy);
ICS Number Code 77.120.99 (Other non-ferrous metals and their alloys)
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