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    Methods for destructive testing of welds in metal - Macro metallographic test for cross-section examination

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

    Superseded date:  30-06-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1997

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    1 - AS 2205.5.1-1997 METHODS FOR DESTRUCTIVE TESTING OF WELDS IN METAL - MACRO METALLOGRAPHIC TEST FOR CROSS-SECTION EXAMINATION
    1 - PREFACE
    1 - METHOD
    1 - 1 SCOPE
    1 - 2 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
    1 - 3 PRINCIPLE
    1 - 4 PREPARATION OF TEST SPECIMEN
    2 - 5 PROCEDURE
    2 - 6 REPORTING OF RESULTS
    3 - APPENDIX A - MACRO-ETCHING
    3 - A1 PREPARATION OF SURFACE FOR ETCHING
    3 - A2 ETCHING PROCEDURES
    4 - A3 ETCHANTS
    4 - A3.1 Safety precautions
    4 - A3.2 Carbon and low alloy steel
    4 - A3.3 Austenitic steels
    4 - A3.4 Aluminium and aluminium alloys
    5 - A3.5 Copper and copper alloys

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    This Standard sets out a method for macro testing of a welded joint. The test reveals the weld shape, the extent of penetration and the soundness of the welded joint.

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    Committee WD-006
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes
    Under Revision

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    Under Revision see DR 02630 CP First published as AS B301.7-1971.Revised and redesignated AS 2205.5.1-1980.Second edition 1988.Third edition 1997. First published as AS B301.7-1971. Revised and redesignated AS 2205.5.1-1980. Second edition 1988. Third edition 1997.

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

    AS 2205.6.1-1997 Methods for destructive testing of welds in metal - Weld joint hardness test
    AS 2243.2-1990 Safety in laboratories - Chemical aspects
    AS 2243.1-1990 Safety in laboratories - General
    AS 1863-1976 Coated abrasives (technical products)
    AS 2205.1-1997 Methods for destructive testing of welds in metal - General requirements for tests

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    AS/NZS 1554.3:2002 Structural steel welding - Welding of reinforcing steel
    AS/NZS 1554.1:1995 Structural steel welding Welding of steel structures
    AS 2885.2-2002 Pipelines - Gas and liquid petroleum - Welding
    AS/NZS 3992:1998 Pressure equipment - Welding and brazing qualification
    AS 2885.2-1995 Pipelines - Gas and liquid petroleum - Welding
    AS 1085.12-1999 Railway permanent way materials - Part 12: Insulated joint assemblies
    AS 1796-1993 Certification of welders and welding supervisors
    AS 4413-1996 Steel tubes - Pressure application - Flash butt welding
    AS 3992-1992 Boilers and pressure vessels - Welding and brazing qualification
    AS 1085.1-2002 Railway track material Steel rails (Reconfirmed 2013)
    AS/NZS 1553.3:1996 Covered electrodes for welding - Corrosion-resisting chromium and chromium-nickel steel electrodes
    AS 1085.15-1995 Railway permanent way material - Part 15: Aluminothermic rail welding
    AS 2205.6.1-2003 Methods for destructive testing of welds in metal Weld joint hardness test
    AS 1085.1-2000 Railway permanent way material Steel rails
    AS 1085.11-1992 Railway permanent way material - Part 11: Head-hardened rails
    AS/NZS 1553.2:1999 Covered electrodes for welding - Low and intermediate alloy steel electrodes for manual metal-arc welding of carbon steels and low and intermediate alloy steels
    AS 1554.1-1991 Structural steel welding (known as the SAA Structural Steel Welding Code) - Welding of steel structures
    AS/NZS 1554.1:2000 Structural steel welding Welding of steel structures
    AS 1665-1992 Welding of aluminium structures
    AS 1085.12-2002 Railway track material Insulated joint assemblies (Reconfirmed 2013)
    AS/NZS 1554.4:1995 Structural steel welding - Welding of high strength quenched and tempered steels
    AS 1553.3-1992 Covered electrodes for welding - Corrosion-resisting chromium and chromium-nickel steel electrodes
    AS 2205.6.1-1997 Methods for destructive testing of welds in metal - Weld joint hardness test
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