Developed by Subcommittee: A01.03
WITHDRAWN, REPLACED BY A510/A510M
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This specification covers general requirements for alloy steel rods and uncoated coarse round alloy wire in coils that are not required to meet hardenability band limits. Formerly under the jurisdiction of Committee A01 on Steel, Stainless Steel, and Related Alloys, this specification was withdrawn in December 2011 and replaced by Specification A510/A510M for General Requirements for Wire Rods and Coarse Round Wire, Carbon Steel, and Alloy Steel.
1.1 This specification covers general requirements for alloy steel rods and uncoated coarse round alloy wire in coils that are not required to meet hardenability band limits.
1.2 In case of conflict, the requirements in the purchase order, on the drawing, in the individual specification, and in this general specification shall prevail in the sequence named.
Note 1—This specification is the metric counterpart of Specification A752.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
A370 Test Methods and Definitions for Mechanical Testing of Steel Products
A700 Practices for Packaging, Marking, and Loading Methods for Steel Products for Shipment
A751 Test Methods, Practices, and Terminology for Chemical Analysis of Steel Products
A919 Terminology Relating to Heat Treatment of Metals
E29 Practice for Using Significant Digits in Test Data to Determine Conformance with Specifications
E112 Test Methods for Determining Average Grain Size
Military StandardMIL-STD-163 Steel Mill Products, Preparation for Shipment and Storage
Federal StandardFed.Std.No.123 Marking for Shipment (Civil Agencies)
AIAG StandardAIAGB-5 02.00 Primary Metals Identification Tag Application Standard