ASTM WK67446

    Revision of A501 / A501M - 14 Standard Specification for Hot-Formed Welded and Seamless Carbon Steel Structural Tubing

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    Active Standard: A501 / A501M - 14

    Developed by Subcommittee: A01.09 | Committee A01 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK67446


    Keywords

    steel tube; structural steel tubing;

    Rationale

    -Increase permissible range of wall thickness in particular for round tubes -Harmonize acceptance criteria with other international standards for hot formed hollow sections (straightness, squareness, minimum permissible wall thickness, maximum limit of mass) -Alignment with ASTM A500 in respect to standard dimension tables (AISC tables are mandatory) -Modify definition of chemical composition and mechanical properties -Alignment with ASTM A618

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    03-12-2019

    Technical Contact:
    Frank Zeller

    Status:
    Draft Under Development