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Consolidated List of Goods Subject to Embargo for Soviet Bloc and China
ber of amendments have heen ~ade i~ the list of goods (b) Range, position and height finders, and spottina instruments
~ nwr specially designed for mUitalry purposes;
0: emba,rgo fOT the Soviet Bloc and Ohina. The complete
~~t oratin.g these revisions is set out below; this supersedes
11st I~C ~blished in the Board of Trade Journal on August 11, 1961.
(c) Aiming dewces, electrClnic, gyroscopic, acoustic and optical,
specially designed for military purposes;
(d) Bomb sights, bombing computers, gun sights and periscopes,
the list pu h f or re'a·sons 0 f
mbaro-o list relates to those goods w h·1JC, specially designed for military purposes;
~he ecuri tyare subject to eXlport licensing control to a wide (e) Television sighting units specially designed for military pur-
natton~f destinations and which. ar~ normaUy. p~ohi1?.ited for export poses, and inertial platforms;
D. ranili following countries: AlbanIa, Bulgana, ChIna, Czechoslo- (f) Components, parts, accessories, and attachments specially
designed for /the articles enumerated in sub-items (a), (b),
to . e the Eastern Zone of Germany, Hungary, North Korea, North (c), (d) and (e) above.
V~kla,. Poland, Roumania, the Soviet Union and Tibe·l M.L.6. Tanks, and vehicles speCially designed for military
Vietnam, . h ..
items have been removed from the lIst; t ese are JIg purposes, as follows:
~hreemachines (item 1002), forging hammers (item 1070) and (a) Tanks and self-propelled guns;
b~rt.ngac'l·d (item 1748). Items 1718 and 1723 (tetrafluoroethylene (b) Miltitary type armed or armoured vehicles, and vehicles fitted
d t ·fluorochlo[',oethylene) have b
P.lenc een·Incorporated JJn
. a new I·t·em, with mountings for arms;
~~54.rFour other ite~s have been added; these are. electron beam (c) Armoured railway trains;
(d) Military half tracks;
lding equipment (Item 1204), fueJ ~lls J3;nd certaIn other ipo,,:er (e) Military type recovery vehicles;
we rces (ite,m 1205), electric arc deVIces (lte,m 12.06) ~n~ gr:aV1ty (f) Gun carriers and traotors specially designed for towing artillery;
~~ers (Hem 1595). The net effect of the changes In. eXIsting lltems (g) Trailers specially designed to carry ammooition;
. t reduce. the scope of the embargo. The new Items ,and the Ch) .Amphibious and deep water furding military vehicles;
Iha~geS' in existing items are side-lined for ease of ffeference. (i) MHitary mobile repair shops specially designed to service
C The list is published f]or the general informatio:n .and gruidance
military equipment;
0) All other specially designed military vehicles;
f traders and does not itse'lf have force of Jaw; It IS not a com- (k) Pneumatic tyre casings (excluding traotor and farm implement
°le~e list of goods subject to licensing control. TraderS! should refer types) of a kind specially constructed to be bullet proof or to
fo the Export of Goods (Control) Order, 1960, as amended, and the run when deflated;
Strategic Goods (Con~rol) .Ordt?r, 1961, for the co~plete schedules (1) AY specially designed components and parts for the foregoing.
of goods which reqwre hcenS'lng. Amendments WIn be made as M.L.7. Toxicological agents, as follows:
soon as possible to these Statut0o/ Orders to take. account of the (a) Biological, chemical and radio-active materials adapted for
",e. recent changes in the emlbargo list. In the the ~xport use tin war to produce casualties in men or animals, or to
Licensing Branch will issue licences freely for those Items which are damage crops;
(b) Equipment specially designed and intended for the dissemina-
no longer embalrgoed. tion of the materials described in sub-item (a);
General) inquiries about Ithe embargo should be addressed /to the (c) Equipment specially designed and intended for defence against
Commercial Rel~tJions land Exports Depal'ltmentt, Board of Trade, the materials described in sub-item (a), and for their detection
is Horse Guards Avenue, London, S.W.l '(Telephone: Traf,aJlgar and identification;
), 8855 ExJt. 2632 or 7843), or 'to the a'ppropri~te Production Depart. (d) Components and parts specially designed for the items listed
3 ment. ApplticatJions for ex·port or ltmnshipment Ilicences should be in (b) and (c) above.
addressed ,to the Exp01'lt Licensing Branch, Board of Trade, Gavrelle M.L.S. Powdel"s, explosives amd propellants, as follows:
~ House Bunhin Ro,v, E~C.l (Telephone: Monarch 4071), from (a) Powders and liquid or solid propeIJants for the articles enumer-
whom' ful'1ther copies of the Ust miay be obtained, and of whom ated in items 3, 4 and 7;
inquiry should be m·ade in 'any case of doubt as to whdher export (b) Military high explosives;
(c) Chemical base high energy solid or liquid fuels specially made
.your licences are required. for military purposes;
worr. (d) Fuming nitric acid.
