ASTM B687-99

    Standard Specification for Brass, Copper, and Chromium-Plated Pipe Nipples

    SUPERSEDED (see Active link, below)


      Format Pages Price  
    PDF 6 $50.40   ADD TO CART


    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification establishes the requirements for brass and copper pipe nipples in standard pipe sizes from 1/8 to 8 in., inclusive, in standard lengths, and chromium-plated pipe nipples in standard pipe sizes from 1/8 to 2 in., inclusive, in standard lengths.

    1.1.1 Chromium-plated pipe nipples ordered under this specification are intended for interior use in decorative applications.

    1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.


    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

    B42 Specification for Seamless Copper Pipe, Standard Sizes

    B43 Specification for Seamless Red Brass Pipe, Standard Sizes

    B456 Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Copper Plus Nickel Plus Chromium and Nickel Plus Chromium

    B846 Terminology for Copper and Copper Alloys

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

    ANSI/ASME Standard

    B1.20.1 Pipe Threads, General Purpose (Inch) Available from American National Standards Institute (ANSI), 25 W. 43rd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10036, http://www.ansi.org.

    Military Standard

    MIL-STD-105 Sampling Procedures and Tables for Inspection by Attributes Available from Standardization Documents Order Desk, DODSSP, Bldg. 4, Section D, 700 Robbins Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19111-5098, http://dodssp.daps.dla.mil.


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 23.040.60 (Flanges, couplings and joints)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 40173300(Pipe nipples)


    DOI: 10.1520/B0687-99

    ASTM International is a member of CrossRef.


    Citing ASTM Standards
    Back to Top