Active Standard: A372 / A372M - 13
Confusion exists in language concerning test specimen orientation. Transverse in paragraph 6.3.2 on bend testing conflicts with oriented parallel to the longitudinal axis in paragraph 188.8.131.52. The purpose of this item is to clarify that section 6.4 deals with test specimens other than bend tests.
Keywordsalloy steel forgings; carbon steel forgings; gas bottles; pressure vessels; thin wall ;
Ballot Item Approved as A372/A372M-2013 and Pending Publication