BS 5998:1983 - Specification for quality levels for steel valve castings

BS 5998:1983

Specification for quality levels for steel valve castings

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : August 1983



Requirements for the inspection, identification and quality levels of steel castings for the pressure containing components of valves. Specifies the integrity of the pressure containing components by conformance to specific quality requirements, appropriate records and casting identification.

Standard NumberBS 5998:1983
TitleSpecification for quality levels for steel valve castings
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date31 August 1983
Confirm Date01 May 2015
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Draft Superseded By79/73440 DC
DescriptorsSteels, Valves, Valve components, Valve bodies, Castings, Grades (quality), Quality control, Acceptance (approval), Acceptance inspection, Inspection, Butt joints, Welded joints
Title in FrenchNiveau de qualité des pièces forgées pour appareils de robinetterie en acier - spécifications
Title in GermanGuetestufen bei Gussstuecken fuer Armaturen aus Stahl
ISBN0 580 13380 X
File Size482.6 KB
NotesThis standard requires the use of specimen radiographs prepared by the American Society for Testing and Materials.

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