ASTM WK44746

    Work Item: ASTM WK44746 - Revision of F879 - 12 Standard Specification for Stainless Steel Socket Button and Flat Countersunk Head Cap Screws

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    Active Standard: F879 - 12

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

    1. Rationale

    Copper has been widely used in austenitic stainless steel fasteners to reduce work hardening during cold forming. The ballot is proposing additional chemistries to Group 1 which is currently being used to produce this type of product.


    corrosion resistant; stainless steel; socket button head cap screws; socket flat countersunk head cap screws;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Kevin Menke

    Draft Under Development