STP540: Problems in Manufacture of National Bureau of Standards Cast Metal Standard Reference Materials

    Kennedy, WR
    Spectroscopist, American Cast Iron Pipe Co., Birmingham, Ala.

    Pages: 16    Published: Jan 1973


    A description is given of problems arising during manufacture of standard reference material castings for the National Bureau of Standards. Cast iron, steel, blast furnace compositions, ductile iron, and high temperature alloys are discussed. Techniques to effect sound structure and integrity in the end-product are given.


    sampling, standards, quality control, cast iron, manufacturing

    Paper ID: STP34748S

    Committee/Subcommittee: E02.04

    DOI: 10.1520/STP34748S

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