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  • BS 1470(1987) : 1987

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    SPECIFICATION FOR WROUGHT ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES: PLATE, SHEET AND STRIP

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  15-04-1995

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1987

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Committees responsible
    Specification
    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 of test samples
    10 Test methods
    11 Retests
    12 Certificate of conformity
    Appendices
    A Information to be supplied by the purchaser
    B Details of the international alloy designations and
        chemical composition limits for wrought aluminium
        alloys
    C Alloy and temper designation cross-references
    D Temper designation system
    E The rounding of numbers rule
    Tables
    1 Chemical composition limits and mechanical
        properties of unalloyed aluminium plate, sheet and
        strip
    2 Chemical composition limits and mechanical
        properties of aluminium alloy plate, sheet and
        strip (non-heat-treatable)
    3 Chemical composition limits and mechanical
        properties of aluminium alloy plate, sheet and
        strip (heat-treatable)
    4 Thickness tolerances for hot and cold rolled plate,
        sheet and strip
    5 Width tolerances for hot and cold rolled plate and
        sheet
    6 Width tolerances for coiled strip
    7 Length tolerances for hot and cold rolled plate and
        sheet
    8 Squareness tolerances for plate and sheet
    9 Lateral curvature tolerances for plate and sheet
    10 Flatness tolerances (transverse arch and
        longitudinal arch)
    11 Alloy and temper designation cross-references
    Figures
    1 Lateral curvature of plate or sheet of length L
    2 Transverse arch
    3 Longitudinal arch
    4 Buckles
    5 Edge waves

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    Gives requirements for chemical composition, mechanical properties, dimensional tolerances, the selection of test samples and test methods for plate, sheet and strip made from three grades of aluminium and ten aluminium alloys in various tempers and conditions.

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    ISO 6361-4:2014 Wrought aluminium and aluminium alloys Sheets, strips and plates Part 4: Sheets and plates: Tolerances on shape and dimensions
    ISO 2107:2007 Aluminium and aluminium alloys Wrought products Temper designations
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