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AS 1450-2007


Steel tubes for mechanical purposes

Specifies the requirements for the production and supply of carbon and carbon-manganese steel tubes of round, square, rectangular or other non-circular cross-section produced by either cold-forming or hot-forming, and intended for use in mechanical applications.
Published: 09/10/2007
Pages: 13
Table of contents
Cited references
Content history
Table of contents
About this publication
1 Scope
2 Referenced documents
3 Definitions
4 Grade designation
5 Steel requirements
5.1 Steelmaking process
5.2 Chemical composition
5.2.1 General
5.2.2 Cast analysis
6 Freedom from defects
7 Removal of surface defects
8 Removal of upset
9 Manufacturing tolerances
9.1 Length
9.2 Cross-section
9.2.1 Circular tube
9.2.2 Rectangular or square tube
9.3 Thickness
9.4 Straightness
9.5 Twist (Non-circular sections)
10 Mechanical properties
10.1 Tensile test
10.2 Cold flattening test
11 Sampling for mechanical properties
11.1 General
11.2 Position of test specimens
11.2.1 Tensile test
11.2.2 Cold flattening test
11.3 Orientation of test specimens
11.3.1 Tensile test
11.3.2 Cold flattening test
12 Preparation of test pieces for mechanical testing
12.1 General
12.2 Tensile test piece
12.2.1 Form of test piece
12.2.2 Circular tube
12.2.3 Non-circular tube
12.3 Cold flattening test piece
13 Mechanical test methods
13.1 Tensile test
13.2 Cold flattening test
14 Retests for mechanical tests
15 Identification
16 Rounding of results obtained by inspection and testing
16.1 General
16.2 Tensile properties
Appendix A
A1 General
A2 Information to be supplied by the purchaser
A3 Test requirements
A3.1 Non-destructive testing
A3.2 Independent tests
A4 Certificates
A4.1 Certificates of compliance
A4.2 Test certificates
A5 Inspection
Appendix B
B1 Scope
B2 Statistical sampling
B3 Product certification
B4 Supplier’s quality management system
B5 Other means of assessment
Cited references in this standard
Conformity assessment — Guidance on a third-party certification system for products
Quality management — Quality of an organization — Guidance to achieve sustained success
Quality management systems — Requirements
Methods for the analysis of iron and steel, Part 1: Sampling iron and steel for chemical analysis
Numerical values — Rounding and interpretation of limiting values
Content history
DR 06602
AS 1450-2007 REC:2017
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