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    Copper and copper alloys - Rolled flat products (Reconfirmed 2018)

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  05-12-1997

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    1 - AS 1566-1997 COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS - ROLLED FLAT PRODUCTS
    4 - PREFACE
    5 - CONTENTS
    6 - 1 SCOPE
    6 - 2 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
    6 - 3 DEFINITIONS
    6 - 3.1 Foil
    6 - 3.2 Hot-rolled finish
    6 - 3.3 Plate
    6 - 3.4 Rolled bar
    6 - 3.5 Sheet
    6 - 3.6 Strip
    7 - 4 DESIGNATION
    7 - 4.1 General
    7 - 4.2 Alloy designation
    7 - 4.3 Temper designation
    7 - 5 PROCESS OF MANUFACTURE
    7 - 6 TEMPER OF MATERIAL
    7 - 7 CHEMICAL COMPOSITION
    7 - 7.1 General
    7 - 7.2 Chemical analysis
    8 - 8 FREEDOM FROM DEFECTS
    8 - 9 MECHANICAL PROPERTIES
    8 - 9.1 Selection of test samples
    8 - 9.2 Tensile test
    9 - 9.3 Hardness test
    9 - 9.4 Bend test (applicable to sheet and strip in the rolled tempers)
    9 - 10 GRAIN SIZE
    9 - 11 ELECTRICAL RESISTIVITY (APPLICABLE TO C11000 AND C12200)
    9 - 12 HYDROGEN EMBRITTLEMENT SUSCEPTIBILITY (APPLICABLE TO C12200)
    9 - 13 MANUFACTURING TOLERANCES
    10 - 14 RETESTS
    10 - 14.1 General
    10 - 14.2 Plate and rolled bar
    10 - 14.3 Sheet, strip and foil
    10 - 15 ROUNDING OF TEST RESULT VALUES
    10 - 16 MARKING
    21 - APPENDIX A - PURCHASING GUIDELINES
    21 - A1 GENERAL
    21 - A2 INFORMATION TO BE SUPPLIED BY THE PURCHASER
    22 - APPENDIX B - RELATED COMPOSITION DESIGNATIONS

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    Specifies requirements for copper and copper alloy plate, rolled bar, sheet, strip and foil for general engineering purposes. It also specifies requirements for copper for electrical purposes (alloys C11000 and C12200) and for automotive radiators (alloy C14410). Chemical composition, mechanical properties and manufacturing tolerances are specified, and appendices give purchasing guidelines and information on related composition specifications.

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    This Standard specifies requirements for copper and copper alloy plate, rolled bar, sheet, strip and foil for general engineering purposes. It also specifies requirements for copper for electrical purposes (alloys C11000 and C12200) and automotive radiators (alloy C14410).NOTE: Advice and recommendations on information to be supplied at the time of inquiry or order are contained in the purchasing guidelines set out in Appendix A.

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    Committee MT/2
    Document Type Standard
    Product Note Reconfirmed 14/09/2018.
    This standard has been reconfirmed in Australia in 2018 and remains current in New Zealand. Reconfirmation Notice 14/09/2018
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Current
    Supersedes

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    First published in part as part of AS E8-1925.
    AS H5 first published 1936.
    AS H6 first published 1936.
    AS H7 first published 1936.
    AS B21 first published 1939.
    AS B21-1939 and AS E8-1925 revised, amalgamated and redesignated AS H60-1952.
    AS H17 first published 1953 (being endorsement of BS 899-1952 with amendments).
    Second edition AS H5-1968 (being endorsement of BS 265-1963 without amendment).
    Second edition AS H6-1968 (being endorsement of BS 266-1963 without amendment).
    Second edition AS H7-1968 (being endorsement of BS 267-1963 without amendment).
    AS H68 first published 1968 (being endorsement of BS 711-1963 without amendment).
    AS H69 first published 1968 (being endorsement of BS 712-1963 without amendment).
    AS H70 first published 1968 (being endorsement of BS 713-1963 without amendment).
    AS H74 first published 1968 (being endorsement of BS 374-1963 without amendment).
    AS H75 first published 1968 (being endorsement of BS 407-1963 without amendment).
    AS H76 first published 1968 (being endorsement of BS 409-1964 without amendment).
    AS H77 first published 1968 (being endorsement of BS 790-1963 without amendment).
    AS H83 first published 1968 (being endorsement of BS 1824-1963 without amendment).
    AS H5-1968, AS H6-1968, AS H7-1968, AS H17-1953, AS H60-1952, AS H68-1968, AS H69-1968, AS H70-1968, AS H74-1968, AS H75-1968, AS H76-1968, AS H77-1968 and AS H83-1968 revised, amalgamated and redesignated AS 1566-1974.
    Second edition 1985.
    Third edition 1997.
    Reconfirmed 2018. Originated in part as part of AS E8-1925. Previous edition AS 1566-1985. Third edition 1997.