DIN Group A NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch will consider applications for
Munitions IJist licences for the export of propellants and explosives normally used
?Olt for civilian or industrial purposes or made into cartridges or charges
ithout M.L.I. Small arms and machine guns, as follows: of an exclusively civilian or industrial nature.
(a) Rifles, carbines, reviOlvers, pistols, machine pistols and M.L.9. Vessels of war, and special naval equipmenlt, as follows:
machine guns; (a) Combatant vessels or vessels designed for offensive or defensive
(b) All specially designed components ~nd par:ts theref?r.. action (surface or under-water);
NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch wIll consIder apph~at1ons for
licences to export small quantities of small arms such as nfles, shot- (b) (i) Diesel engines of 1,500 horse power and over with rotary
guns, carbines or pistols designed for sporting or ornamental purposes, speed of 700 revolutions per minute or over, specially
designed for submarines;
GElS and ammunition therefor. (ii) Electric motors specially designed for submarines, i.e., over
1,6 M.L.2. Artillery and projectors, as foNows: 1,000 horse power quick reversing type, liquid cooled and
)ndOll (a) Guns, howitzers cannon, mortars, tank destroyers, rocket totally enclosed:
launchers, miliita~y flame /throwers, recoilless rifles;
----- (b) Military smoke, gas and pyrotechnic projectors;
(c) All specially designed compone~ts and parts for the foregoIng.
(c) Magnetic, pres~ure, and acoustic underwater detection devices
specially designed for millitary purposes; specialized controls
and components thereof;
M.L.3. Ammunition and all specially designed cOlnponents and (d) Submarine and torpedo nets;
parts thereof, for the ~eapons enumerated under items 1 and 2. (e) Components, parts, accessories and attachments for the fore-
See Note to item 1 above. going, such as turrets, naval gun mounts, submarine batteries
~.L.4. Bombs, torpedoes, rockets and missiles (guided or un- and catapuLts.
guIded), as follows: M.L.tO. Aircraft and helicopters, of the piloted or pilotless types
(a) Bombs, torpedoes, grenades (including smoke grenades), smoke and aero-engines and aircraft 01" thelicooter equipment, associated
canisters, rockets, mines, missiles (guided or unguided), depth equipment and oomponents, specially designed for military purposes
ch~rges, fire bombs, incendiary bombs; and all specially as set out below:
deSigned components and parts therefor; (a) Combat aircraf.t and helicopters and other aircraft and heli-
Book (b) Apparatus and devices speciMly designed for the handling, cooters specially designed for military purposes, including
Leaf control, activation, launching, laying, sweeping, discharging, mUitary reconnaissance, assault, mil1il1:ary training and logistic
Ilets, detonation or detection of ~tems enumerated in sub-item (a); support, and. all aircraft and helicopters hav!ing special struc-
(c) MIhtary
an.d. all specially designed components and parts therefor; tural features such as multiple hatches, special doors. ramps,
D., fuel thickeners specially formulated for the purpose
of producing materials which, when added to petroleum pro-
reinforced floors and the like, for transporting and airdropoing
;t~oops, military equipment and suppldes; aero-engines specially
ducts, provide a gel-type incendiary material for use in de~igned or adaoted for use with such aircraft ano hel:icooters.
