SUBSTITUTE MATERIAL (JIS, BS, DIN ) FOR ASTM SPECIFICATION
CONTENTS Section 1. Scope 2. Basis 3. Additional Requirements 4. Table 5. Table 1, Plates 6. Table 2, Pipes 7. Table 3, Tubes 8. Table 4, Forging 9. Table 5, Castings 10. Table 6, Bolts and Nuts 11. Table 7, Bars and Shapes 12 Table 8, Piping Fittings 13. Table 9, Nonferrous Materials 1. SCOPE This specification lists the Japanese Standard (JIS, JPI),British Standard (BS), and Deutshe Industrie Normen (DIN) substitutes for ASTM Specifications relating to materials for plates, pipes, tubes, forging, castings, bolts and nuts, bars and shapes, piping fittings, and nonferrous materials, in general use. 2. BASIS These substitutes are not necessarily identical to the ASTM Specifications, but are equal in terms of alloy content and have a nearly equal or higher ultimate tensile strength; exceptions to this are underlined. 3. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS The requirements of the ASTM Specifications not covered by the substitute specifications are noted in the Tables, with footnotes given on Section 4. 4. TABLE Substitute materials are shown in the following Tables 1 to 9.