ASTM B706-00

    Historical Standard: ASTM B706-00 Standard Specification for Seamless Copper Alloy (UNS No. C69100) Pipe and Tube

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    ASTM B706

    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification establishes the requirements for copper alloy UNS No. C69100 seamless pipe in standard pipe sizes, both regular and extra strong, and seamless tube in straight lengths for general engineering purposes.

    1.2 Values stated in inch-pound units are the standard. SI values given in parenthesis are porvided for information only.

    1.3 The following safety hazard caveat pertains only to the test method portion, Section 16 described in this specification: This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, 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.


    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

    B193 Test Method for Resistivity of Electrical Conductor Materials

    B846 Terminology for Copper and Copper Alloys

    E8 Test Methods for Tension Testing of Metallic Materials

    E20 Practice for Particle Size Analysis of Particulate Substances in the Range of 0.2 to 75 Micrometres by Optical Microscopy

    E54 Test Methods for Chemical Analysis of Special Brasses and Bronzes

    E243 Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Examination of Copper and Copper-Alloy Tubes

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

    E478 Test Methods for Chemical Analysis of Copper Alloys


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 23.040.15 (Non-ferrous metal pipes); 77.150.30 (Copper products)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 40182000(Seamless copper tubes); 40171511(Commercial copper pipe)


    DOI: 10.1520/B0706-00

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