ASTM WK37981

    Work Item: ASTM WK37981 - Revision of F2328 - 05(2011) Standard Test Method for Determining Decarburization and Carburization in Hardened and Tempered Threaded Steel Bolts, Screws and Studs

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    Active Standard: F2328 - 05(2011)

    Developed by Subcommittee: F16.01 | Committee F16 | Contact Staff Manager

    1. Rationale

    Nuts can be adversely affected by decarbuization and carburization. This revision adds testing of nuts to the standard.


    carburization; complete decarburization; decarburization; gross decarburization; HK; HV; Knoop; microindentation; partial decarburization; tempered martensite; Vickers; Carburization; Decarburization; Threaded steel/bolts/screws/studs;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Lester Burgess

    Draft Under Development