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  • BS 2874(1986) : 1986

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    SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER AND COPPER ALLOY RODS AND SECTIONS (OTHER THAN FORGING STOCK)

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  15-08-1998

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1986

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Committees responsible
    Foreword
    1 Scope
    2 Definitions
    3 Designations for material conditions
    4 Information to be supplied by the purchaser
    5 Chemical composition
    6 Tensile properties
    7 Residual stress level
    8 Resistance to dezincification (applicable to alloy
       CZ 132 only)
    9 Freedom from hydrogen embrittlement (applicable
       to copper C 103 only)
    10 Tolerances on dimensions for rods
    11 Selection of test samples
    12 Expression of results
    13 Retests
    Appendix A - Designations, nominal compositions and
                 product forms specified for alloys in
                 the BS 2870 to BS 2875 series
    Appendix B - Conversion of stress units
    Appendix C - The rounding of numbers rule
    Appendix D - Cross-references between the wrought
                 copper designations in this standard and
                 the raw material designations for
                 copper refinery shapes in BS 6017
    Appendix E - Methods for the determination of tensile
                 properties
    Appendix F - Method for the detection of residual stress
                 in copper alloys by the mercurous nitrate
                 test
    Appendix G - Method of test to establish dezincification
                 resistance of material designated
                 CZ 132
    Publications referred to

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    Defines requirements for copper and copper alloy rods and sections intended for machining and general engineering purposes (other than forging) having a diameter or thickness greater than 1.6 mm.

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    BS 5155(1984) : 1984 SPECIFICATION FOR BUTTERFLY VALVES
    BS B23(1991) : 1991 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER-ALUMINIUM-NICKEL-IRON ALLOY RODS, SECTIONS, FORGING STOCK AND FORGINGS
    BS 669-1(1989) : 1989 FLEXIBLE HOSES, END FITTINGS & SOCKETS FOR GAS BURNING APPLIANCES - SPEC. FOR STRIP-WOUND METALLIC FLEXIBLE HOSES, COVERS, END FITTINGS & SOCKETS FOR DOMESTIC APPLIANCES BURNING FAMILY GASES
    BS 2B23(2009) : 2009 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER-ALUMINIUM-NICKEL-IRON ALLOY RODS, BARS, SECTIONS, FORGING STOCK AND FORGINGS
    BS 6675(1986) : 1986 SPECIFICATION FOR SERVICING VALVES (COPPER ALLOY) FOR WATER SERVICES
    BS 2871-1(1971) : 1971 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS - TUBES - PART 1: COPPER TUBES FOR WATER, GAS AND SANITATION
    BS 2559(1994) : 1994 SPECIFICATION FOR SCREWDRIVERS AND SCREWDRIVER ACCESSORIES
    BS 1873(1975) : 1975 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL GLOBE AND GLOBE STOP AND CHECK VALVES (FLANGED AND BUTT WELDING ENDS) FOR THE PETROLEUM, PETROCHEMICAL AND ALLIED INDUSTRIES
