ASTM-E1685 Standard Practice for Measuring the Change in Length of Fasteners Using the Ultrasonic Pulse-Echo Technique

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Scope

1.1 This practice covers a procedure for measuring changes in length of threaded fasteners using conventional ultrasonic pulse-echo bolt-measuring instrumentation which has been properly calibrated.

1.2 This procedure is normally intended for metal bolting 6.3 mm or more in nominal diameter with effective length-to-diameter ratios of 2:1 or greater.

1.3 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.

1.4 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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

Keywords

bolts; change-in-length measurements; clamping force; fasteners; residual stress measurements; ultrasonics.; ICS Number Code 17.040.30 (Measuring instruments); 21.060.01 (Fasteners in general)

To find similar documents by ASTM Volume:

03.01 (Metals -- Mechanical Testing; Elevated and Low-Temperature Tests; Metallography)

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17.040.30 (Measuring instruments)

21.060.01 (Fasteners in general)

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Document Number

ASTM-E1685-13

Revision Level

2013 EDITION

Status

Current

Modification Type

Revision

Publication Date

Jan. 1, 2014

Document Type

Practice

Page Count

5 pages

Committee Number

E28.13