Active Standard ASTM B752 | Developed by Subcommittee: B10.02
Book of Standards Volume: 02.04
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This specification covers zirconium and zirconium-alloy castings for general corrosion-resistant and industrial applications. Material for this specification shall be melted by conventional processes used for reactive metals. Typical methods include the consumable electrode and inductoslag melting processes. The material shall conform to the required chemical composition for zirconium, hafnium, iron, chromium, hydrogen, nitrogen, carbon, oxygen, phosphorus, tin, and niobium. Product analysis and heat treatment shall be performed on the material, and shall conform within the specified check analysis tolerances.
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1.1 This specification covers zirconium and zirconium-alloy castings for general corrosion-resistant and industrial applications.
1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
A802/A802M Practice for Steel Castings, Surface Acceptance Standards, Visual Examination
E8 Test Methods for Tension Testing of Metallic Materials
E10 Test Method for Brinell Hardness of Metallic Materials
E18 Test Methods for Rockwell Hardness of Metallic Materials
E23 Test Methods for Notched Bar Impact Testing of Metallic Materials
E94 Guide for Radiographic Examination
E165 Practice for Liquid Penetrant Examination for General Industry
E446 Reference Radiographs for Steel Castings Up to 2 in. (50.8 mm) in Thickness
ICS Number Code 77.150.10 (Aluminium products)