    BS 7775(1995) : 1995 SPECIFICATION FOR PENSTOCKS
    BS 5041-4(1975) : 1975 FIRE HYDRANT SYSTEMS EQUIPMENT - SPECIFICATION FOR BOXES FOR LANDING VALVES FOR DRY RISERS
    BS 6920-2.1(2000) : 2000 SUITABILITY OF NON-METALLIC PRODUCTS FOR USE IN CONTACT WITH WATER INTENDED FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION WITH REGARD TO THEIR EFFECT ON THE QUALITY OF THE WATER - PART 2: METHODS OF TEST - SECTION 2.1: SAMPLES FOR TESTING
    BS 3A125 TO 3A[...](1981) : 1981 AEROSPACE SERIES - SPECIFICATION FOR STIFFNUTS (UNIFIED THREADS) FOR AIRCRAFT
    BS 2871-2(1972) : 1972 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS - TUBES - PART 2: TUBES FOR GENERAL PURPOSES
    BS B24(1991) : 1991 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER-TIN-PHOSPHOROUS ALLOY RODS AND SECTIONS
    BS 2875(1969) : 1969 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS - PLATE
    BS 2B24(2009) : 2009 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER-TIN-PHOSPHOROUS ALLOY RODS AND SECTIONS
    BS 542:1973 (published 1973-03) Specification for cable glands and sealing boxes for association with apparatus for use at mines and quarries
    BS MA24(1974) : 1974 SPECIFICATION FOR SHIPS' SIDE SCUTTLES
    BS 853-2:1996 (published 1996-03) Specification for vessels for use in heating systems Tubular heat exchangers and storage vessels for building and industrial services
    BS 1010-2:1973 SPECIFICATION FOR DRAW-OFF TAPS AND STOPVALVES FOR WATER SERVICES (SCREW-DOWN PATTERN) - PART 2: DRAW-OFF TAPS AND ABOVE-GROUND STOPVALVES
    BS 5395-2(1984) : 1984 STAIRS, LADDERS AND WALKWAYS - PART 2: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE DESIGN OF HELICAL AND SPIRAL STAIRS
    BS 7654(1993) : 1993 SPECIFICATION FOR SINGLE PHASE STREET LIGHTING FUSES (CUT OUTS) FOR LOW VOLTAGE PUBLIC ELECTRICITY DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS - 25 A RATING FOR HIGHWAY POWER SUPPLIES AND STREET FURNITURE
    BS 7350(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR DOUBLE REGULATING GLOBE VALVES AND FLOW MEASUREMENT DEVICES FOR HEATING AND CHILLED WATER SYSTEMS
    BS 7654(1997) : 1997 SPECIFICATION FOR SINGLE PHASE STREET LIGHTING FUSES (CUT-OUTS) FOR LOW-VOLTAGE PUBLIC ELECTRICITY DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS - 25 A RATING FOR HIGHWAY POWER SUPPLIES AND STREET FURNITURE
    BS 6283-2(1991) : 1991 SAFETY AND CONTROL DEVICES FOR USE IN HOT WATER SYSTEMS - SPECIFICATIONS FOR TEMPERATURE RELIEF VALVES FOR PRESSURES FROM 1 BAR TO 10 BAR
    BS 5041-2(1987) : 1987 FIRE HYDRANT SYSTEMS EQUIPMENT - SPECIFICATION FOR LANDING VALVES FOR DRY RISERS
    BS 7657:1993 SPECIFICATION FOR FUSES (CUT-OUTS), ANCILLARY TERMINAL BLOCKS AND INTERCONNECTING UNITS UP TO 100 A RATING, FOR POWER SUPPLIES TO BUILDINGS
    BS 5041-1(1987) : 1987 FIRE HYDRANT SYSTEMS EQUIPMENT - SPECIFICATION FOR LANDING VALVES FOR WET RISERS
    BS 8297:1995 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF NON-LOADBEARING PRECAST CONCRETE CLADDING
    BS 5433(1976) : 1976 SPECIFICATION FOR UNDERGROUND STOPVALVES FOR WATER SERVICES
    BS 6700(1997) : 1997 SPECIFICATION FOR DESIGN, INSTALLATION, TESTING AND MAINTENANCE OF SERVICES SUPPLYING WATER FOR DOMESTIC USE WITHIN BUILDINGS AND THEIR CARTILAGES
