Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 12680-2

Founding - Ultrasonic examination - Part 2: Steel castings for highly stressed components

Status: Valid

Scope
This European Standard specifies the requirements for the ultrasonic examination of steel castings (with ferritic structure) for highly stressed components and the methods for determining internal discontinuities by the pulse echo technique. This European Standard applies to the ultrasonic examination of steel castings which have usually received a grain refining heat treatment and which have wall thicknesses up to and including 600 mm. For greater wall thicknesses, special agreements apply with respect to test procedure and recording levels. This European Standard does not apply to austenitic steels and joint welds.

Subjects

Non-destructive testing of metals


Product information

Language: English

Written by: SIS - Materialteknik

International title: Founding - Ultrasonic examination - Part 2: Steel castings for highly stressed components

Article no: STD-33629

Edition: 1

Approved: 2/7/2003

No of pages: 36