bombs, projectiles, flame throwers or other implements of war. wi,th the exception of aero-engines excepted under item 1460 Cb)
~L~~ Fire control equipment and range finders. as follows: (Group G); and compon.ent parts thereof;
Ir.e control, gun laying, night sighting, missile tracking and (Continued on next page)
gUIdance equipment;
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(b) Airborne equipmen!t, including aiflborne refuelling equiptnent, (b) Electrical, magnetic or electronic equipment or c
specially designed for use with the aircraft and helicopters specially designed for operation continuously or 3·mponents
and the en~nes of the types of aircraft and helicopters covered ousJr at amb.ient temperatu~es below - 130 Centi ra1SC?ntinu-

by sub-item (a) and component parts thereof; (c) SpecIally desIgned accessones, sub-assemblies pa~ de,
(c) Pressure refuellers, pressure refuelling equipment, equipment ponents for sub-items (a) and (b). ' or COlll-
specially designed to facilitate operations in confined areas
and ground equipment not elsewhere specified, developed
specially for aircraft and helicopters, aircraf,t and helicopter
engines and balloons covered by sub-items (a) and (e); Group B
(d) Pressurized breathing equipment and par.tial pressure suits for
use in aircraft and heLicopters; anti-'G' suits; military crash AJtomic Energy List
helmets; parachutes used for combat personnel, cargo-dropping, A.E.1. Source (fcifltile) and fissionable materials, inclUding b t
and aircraft deoeleration; liquid oxygen converters used for limited to the following: U Dot
aircraft, helicopters and miss'iles; catapults and cartridge (a) Minerals, raw and treated (including residues and tail'
actuated devices utilized dn emergency escape of personnel which contain either uranium or thorium or any combin l~gsJ
from aircraft and helicopters; thereof, exceeding 0·05 per cent. by weight, as follows' a on
(e) Non-expansive balloons in excess of 3,000 cubic feet capaCIty. (i) Ores cOl1Jtadning uranium including pitchblende' .
M.L.11. Electronic equipment specially designed for military use; (ii) MonaZJite and monazite sands; ,
and components and parts therefor. (ilii) Ores containing thorium including urano-thorianite·
M.L.12. Photographic equipment, as follows: (b) Natural uranium, unwrought. or wrou~ht, inclUding alioys and
(a) (i) Air reconnaissance cameras and associated equipment compounds of natural uranJIum, hawng an uranium conte t
designed and used for military purposes; exceeding 0·05 per cent., excepting medicinals. n
(ii) Film processing and printing machines designed and used (c) Uran.ium 233, alloys (,.ontaining uranium 233 a~d compounds of
for military purposes; ura'Ollum 233;
(b) Other cameras and other devices recording on film speciaUy (d) Ur~nium .enrich.ed in the i'sO'tope 235, alloys containing uranium
desi~ned and used for military purposes, and specialized ~nnche~ a.n the Isotope 235, and compounds of uranium enriched
equIpment designed to make the recorded information militarily In the Isotope 235;
useful; (e) Irradiated uraIllium containing plutonium;
(c) All speoia~ly designed components and parts for the foregoing. (f) PI.u~on~um, al~oys containing plutonium and compounds con-
M.L.13. Speoial armoured equipment, as follows: taInIng plutonIum;
(a) Armour plate; (g) Thorium, unwrought or wrought, and alloys and compounds
(b) Military helmets; containing thoriu!U, eXc1udi~g alloys containing less than 1·5
(c) Body armour and flak suits; per cent. of by weIght, and except medicinals'
(d) Components and parts specially designed for equipment in (c) (h) Irradiated thorium containing uranium 233. '
above. NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch will oonsider appHcations for
M.L.14. Specialized military training equipment, as follows: licences for the export of individual shipments of up to 100 kilo·
(a) Specialized military training equipment; grammes of contained thorium in compounds or up to 1 kilogramme
of thorium metal.
(b) Components, parts, attachments and accessories specially
designed for such equipment. A. E.5. Deuterium and compounds, mixtures and solutions contain-
ing deuterium, including heavy water and heavy paraffins, in which
M.L.1S. Military infra-red equipment and specialized components the ratio of deUJterium atoms to hydrogen atoms exceeds 1 : 5,000 by
therefor, not elsewhere specified. number.
M.L.16. Munitions components and materials, als follows: A.E.8. Zirconium metal, alloys containing more than 50 per cent.
(a) Brass and bronze fabrications for primer anvi'ls, fabrications zirconium by weight, and compounds, in which the ratio of hafnium
for bullet caps (gilding metal clad stee'O, cartridge link, primer content to ziroonium content is less than one part to 500 parts by
cap, shell rotating band; , weight; and manufactures wholly therof.