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    AS 1391-2007 Metallic materials - Tensile testing at ambient temperature
    AS 2505.1-1981 Methods for bend and related testing of metals Sheet, strip and plate
    AS 2706-2003 Numerical values - Rounding and interpretation of limiting values (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 2338-2004 Preferred dimensions of wrought metal products
    AS 2706-1984 Numerical values - Rounding and interpretation of limiting values
    AS 2338-1980 Preferred dimensions of wrought metal products
    AS 1696.1-1987 Copper Determination of phosphorus - Spectrophotometric method
    AS 1391-1991 Methods for tensile testing of metals
    AS 2505.1-2004 Metallic materials Sheet, strip and plate - Bend tests
    AS 2614-1998 Copper and copper alloys - Sampling for chemical and spectrochemical analysis, and physical testing (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 1817-1991 Metallic materials - Vickers hardness test
    AS 1733-1976 Methods for the determination of grain size in metals (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 1515.1-1994 Copper alloys Determination of lead in copper alloys (flame atomic absorption spectrometric method) (Reconfirmed 2016)

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    AS 1056.2-1985 Storage water heaters - Specific requirements for water heaters with single shells
    AS/NZS 2904:1995 Damp-proof courses and flashings
    AS/NZS 1768:2007 Lightning protection
    AS 1768-1991 Lightning protection
    AS 1682.1-1990 Fire dampers Specification
    AS/NZS 4692.1:2005 Electric water heaters Energy consumption, performance and general requirements (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS/NZS 3500.4.2:1997 National Plumbing and Drainage Hot water supply systems - Acceptable solutions
    AS/NZS 3500.4:2003 Plumbing and drainage Heated water services
    AS/NZS 3500.2:2003 Plumbing and drainage Sanitary plumbing and drainage
    AS/NZS 3500.2.2:1996 National plumbing and drainage Sanitary plumbing and drainage - Acceptable solutions
    AS 1562.1:2018 Design and installation of metal roof and wall cladding Metal
    AS 4041-2006 Pressure piping (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 3500.1-1992 National Plumbing and Drainage Code - Water supply
    AS 4041-1992 Pressure piping
    AS 3740-2010 Waterproofing of domestic wet areas
    AS 1321.2-1975 Methods for the sampling and testing of adhesives Corrosive effect of set adhesives on metals
    AS 3740-2004 Waterproofing of wet areas within residential buildings
    AS 1361-1995 Electric heat-exchange water heaters - For domestic applications (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 4285:2019 Rooflights
    ATS 5200.026-2004 Technical Specification for plumbing and drainage products - Cold water storage tanks
    AS 2712-1993 Solar water heaters - Design and construction
    AS 2437-1987 Flusher/sanitizers for bed pans and urine bottles
    AS/NZS 3500.5:2000 National Plumbing and Drainage - Domestic installations
    AS 3500.4-1994 National Plumbing and Drainage Code Hot water supply systems
    AS 1210-1997 Pressure vessels
    AS 1562.1-1992 Design and installation of sheet roof and wall cladding Metal (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS/NZS 3500.1:2003 Plumbing and drainage Water services
    AS 2738-2000 Copper and copper alloys - Compositions and designations of refinery products, wrought products, ingots and castings (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 2345-2006 Dezincification resistance of copper alloys
    AS/NZS 2179.1:1994 Specifications for rainwater goods, accessories and fasteners Metal shape or sheet rainwater goods, and metal accessories and fasteners
    AS/NZS 2785:2000 Suspended ceilings - Design and installation
    AS 4285-1995 Skylights
    AS 4285-2007 Skylights
    AS/NZS 1768(INT):2003 Lightning protection
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