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February 2002 Approved Standards Actions
A Committees B Committees C Committees D Committees
E Committees F Committees
B01 on Electrical Conductors

Volume 02.03, 2001
B 172-01a, Specification for Rope-Lay-Stranded Copper
Conductors Having Bunch-Stranded Members, for
Electrical Conductors
B 173-01a, Specification for Rope-Lay-Stranded Copper Conductors Having Concentric-Stranded Members, for Electrical Conductors
B 856-01a, Specification for Concentric-Lay-Stranded Aluminum Conductors, Coated Steel Supported Acss
B 857-01a, Specification for Shaped Wire Compact Concentric-Lay-Stranded Aluminum Conductors, Coated-Steel Supported Acss/tw
B 901-01, Specification for Compressed Round Stranded Aluminum Conductors Using Single Input Wire Construction

B02 on Nonferrous Metals and Alloys

Volume 02.04, 2002
B 237-01, Specification for Refined Antimony
B 511-01, Specification for Nickel-Iron-Chromium-Silicon Alloy Bars and Shapes
B 726-01, Specification for Nickel-Chromium-Molybdenum-Cobalt-Tungsten-Iron-Silicon Alloy UNS N06333 Welded Tube

Volume 02.04, 2002
B 693-91 (2001), Specification for Silver-Nickel Electrical Contact Materials
B 731-96 (2001), Specification for 60 % Palladium-40 % Silver Electrical Contact Material

B05 on Copper and Copper Alloys

Volume 02.01, 2002
B 154-01, Test Method for Mercurous Nitrate Test for Copper and Copper Alloys
B 194-01, Specification for Copper-Beryllium Alloy Plate, Sheet, Strip, and Rolled Bar
B 360-01, Specification for Hard-Drawn Copper Capillary Tube for Restrictor Applications
B 534-01, Specification for Copper-Cobalt-Beryllium Alloy and Copper-Nickel-Beryllium Alloy Plate, Sheet, Strip, and Rolled Bar

Volume 02.01, 2002
B 813-00e1, Specification for Liquid and Paste Fluxes for Soldering of Copper and Copper Alloy Tube

B10 on Reactive and Refractory Metals and Alloys

Volume 02.04, 2002
B 551/B 551M-01, Specification for Zirconium and Zirconium Alloy Strip, Sheet, and Plate
B 653/B 653M-01, Specification for Seamless and Welded Zirconium and Zirconium Alloy Welding Fittings

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