(b) Copper rota:tJing bands for shells, and other copper nlunitions
components; A.E.9. Nickel wire containing 95 per cent. or more nickel, 0·10
(c) Gilding metal clad steel; millimetre or less in diameter.
(d) Rough steel forgings, steel and alloy castings for guns and A.EIO. Woven wire mesh composed of wire containing 95 per cent.
for arms. or more nickel and containing 60 or more wires pier linear centimetre.
M.L.17. Miscellaneous equipment and materials, as follows: A.E.11. Nickel powder with a particle size less than 200 microns.
(a) Tear gas and equipment for the dissemination thereof; NOTE: The Expor.t Licensing Branch will consider applications for
(b) Self-contained diving and underwater swimming apparatus as licences for the export of nickel powder not made by the Carbonyl
follows: process.
(i) Closed and semi-closed ciircui,t (rebrea,thing) apparatus; A.E.12. Beryllium metal and manufactures wholly thereof (exc1?d-
(ii) Specially designed components for use in the conversion ing beryllium windows for medical X-ray machines); beryl (exc1udmg
of open-circuit apparatus to military use; gem grade) and ores; alloys containing more than 50 per cent. beryl-
(iii) Articles exclusively designed for military use with self- Lium by weight; oxides and other compounds.
contained diving and under-wiater swimming apparatus; A.E.14. Fluorine.
(c) Bayonets;
(d) Fire arms silencers (mufflers); A.E.15 Chlorine tdfluoride.
(e) Power controlled searchlights and control uni1ts Itherrefor, A.E.17. Fluorrinated hydrocarbons, as follows:
designed for miHtary use. Trichlorotrifluoroethane;
M.L.18. (a) Specialized machinery, equipment, and gear specially Dichlorotetrafluoroethane. . . fr
d~signed for the examination, manuvacture, testing and checking
NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch will consider apphcatlOn~·t_
licences for the export of individual shipments of up to 1,100 KIO
of the arms, ammunition, appliances and machines referred to
in this Group; grammes of each of the above fluorinated hydrocarbons. .
(b) Vihration testing equipment (capable of providing a thrust A.E.18. Equipment specialtly designed for the separation of Isotopes
, greater than 2,000 lbs. and specialized ancillary equipment of uranium and / or lithium. fil
therefor. A.E.20. Personal radiation monitoring dosimeters, othe,r tha~diC~
M.L.19. Climatic conditioning chambers capable of simulating any dosimeters and dosi1meters desi'gned specially for use wl,th m
cif the following conditions, over the whole range' of altitudes from sea radiation equipment, capable of measuring: ns' or
level to 75,000 ,feet or above: temperature, pressure, radia1tion or (a) in one exposure, a dosage between 25 and 800 roentge f

humidity. (b) dose rates of between 1 to 80 roentgens per hour.

M.L.20. Cryogenic equipment, as follows: A.E.22. Mass spectrographs and spectrometers. as fol1oW:~ and
(a) Equipment designed for maintaining an ,ambient temperature (a) All multi-focus types (including double focUS, tand
below - 130 Centrigrade: cycloidal); f 5 inches
(i) Designed for use in 'marine, airborne or space applications; (b) Single focus types possessing a radius of curvature 0
or, or more: . rations for
(ii) Ruggedized for mobile ground use; or NOTE : The Export Licensing Branch will conSIder apPbl~tem (b) in
(Hi) Designed to maintain operating temperatures for electrical, licences for the export of single equipments covered by su -1 I

magnetic or electronic equipment or components; certain circumstances.

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c) Special,ly designed assemblies, components and parts for the missile, or space vehicle parts, in powder metallurgy or in ceramics
( foregOIng. production, will consider applications for licences for exports of:
AE24. positive ion sources suitable for u;se in m~s spectrogral?hs (i) Horizontal extrusion presses having a total rated pressure
less than 10,000 tens; and
and ·ma· ss spcctometers and capable of handlIng uranIum hexafluonde (ii) Vertical presses having a total rated pressure less than
(UF6). .
AE 27 Valves 3 centImetres . d'Iameter WIt
or greater In . h bell ows 15,000 tons. .
· ~h~ny made of or lined with aluminium, nickel, or alloy con- (d) ContrOll equipment, accessories and parts whioh are specially
se~l~ 60 per cent. or more nickel, either manual/ly or automatic- designed for the above presses.
NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch will consdder applications for
~:nJfi~erated and with other than metal to metal seats. licences for the export of normal amounts of equipment covered by
a ~.~.29. Gas centrifuges capable of the enrichment or separation part (d) above to service presses exported under the Note to part (c)
of ~o~~e;'he Export Licensing Branch will consider applications for 1075. Spin-forming machines, except Ithose with a spindle drive'
r ~es for the' export of gas centrifuges specially designed for indus- motor of less than 50 horse power.
l~er use and not suitable for atomic energy production use.
tn~ E 30 Blowers and compressors (turbo, centrifugal and axial flow 1080. Machines and equipment specially designed for making or
measuring gas turbine blades.
·)' wholly made of or lined with aluminium, nickel, or alloy con:-
tY~~g 60 per cent. or more nickel, .and having .a capacity of 60 1081. Machinery £or use in the manufacture of aircraft, as follows:
tambll,c feet per minute (1,700 litres per minute) or greater. (a) Machinery speciaUy designed for the working or forming of
euAE.31. Electrolytic cells for the prod ' f fuonne
l' 'h a aJrcraft shoot, plate or eX1trusion;
uehon 0_--. WIt (b) Machinery specially designed for the milling of aircraft skin.
'uction capacity greater than 100 grammes of flUonne, per hour.
proA.E.33. Heat exchangers: sUl'tab!e
..for . 1086. Machines specially designed for the manufacture of jet
use In gasepus d'ff' 1 t
1 USlon p; an s, engines, the following:
, heat exchang,ers made of alumInIum, oopper, nIckel, or alloys con- (a) Jet engine compressor case boring machines;
~:ining more than 60 per cent. nickel, or combinatio~ns of these m.etals (b) Jet engine compressor or turbine disc turning machines;
as clad tubes, designed to operate (1)t sub-atmospherIc pressure, wlth a (c) Jet engine roltJor grinders.
leak rate of less than lOA atmospheres per hour under a pressure 1088. Gear making and / or finishing machinery, as foHows:
differential of 1 atmosphere. (a) Gear grinding machines, generating type of 36 inohes work
A.E.34. Artificia'l graphite, in the form of blocks 'Or rods .from diam,eter and above;
which a cube of 2 inches side or greater can be cut, and. ~avlng a (b) Capable of the produotion of gears of a module finer than O·S
boron content of less than, o'r equal to, 1 part f~r a mdhon, the millimetre (diametral piJtch finer than 48).
total thermal neutron absorption cross section beIng less than, or 1091. Electronic closed loop feed back system capable of con-
equal to, 5 millibars per atom. trolling, and of continuously correcting, continuous path metal cutting
A.E.35. Lifhium meta'l, compounds, ores, and c0!lcentrate~. . and/or metal forming contour !Operations; and metal-working machine
NOTE: The Export Licensing Br~nch WIll conSIder: lapphcahons ~or tools designed for or equipped with such controls.
licences for exports of med~ca.l lithlum ~omp<?u~ds, hthIU~ soa~s ~In­ NOTE: The term 'continuous path' is meant to include both s\traigbt
eluding lithium ste.arate), ~lt~'lUm. br~mld~, .lIthlum cobaItIte, and curved paths and such paths in one or more planes.
zirconate, lithium srhcate, lIthIum J:~dld~, lIthIum chroJ!late and hth!um
ziroonium s,ilicate. The' Export LICenSJng Bran~h. WIll also .conslder
applications for licences for .exports of other h~hlum. ~ate'f'lal, con- Group D
taining up to a \tot~l of 1 kilogramme'. of contaIned hthlum, natural
or depleted in the 6 Isotope, except for sIngle crystals. Chem,ical and Petroleum Equipment
A.E.36. N ucJear reactors, Le. reactors capable of operati<;:>n so as 1106. Counter current solvent ex.tractors, such as pulsed columns
to maintain a controlled, self-sustaining fission chain reaction, and and mixer selttlers made of sta\inless steel, specially designed for
major components designed or intended for use in a nuclear reactor extracting radio-active substances.
such as reactor vessels, core support structures, coolant pumps, f~el 1110. Gas liquefying equipment, as follows:. .
