BS 2470:1973 - Specification for hexagon socket screws and wrench keys. Inch series

BS 2470:1973

Specification for hexagon socket screws and wrench keys. Inch series

Status : Current, Proposed for withdrawal   Published : June 1973



Specifies dimensions, tolerances and general requirements for cap screws, countersunk-head screws, button-head screws and shoulder screws (stripper bolts) and set screws, also their mechanical properties and nominal length increments. Dimensions and requirements for wrench keys are also given.

Standard NumberBS 2470:1973
TitleSpecification for hexagon socket screws and wrench keys. Inch series
StatusCurrent, Proposed for withdrawal
Publication Date15 June 1973
Confirm Date01 July 2017
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
Amended ByAMD 4127
DescriptorsSocket wrenches, Whitworth screw threads, External-thread fasteners, Mechanical properties of materials, Length, British Association screw threads, Alloy steels, Set screws, Diameter, Hexagonal shape, Hand tools, Screws (bolts), Unified screw threads, BSF screw threads, Imperial system, Threaded fasteners, Socket-head fasteners, Size, Countersunk fasteners, Wrenches, Dimensions, G-series screw threads, Cap-head fasteners
Title in FrenchVis a tete creuse et cles males hexagonales. Specification. Serie en pouces
Title in GermanSechskantinbusschrauben und -schluessel. Spezifikation in Zoll
ISBN0 580 07139 1
File Size682 KB
Notes This standard has been proposed for withdrawal as the standard is not widely used.

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