ASTM-B876 Standard Specification for Borated Dispersion Strengthened Copper Plate, Sheet, Strip, and Rolled Bar for Nuclear Application (Withdrawn 2002)

ASTM-B876 - 1996 EDITION - CANCELLED
Show Complete Document History

Document Center Inc. is an authorized dealer of ASTM standards.
The following bibliographic material is provided to assist you with your purchasing decision:

Standard Specification for Borated Dispersion Strengthened Copper Plate, Sheet, Strip, and Rolled Bar for Nuclear Application (Withdrawn 2002)
ORDER

Scope

1.1 This specification establishes the requirements for plate, sheet, strip, and rolled bar copper alloy UNS No. C15815, dispersion strengthened copper (DSC), which has been modified by the addition of natural or enriched boron for absorption of neutrons.

1.1.1 The products made to this specification are under consideration for use in storage containers for spent nuclear fuel.

Note 1- Dispersion strengthened copper is thermally stable high-strength copper which retains a high percentage of its strength at elevated temperature. In addition, it does not recrystallize or soften after exposure to high temperatures almost to the melting point of copper. Since dispersion strengthened copper uses inert aluminum oxide particles to strengthen the copper matrix, the thermal conductivity of the copper is not significantly decreased.

Note 2- Borated dispersion strengthened coppers covered by this specification, because of their particular structure and specialized properties, may require special care in their fabrication and welding.

1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are the standard. SI units are provided for information only.

Keywords

Borated copper; borated dispersion strengthened copper; copper-boron; copper plate/sheet/strip/rolled bar; dispersion strengthened copper; DSC; ICS Number Code 27.120.10 (Reactor engineering); 77.150.30 (Copper products)

To find similar documents by ASTM Volume:

02.01 (Copper and Copper Alloys)

To find similar documents by classification:

27.120.10 (Reactor engineering)

77.150.30 (Copper products)

This document comes with our free Notification Service, good for the life of the document.

This document is available in Paper format.

Document Number

ASTM-B876-96

Revision Level

1996 EDITION

Status

Cancelled

Modification Type

Withdrawn

Publication Date

Sept. 10, 1996

Document Type

Specification

Page Count

4 pages

Committee Number

B05.01