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  • BS 1474:1987

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    Specification for wrought aluminium and aluminium alloys for general engineering purposes: bars, extruded round tubes and sections

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  15-06-2001

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  23-12-1987

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Committees responsible
    Foreword
    1 Scope
    2 Definitions
    3 General requirements
    4 Chemical composition
    5 Tempers
    6 Mechanical properties
    7 Tolerances on dimensions
    8 Freedom from defects
    9 Selection and preparation of test samples
    10 Test methods
    11 Retests
    12 Certificate of conformity
    Appendix A - Information to be supplied by the purchaser
    Appendix B - Details of the international alloy designations
                 and chemical composition limits for wrought
                 aluminium alloys
    Appendix C - Alloy and temper designation cross-references
    Appendix E - The rounding of numbers rule
    List of references

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    Chemical composition, mechanical properties, dimensional tolerances, selection of test samples and test methods for bars, solid sections, extruded round tube and hollow sections in two grades of aluminium and 10 aluminium alloys in various tempers.

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

    BS 1139-1(1982) : 1982 METAL SCAFFOLDING - SPECIFICATION FOR TUBES FOR USE IN SCAFFOLDING
    BS 4300-4(1973) : 1973 WROUGHT ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES (SUPPLEMENTARY SERIES) - 6464 SOLID EXTRUDED BARS AND SECTIONS SUITABLE FOR BRIGHT TRIM/REFLECTOR APPLICATIONS
    BS EN 515:2017 Aluminium and aluminium alloys. Wrought products. Temper designations
    ISO 2107:2007 Aluminium and aluminium alloys Wrought products Temper designations
    BS 1470:1987 SPECIFICATION FOR WROUGHT ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES: PLATE, SHEET AND STRIP
    BS EN 10002-1:2001 Tensile testing of metallic materials Method of test at ambient temperature
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