ASTM WK39178

    Work Item: ASTM WK39178 - New Practice for Using Hand Calipers to Measure the Width of Steel Sheet

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    1. Scope

    This practice defines procedures for measuring the width of nonmetallic and metallic-coated steel sheet. Width is a significant quality characteristic of steel sheet products. The ability to accurately measure width using hand calipers is critical in determining if product meets specifications. The methods described are designed and intended for use in both laboratory and mill situations and their environments.


    width, width measurement

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Herbert Koch


    A05 (13-03)

    Ballot Item Approved as A1087-2013 and Pending Publication