1.1 This specification describes selected copper, copper alloy, copper-clad stainless steel (CCS), and copper-clad alloy steel (CAS) materials, sheet, and strip, in various thicknesses, for use as electrostatic or electromagnetic shielding for insulated power, control, instrumentation, and communication cables.
Note--1 See Specification B 736, for related standards for aluminum-based shielding materials.
1.2 The products covered are the following:
|Copper or Copper Alloy||Type of Products|
|C22000||copper-zinc alloy (commercial bronze)|
|C23000||copper-zinc alloy (red brass)|
|C71000||cupro-nickel 20 %|
|...||copper-clad stainless steel (CCS)|
|...||copper-clad alloy steel (CAS)|
1.3 The values stated in inch-pound units are the standard, except for temperature and grain size which are given in SI units. Values in parentheses are for information only.
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