Section 01 - Iron and Steel Products


01.01 - Steel Piping, Tubing, Fittings

Featuring standards for steel pipe that requires high-temperature service, ordinary use, and other special applications, included are specifications on steel tubes for boiler and superheater tubes, general service tubes, still tubes in refinery service, heat exchanger and condenser tubes, mechanical tubing, and structural tubing. Steel casting specifications address standard properties for valves, flanges, fittings, and other pressure containing parts for high-temperature and low-temperature service.

01.02 - Ferrous Castings; Ferroalloys

Volume 01.02 includes standards that describe the property requirements of steel castings used for general applications, structural purposes, and high-temperature and low-temperature service. It also features alloy-casting specifications for castings made of nickel and chromium alloys. Other standards detail the property and testing requirements for gray and white iron castings, cast iron pipe and fittings, and ductile iron castings. This volume also includes standards on radiographic examination of castings to be used with ASTM's standard reference radiographs.

01.03 - Steel - Plate, Sheet, Strip, Wire; Stainless Steel Bar

Under the heading of steel plate, sheet, and strip, this volume covers specifications that stress mechanical property requirements and applications. The majority of them have been adopted by the Department of Defense. Also featured are specifications that detail the properties of assorted types of steel wire and industrial sizing screens.

01.04 - Steel - Structural, Reinforcing, Pressure Vessel, Railway

This volume features specifications that fix the requirements for various types of structural steel, such as high-strength, low-alloy, rolled steel floor plates, and carbon-silicon steel plates. Some standards focus on plates and forgings used in boilers and pressure vessels, while others deal with steel for concrete reinforcement and prestressed concrete. This volume also includes specifications that set the properties for railway service rails and accessories.

01.05 - Steel - Bars, Forgings, Bearing, Chain, Tool

Specifications and test methods examine the properties of various steel bars intended for specific or general applications. Standards focus on carbon and alloy steel axles, wrought carbon steel wheels, steel tires, and carbon and alloy steel forgings for railway use. Volume 01.05 also provides standards for steel forgings and billets in assorted applications, such as pressure vessels, rotors, and general use. The remaining specifications cover steel chain, bearing steels, and tool steels.

01.06 - Coated Steel Products

This volume covers aluminum or zinc-coated steel, tin mill products, and coated steel wire. It also includes standards for chain-link, ornamental, and security fences.

01.07 - Ships and Marine Technology

This volume covers requirements for steel furniture, watertight doors, marine coatings.

01.08 - Fasteners; Rolling Element Bearings

This volume covers specifications for internally and externally threaded fasteners, and non-threaded driven fasteners. Also included are standards on rolling element bearings, establishing properties for bearings used in automotive and aerospace applications.