    BS 2870(1980) : 1980 SPECIFICATION FOR ROLLED COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS: SHEET, STRIP AND FOIL
    BS 864-2(1983) : 1983 CAPILLARY AND COMPRESSION TUBE FITTINGS OF COPPER AND COPPER ALLOY - PART 2: SPECIFICATION FOR CAPILLARY AND COMPRESSION FITTINGS FOR COPPER TUBES
    08/30176707 DC : DRAFT APR 2008 BS 336 - SPECIFICATION FOR FIRE HOSE COUPLINGS AND ANCILLARY EQUIPMENT
    BS 669-2(1997) : 1997 FLEXIBLE HOSES, END FITTINGS AND SOCKETS FOR GAS BURNING APPLIANCES - SPECIFICATION FOR CORRUGATED METALLIC FLEXIBLE HOSES, COVERS, END FITTINGS AND SOCKETS FOR CATERING APPLIANCES BURNING 1ST, 2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES
    BS 3905(1995) : 1995 SPECIFICATION FOR 3.8/6.6 KV, 300 A BOLTED FLAMEPROOF CABLE COUPLERS AND ADAPTORS, FOR USE IN COAL MINES
    BS 853-1(1996) : 1996 SPECIFICATION FOR VESSELS FOR USE IN HEATING SYSTEMS - CALORIFIERS AND STORAGE VESSELS FOR CENTRAL HEATING AND HOT WATER SUPPLY
    BS 2871-3(1972) : 1972 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS TUBES - PART 3: TUBES FOR HEAT EXCHANGERS
    BS 7361-1(1991) : 1991 CATHODIC PROTECTION - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR LAND AND MARINE APPLICATIONS
    BS 3454(1995) : 1995 SPECIFICATION FOR 1.9/3.3 kV. 300 A BOLTED FLAMEPROOF CABLE COUPLERS AND ADAPTORS (INCLUDING 380/660 V AND 640/1100 V, 300 A ADAPTORS) FOR USE IN COAL MINES
    BS 1212-4:1991 FLOAT OPERATED VALVES - PART 4: SPECIFICATION FOR COMPACT TYPE FLOAT OPERATED VALVES FOR WC FLUSHING CISTERNS (INCLUDING FLOATS)
    BS 336(1989) : 1989 SPECIFICATION FOR FIRE HOSE COUPLINGS AND ANCILLARY EQUIPMENT
    BS 7838(1996) : 1996 SPECIFICATION FOR CORRUGATED STAINLESS STEEL SEMI-RIGID PIPE AND ASSOCIATED FITTINGS FOR LOW-PRESSURE GAS PIPEWORK OF UP TO DN 50
    BS 7019:1989 (published 1989-08) Specification for fully screened 400 A bolted flameproof cable couplers and adaptors for use on systems up to and including 6.6 kV, primarily for use in mines
    BS 5041-5(1974) : 1974 FIRE HYDRANT SYSTEMS EQUIPMENT - SPECIFICATION FOR BOXES FOR FOAM INLETS AND DRY RISER INLETS
    BS 6017(1981) : 1981 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER REFINERY SHAPES
    BS 5885-1(1988) : 1988 AUTOMATIC GAS BURNERS - SPECIFICATION FOR BURNERS WITH INPUT RATING 60 KW AND ABOVE
    BS 7327-1(1990) : 1990 SMALL FIXED FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - SPECIFICATION FOR SMALL FIXED HALON FIRE EXTINGUISHERS
    BS 1101:1977 SPECIFICATION FOR PRESSURE CONTAINERS FOR PAINT AND OTHER SIMILAR SUBSTANCES
    BS 6283-4(1991) : 1991 SAFETY AND CONTROL DEVICES FOR USE IN HOT WATER SYSTEMS - SPECIFICATION FOR DROP-TIGHT PRESSURE REDUCING VALVES OF NOMINAL SIZE UP TO AND INCLUDING DN 50 FOR SUPPLY PRESSURES UP TO AND INCLUDING 12 BAR
    BS 1414(1975) : 1975 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL WEDGE GATE VALVES (FLANGED AND BUTT WELDING ENDS) FOR THE PETROLEUM, PETROCHEMICAL AND ALLIED INDUSTRIES
    BS 3572(1986) : 1986 SPECIFICATION FOR ACCESS FITTINGS FOR CHIMNEYS AND OTHER HIGH STRUCTURES IN CONCRETE OR BRICK WORK
    BS PD5500(2003) : 2003 SPECIFICATION FOR UNFIRED FUSION WELDED PRESSURE VESSELS
