ASTM WK57923

    Revision of A370 - 17 Standard Test Methods and Definitions for Mechanical Testing of Steel Products

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    Active Standard: A370 - 19e1

    Developed by Subcommittee: A01.13 | Committee A01 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK57923


    Keywords

    bend test; Brinell hardness; Charpy impact test; elongation; FATT (Fracture Appearance Transition Temperature); hardness test; Izod impact test; portable hardness; reduction of area; Rockwell hardness; tensile strength; tension test; yield strength;;

    Rationale

    A01.13 received a request from A01.22 to consider revising Annex 8 on rounding, Upon review, it does appear that there is a need for revision because the application of E29 on rounding versus the requirement stated in Annex 8 has caused some question as to which prevails. The revision is intended to make the requirements clear regarding how these Annex 8 requirements apply to product specifications in general.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    02-20-2017

    Technical Contact:
    Lester Burgess

    Item:
    003

    Ballot:
    COS (19-06)

    Status:
    Ballot Item Approved as A370-2019 and Pending Publication