ASTM B296 - 03(2014)

    Standard Practice for Temper Designations of Magnesium Alloys, Cast and Wrought

    Active Standard ASTM B296 | Developed by Subcommittee: B07.04

    Book of Standards Volume: 02.02


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    Abstract

    This practice covers a system for designating the tempers of magnesium alloys, cast and wrought. The designations for temper are used for all forms of magnesium and magnesium-alloy products except ingots and are based on the sequence of basic treatments used to produce the various tempers. The temper designation follows the alloy designation, the two being separated by a dash.

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    1. Scope

    1.1 This practice covers a system for designating the tempers of magnesium alloys, cast and wrought. The designations used in ASTM specifications under the jurisdiction of Committee B07 for magnesium alloy castings and wrought products conform to this practice.2


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 77.120.20 (Magnesium and magnesium alloys)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code


    DOI: 10.1520/B0296-03R14

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