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  • BS 2493(1985) : 1985

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    SPECIFICATION FOR LOW ALLOY STEEL ELECTRODES FOR MANUAL METAL ARC WELDING

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  15-12-1997

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1985

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Committees responsible
    Specification
    1 Scope
    2 Information to be supplied by the purchaser
    3 Classification
    4 Dimensions and tolerances
    5 Covering
    6 Electrode identification
    7 Initial tests
    8 Quality control
    9 Retests
    10 Packing, storage and marking
    Appendices
    A Method for the determination of diffusible hydrogen
        content
    B Methods of test
    C Suggested method of preparing etched specimens
    D Safety references
    Tables
    1 Tests required
    2 Composition of deposited weld metal
    3 Mechanical properties
    4 Dimensions of all-weld test piece and all-weld
        tensile test specimen
    5 Pre-heating and interpass temperatures and post-weld
        tempering conditions
    Figures
    1 Jig and test piece assembly for hydrogen sampling of
        weld deposits
    2 Diffusible hydrogen collecting apparatus
    3 All-weld test piece and all-weld tensile and impact
        test specimens
    4 Longitudinal bend test piece
    5 Longitudinal bend test specimen

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    Gives requirements for a range of low alloy steel electrodes of the molybdenum, chromium molybdenum, nickel, manganese molybdenum and high strength types, for manual metal arc welding. Covers classification, dimensions and tolerances, covering, electrode identification, initial tests, quality control, retests, and packing, storage and marking.

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    Committee WEE/39
    Development Note Appendix A is replaced by BS 6693: Part 2: 1986
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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

    BS 2633(1987) : 1987 SPECIFICATION FOR CLASS 1 ARC WELDING OF FERRITIC STEEL PIPEWORK FOR CARRYING FLUIDS
    BS 3604-2(1991) : 1991 STEEL PIPES AND TUBES FOR PRESSURE PURPOSES: FERRITIC ALLOY STEEL WITH SPECIFIED ELEVATED TEMPERATURE PROPERTIES - SPECIFICATION FOR LONGITUDINALLY ARC WELDED TUBES
    BS 4570(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR FUSION WELDING OF STEEL CASTINGS
    BS 4871-3(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR APPROVAL TESTING OF WELDERS WORKING TO APPROVED WELDING PROCEDURES - ARC WELDING OF TUBE TO TUBE PLATE JOINTS IN METALLIC MATERIALS

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    BS 131-2(1972) : 1972 METHODS FOR NOTCHED BAR TESTS - THE CHARPY V-NOTCH IMPACT TEST ON METALS
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