ASTM WK21579

    Work Item: ASTM WK21579 - Revision of A370 - 08a Standard Test Methods and Definitions for Mechanical Testing of Steel Products

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    Active Standard: A370 - 13

    Developed by Subcommittee: A01.13 | Committee A01 | Contact Staff Manager



    1. Rationale

    The figure depicting percent shear in Charpy testing could be improved for clarity. (See the figure now in E 23.) This revision will revise the figure.


    Keywords

    bend test; Brinell hardness; Charpy impact test; elongation; FATT (Fracture Appearance Transition Temperature); hardness test; portable hardness; reduction of area; Rockwell hardness; tensile strength; tension test; yield strength; Bend testing--metallic materials; Brinell hardness; Charpy impact test; Elongation--metallic materials; Forgings; Fracture appearance transition temperature (FATT); Generator materials; Hardness (indentation)--metallic materials; Impact resistance; Impact testing--Charpy; Mechanical analysis/testing; Pressure vessel steel; Railroad steel materials; Rockwell hardness; Seven-wire strand (tendon); Shipbuilding steel materials--specifications; Steel; Steel bars; Steel bolting materials; Steel chain; Steel pipe; Steel sheet; Steel sheet/strip; Steel sheet/strip/plate; Steel tube; Steel valves; Steel wire; Temperature tests--metals/alloys; Tensile properties/testing--steel; Tin mill products; Yield strength and yield point;
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    10-11-2008

    Technical Contact:
    Lester Burgess

    Item:
    058

    Ballot:
    A01 (14-01)

    Status:
    Negative Votes Need Resolution