ASTM WK37590

    Revision of B49 - 10 Standard Specification for Copper Rod Drawing Stock for Electrical Purposes

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    Active Standard: B49 - 10

    Developed by Subcommittee: B05.07 | Committee B05 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    Details are included to improve the measurement of surface oxides on rod. Additional alloys meeting the requirement of B 49 will be included in table1.


    cathode; copper redraw rod; electrical conductors; oxygen-free copper; shaving; tough-pitch copper: UNS C11000 (electrolytic tough pitch coper (ETP)); AACSR (aluminum-alloy conductors, steel reinforced); Copper electrical conductors--specifications; Copper rod/bar/shapes--specifications; Redraw rod; UNS C11040; UNS C10100 (oxygen-free copper); UNS C10200 (oxygen-free copper (OF));
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Horace Pops

    Draft Under Development