March 2000

March SN Contents

March 2000 Approved Standards Actions

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A Committees B Committees C Committees D Committees
E Committees F Committees

A01 on Steel, Stainless Steel and Related Alloys

Volume 01.02, 2000
A 1001-99, Specification for High Strength Steel Castings in Heavy Sections

Volume 01.05, 2001
A 266/A 266M-99, Specification for Carbon Steel Forgings for Pressure Vessel Components
A 418-99, Test Method for Ultrasonic Examination of Turbine and Generator Steel Rotor Forgings
A 456/A 456M-99, Specification for Magnetic Particle Examination of Large Crankshaft
A 470-99, Specification for Vacuum-Treated Carbon and Alloy Steel Forgings for Turbine Rotors and Shafts
A 503/A 503M-99, Specification for Ultrasonic Examination of Forged Crankshafts
A 579-99, Specification for Superstrength Alloy Steel Forgings
A 649/A 649M-99, Specification for Forged Steel Rolls Used for Corrugating Paper Machinery
A 700-99, Practices for Packaging, Marking, and Loading, Methods for Steel Products for Domestic Shipment
A 965/A 965M-99, Specification for Steel Forgings, Austenitic, for Pressure and High-Temperature Parts
A 982-99 (Includes change to title), Specification for Steel Forgings, Stainless, for Compressor and Turbine Airfoils

Volume 01.05, 2001
A 21-94(1999)
A 290-95(1999)
A 291-95(1999)
A 469-94a(1999)
A 471-94(1999)
A 504-93(1999)
A 508/A 508M-95(1999)
A 541/A 541M-95(1999)
A 551-94(1999)
A 561-71(1999)
A 592/A 592M-89(1999)
A 597-87(1999)
A 646-95(1999)
A 681-94(1999)
A 723/A 723M-94(1999)
A 729-93(1999)
A 730-93(1999)
A 745/A 745M-94(1999)
A 859/A 859M-95(1999)
A 909-94(1999)

A04 on Iron Castings

Volume 01.02, 2000
A 377-99, Index of Specifications for Ductile-Iron Pressure Pipe
A 518/A 518M-99, Specification for Corrosion-Resistant High-Silicon Iron Castings
A 716-99, Specification for Ductile Iron Culvert Pipe
A 746-99, Specification for Ductile Iron Gravity Sewer Pipe
A 823-99, Specification for Statically Cast Permanent Mold Gray Iron Castings

Volume 01.02, 2000
A 518M-92(1997)e1, Specification for Corrosion-Resistant High-Silicon Iron Castings [Metric]

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