ASTM WK55935

    Revision of E381 - 01(2012) Standard Method of Macroetch Testing Steel Bars, Billets, Blooms, and Forgings

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    Active Standard: E381 - 17

    Developed by Subcommittee: E04.01 | Committee E04 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK55935

    1. Rationale

    To clarify that the C, S, R ratings per Plate I shall be done on wrought steel only so as-cast structures cannot be rated per Plate I.


    Keywords

    bars; billets; blooms; bottom-poured ingots; continuous casting; forgings; homogeneity; ingots; macroetch; macrostructure; quality control; steel; sulfur printing;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    09-09-2016

    Technical Contact:
    Michael He

    Item:
    001

    Ballot:
    E04 (17-01)

    Status:
    Ballot Item Approved as E381-2017 and Pending Publication