    BS 5350-A2(1990) : 1990 METHODS OF TEST FOR ADHESIVES - GUIDE TO THE SELECTION OF ADHEREND MATERIALS
    BS 1212-1(1990) : 1990 FLOAT OPERATED VALVES - SPECIFICATION FOR PISTON TYPE FLOAT OPERATED VALVES (COPPER ALLOY BODY (EXCLUDING FLOATS)
    BS 5386-3(1980) : 1980 SPECIFICATION FOR GAS BURNING APPLIANCES - PART 3: DOMESTIC COOKING APPLIANCES BURNING GAS
    BS 2767(1991) : 1991 SPECIFICATION FOR MANUALLY OPERATED COPPER ALLOY VALVES FOR RADIATORS
    BS 669-2(1995) : 1995 FLEXIBLE HOSES, END FITTINGS AND SOCKETS FOR GAS BURNING APPLIANCES - SPECIFICATION FOR CORRUGATED METALLIC FLEXIBLE HOSES, COVERS, END FITTINGS AND SOCKETS FOR CATERING APPLIANCES BURNING 1ST, 2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES
    BS 5154(1991) : 1991 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER ALLOY GLOBE, GLOBE STOP AND CHECK, CHECK AND GATE VALVES
    BS 3214(1974) : 1974 SPECIFICATION FOR LOCKING CONNECTORS FOR BATTERY OPERATED VEHICLES (320 AMPERE RATING)
    DEFSTAN 02-838(PT2)/1(2000) : 2000 REQUIREMENTS FOR PHOSPHOR BRONZE - PART 2: WROUGHT BAR STOCK
    BS 853(1990) : 1990 AMD 8979 SPECIFICATION FOR VESSELS FOR USE IN HEATING SYSTEMS - CALORIFIERS AND STORAGE VESSELS FOR CENTRAL HEATING AND HOT WATER SUPPLY
    BS 2873(1969) : 1969 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS - WIRE
    BS 8298(1994) : 1994 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF NATURAL STONE CLADDING AND LINING
    BS PD5500(2018) : 2018 SPECIFICATION FOR UNFIRED FUSION WELDED PRESSURE VESSELS
    DEFSTAN 05-50(PT37)/1(1991) : 1991 METHODS FOR TESTING FUELS, LUBRICANTS AND ASSOCIATED PRODUCTS - PART 37: THE ASSESSMENT OF THE ABRASIVENESS OF MOLYBDENUM DISULPHIDE POWDERS
    BS 6956-5(1992) : 1992 JOINTING MATERIALS AND COMPOUNDS - SPECIFICATION FOR JOINTING COMPOUNDS FOR USE WITH WATER, LOW PRESSURE SATURATED STEAM, 1ST FAMILY GASES (EXCLUDING COAL GAS) AND 2ND FAMILY GASES
    BS 1868(1975) : 1975 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL CHECK VALVES (FLANGED AND BUTT-WELDING ENDS) FOR THE PETROLEUM, PETROCHEMICAL AND ALLIED INDUSTRIES
    BS PD5500(2006) : 2006 SPECIFICATION FOR UNFIRED FUSION WELDED PRESSURE VESSELS
    BS 7430(2011) : 2011 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PROTECTIVE EARTHING OF ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS
    BS PD5500(2009) : 2009 SPECIFICATION FOR UNFIRED FUSION WELDED PRESSURE VESSELS
    BS PD5500(2015) : 2015 SPECIFICATION FOR UNFIRED FUSION WELDED PRESSURE VESSELS
    BS PD5500(2012) : 2012 SPECIFICATION FOR UNFIRED FUSION WELDED PRESSURE VESSELS
    DEFSTAN 02-749(PT2)/1(2000) : 2000 REQUIREMENTS FOR ALUMINIUM-NICKEL-SILICON-BRASS - PART 2: FORGINGS, FORGING STOCK, RODS AND SECTIONS
    DEFSTAN 02-835/1(2000) : 2000 REQUIREMENTS FOR HIGH STRENGTH COPPER NICKEL MANGANESE ALLOY FORGINGS, FORGING STOCK RODS AND SECTIONS
    BS 6920-2.1(1996) : 1996 SUITABILITY OF NON-METALLIC PRODUCTS FOR USE IN CONTACT WITH WATER INTENDED FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION WITH REGARD TO THEIR EFFECT ON THE QUALITY OF THE WATER - METHODS OF TEST - SAMPLES FOR TESTING
    BS 1212-2(1990) : 1990 FLOAT OPERATED VALVES - PART 2: SPECIFICATION FOR DIAPHRAGM TYPE FLOAT OPERATED VALVES (COPPER ALLOY BODY) (EXCLUDING FLOATS)
