ASTM WK37980

    Revision of A370 - 12 Standard Test Methods and Definitions for Mechanical Testing of Steel Products

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    Active Standard: A370 - 14

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



    WK37980

    1. Rationale

    Add suggested method for determining yield strength when upper yield exceeds tensile strength. The suggested method will be consistent with that currently stated in E8.


    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:
    06-18-2012

    Technical Contact:
    Lester Burgess

    Item:
    002

    Ballot:
    A01.13 (14-01)

    Status:
    Negative Votes Need Resolution