The ASTM A480 specification covers a group of general requirements that, unless otherwise specified in the purchase order or in an individual specification, shall apply to rolled steel plate, sheet, and strip, under each of the following specifications issued by ASTM:
Some additional chemical requirements include carbon, manganese, phosphorous, sulfur, silicon, chromium, nickel, and molybdenum. The steel is required to undergo heat analysis, as well as chemical composition analysis. Each product is required to undergo hardness tests, using methods such as Tension or Intergranular corrosion tests. This product can be finished in either hot or cold rolled. Thicknesses can be customized between 0.002″and 3/16″.
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Please see the ASTM Site for additional information regardng this specification.