ASTM WK43047

    Revision of B176 - 08 Standard Specification for Copper-Alloy Die Castings

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    Active Standard: B176 - 14

    Developed by Subcommittee: B05.05 | Committee B05 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    It is requested that a newly registered UNS alloy C85470 be added to B176. The alloy is intended for general, minimum lead, plumbing valve, fittings and fixture area of application and potable water systems.


    copper-alloy castings; die castings; UNS No. C85700; UNS No. C85800; UNS No. C86500; UNS No. C87800; UNS No. C99700; UNS No. C99750; Die casting copper alloys--specifications; UNS C85700 (cast leaded yellow brass); UNS C85800 (cast leaded yellow brass); UNS C86500 (cast manganese bronze); UNS C87800 (cast silicon bronze); UNS C99700 (cast copper alloy); UNS C99750 (cast copper alloy); Brass castings; Copper alloy castings--specifications; ICS Number Code 9750
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Robert Solbach


    B05 (14-01)

    Ballot Item Approved as B176-2014 and Pending Publication