ASTM WK43683

    Work Item: ASTM WK43683 - Revision of F593 - 13 Standard Specification for Stainless Steel Bolts, Hex Cap Screws, and Studs

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    Active Standard: F593 - 13a

    Developed by Subcommittee: F16.04 | Committee F16 | Contact Staff Manager

    1. Rationale

    Table 3 is listing Option B which is machined specimen for the Rockwell Hardness for the Square and hex bolts and hex cap screws and Studs and other bolts that are less than 2-1/4 D for 3/4-in and less and less than 3D for larger diameters. A machined test specimen is not necesary to perform this test and this should be Option C.


    bolts; general use; hex cap screws; stainless; studs;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Kevin Menke


    F16 (13-04)

    Ballot Item Approved as F593-2013A and Pending Publication