    BS 1212-3(1990) : 1990 FLOAT OPERATED VALVES - PART 3: SPECIFICATION FOR DIAPHRAGM TYPE FLOAT OPERATED VALVES (PLASTICS BODIED) FOR COLD WATER SERVICES ONLY (EXCLUDING FLOATS)
    BS 5395-3(1985) : 1985 STAIRS, LADDERS AND WALKWAYS - PART 3: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE DESIGN OF INDUSTRIAL TYPE STAIRS, PERMANENT LADDERS AND WALKWAYS
    BS 2456(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR FLOATS (PLASTICS) FOR FLOAT OPERATED VALVES FOR COLD WATER SERVICES
    I.S. 325-2:1995 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR USE OF MASONRY - PART 2: MASONRY CONSTRUCTION
    BS 6651(1999) : 1999 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PROTECTION OF STRUCTURES AGAINST LIGHTNING
    BS 669-1:1989 (published 1990-01) Flexible hoses, end fittings and sockets for gas burning appliances Specification for strip-wound metallic flexible hoses, covers, end fittings and sockets for domestic appliances burning 1st and 2nd family gases
    BS 7430(2011) : 2011 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PROTECTIVE EARTHING OF ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS
    BS 3905:1995 (published 1995-11) Specification for 3.8/6.6 kV, 300 A bolted flameproof cable couplers and adaptors, for use in coal mines.
    BS 853(1990) : 1990 AMD 8979 SPECIFICATION FOR VESSELS FOR USE IN HEATING SYSTEMS - CALORIFIERS AND STORAGE VESSELS FOR CENTRAL HEATING AND HOT WATER SUPPLY
    BS 8298:1994 (published 1995-01) Code of practice for design and installation of natural stone cladding and lining
    BS 3454:1995 (published 1995-11) Specification for 1.9/3.3 kV, 300 A bolted flameproof cable couplers and adaptors (including 380/660 V and 640/1100 V, 300 A adaptors) for use in coal mines
    BS 853-1(1996) : 1996 SPECIFICATION FOR VESSELS FOR USE IN HEATING SYSTEMS - CALORIFIERS AND STORAGE VESSELS FOR CENTRAL HEATING AND HOT WATER SUPPLY
    BS 1873:1975 SPECIFICATION FOR STEEL GLOBE AND GLOBE STOP AND CHECK VALVES (FLANGED AND BUTT WELDING ENDS) FOR THE PETROLEUM, PETROCHEMICAL AND ALLIED INDUSTRIES
    BS 2456:1990 SPECIFICATION FOR FLOATS (PLASTICS) FOR FLOAT OPERATED VALVES FOR COLD WATER SERVICES

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

    BS 2872(1989) : 1989 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER AND COPPER ALLOY FORGING STOCK AND FORGINGS
    BS 6017(1981) : 1981 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER REFINERY SHAPES
    BS 2875(1969) : 1969 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS - PLATE
    BS 2873(1969) : 1969 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS - WIRE
    BS 1433(1970) : 1970 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER FOR ELECTRICAL PURPOSES - ROD AND BAR
    BS 2870(1980) : 1980 SPECIFICATION FOR ROLLED COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS: SHEET, STRIP AND FOIL
    BS 5899(1980) : 1980 METHOD FOR HYDROGEN EMBRITTLEMENT TEST FOR COPPER
    BS 350(2004) : 2004 CONVERSION FACTORS FOR UNITS
    BS 1957:1953 PRESENTATION OF NUMERICAL VALUES (FINENESS OF EXPRESSION; ROUNDING OF NUMBERS)
    BS 18(1987) : 1987 METHOD FOR TENSILE TESTING OF METALS (INCLUDING AEROSPACE MATERIALS)
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