ASTM B387 - 18 - Standard Specification for Molybdenum and Molybdenum Alloy Bar, Rod, and Wire

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ASTM B387 - 18

Standard Specification for Molybdenum and Molybdenum Alloy Bar, Rod, and Wire

Status : Current   Published : July 2018



1.1 This specification covers unalloyed molybdenum and molybdenum alloy bar, rod, and wire as follows:

1.1.1  Molybdenum 360—Unalloyed vacuum arc-cast molybdenum.

1.1.2  Molybdenum 361—Unalloyed powder metallurgy molybdenum.

1.1.3  Molybdenum Alloy 363—Vacuum arc-cast molybdenum–0.5 % titanium–0.1 % zirconium (TZM) alloy.

1.1.4  Molybdenum Alloy 364—Powder metallurgy molybdenum–0.5 % titanium–0.1 % zirconium (TZM) alloy.

1.1.5  Molybdenum 365—Unalloyed vacuum arc-cast molybdenum, low carbon.

1.1.6  Molybdenum Alloy 366—Vacuum arc-cast molybdenum, 30 % tungsten alloy.

1.2 This specification covers wire no smaller than 0.020 in. (0.51 mm) in diameter or of equivalent cross-sectional area. Specification F289 covers diameters up to 0.020 in. (0.51 mm).

1.3 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.

1.4  The following precautionary caveat pertains only to the test method portions of this specification: This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

1.5  This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

Standard NumberASTM B387 - 18
TitleStandard Specification for Molybdenum and Molybdenum Alloy Bar, Rod, and Wire
Publication Date01 July 2018
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
Descriptors Molybdenum; molybdenum alloy bar; molybdenum alloy rod; molybdenum alloy wire ; molybdenum bar; molybdenum rod; molybdenum wire
File Size82 KB

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