element handling equipment, heat exchangers and control rod dnve (a) Equipment, not elsewhere specified, ISpectaJ1ly deSIgned for the
mechanism. produotion of gases in liquid form, capable of operating at
A.E.37. Hafnium metal, and alloys and compounds of hafnium pressures of 300 lbs. per square ~nch or over, or of liquefying
containing more than 15 per cent. hafnium by weight. air or hydrogen at pressures of 75 lbs. per square inch or over
A.E.38. Calcium containing both less than one-hundredth (0'01) by ,turbine expansion and producing 1 ton or more per day of
per cent. by weight of impurities other than magnesium and less than gas in liquid form, except:
10 parts per million of boron. (i) Plants nOlt capable of producing more' than 25 per cent. of
A.E.39. Tritium and cOiupounds containing tritium in which the their total da1ily product as extractable gas in Jliquid form;
ratio iof tritium to hydrogen by atoms exceeds one part in one (ii) Plants specially designed for liquefying chlorine or
thousand. ammonia;
NOTE: The only compounds of tritium excluded from embargo by (.Hi) Stationary equipment for liquefying carbon dio?,ide;
this deoilitoion are those chemical compounds whcre the tritium is (iv) Equipment for l/iquefying low molecular weight refinery
chemically equivalent to other hydrogen isotopes. The exclusion docs gases;
not apply ~o physical mixtures. (b) Liquid fluorine producing equipmet1it;
(c) Equipment for the separation of (helliunl from natural gases.
1112. Equipment for production and/ or concentra,tion of deuterium
Group C 1118. Equipment for the production of military explosives and
Metal-Working Machinery solid propellants, as follows:
(a) Complete installations;
1016. Grinding heads and soindle assemblies (consisting of spindles (b) Speoialized conlponents;
and bearings as a minimal assembly) designed or rated for operation (c) Nitrators: continuous types.
at s~eeds in excess of 120,000 revolutions per m.inute and machines 1125. Pla:nlt for the production of titanium a~d / or zirconium
speCIally designed for the utilization of such grinding heads. metals (exoluding separate plant for the productIon of titanium
fOf,1072. Presses and special1ized controls, accessories and parts there-
as follows:
tetrachloride or zirconium tetrachloride) as follows:
(a) Complete installa\tions;
(a) ~resses (stabilised equipment using rams) for applying high (b) Specialized compone~ts~ " .. ..
IImpact energy work force1s through use of explosives or com- (c) Electric furnaces speCllally deSigned for the recovery of titanIum
pres~ed gases including air; or zirconium. from scrap.
(b) SpeCIally designed or redesigned for the working or fonning 1129. Ion vacuum punlps (i.e. those using tRe principle of
of metals, alloys or other matemals with a melting point ionizatlion) except those having pumpinp; s~s. ~f less than 800 litres
exce,eding 1,900 degrees CentigI"acJe; of hydrogen per second a! a pressure of 10- milhm~tre of mercury or
(c) Mechanical and hydraultic. not elsewhere specified, with total more:. land specially fabricated parts and accessone5, not elsewhere
rated pressures of over 5,000 tons; ,
th~OTE: The Export Licensing Branch, provided they are satisfied
the presses are not speciaHy designed for use in forming aircraft. (Continued on next page)
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1131., Pumps (except vacuum pumps) capable of delivering liquids (b) Photo-voltaic cells, not elsewhere specified, with a 0
separately or in combination with solids and/ or gases and having any
of the following characteristics:
put of 8 milliwatts or more per square centinletreP
milliwatts per, square centimetre tungsften (2800 er 100
Out- u:;

(a) Designed to move molten metals by electromagnetic forces; illumination; aU gallium arsenide photo-voltaic cells ex~elv,in)
(b) Specially designed for operation at temperatures below - 130 0
those having a power output of less than 4 milliwat~ mc uding
Centigrade; by the above technique; easUled
(c) Having aliI flow contact surfaces made of any of the following (c) Power sources other than nuclear .reactors based on radi .
materials: materials systems, excluding those having a POWer Oll oactive
(i) 90 per cent. or more tantalum, titanium or zirconium, either less than 0.5 watt in which the ratio of output (in w~~t) of
separately or combined; weight (in pIOunds) is Jess than 1 to 2; to
(ii) 50 per cent. or more cobalt or molybdenum, either separately
or combined; (d) Specialized parts, components and sub-assemblies of the b
device... a OVe
(Hi) Polytetraf1uoroethylene; polychlorotrifluoroethylene.
1206. Electric arc devices, not elsewhere specified for gene .
1133. Valves, cocks and pressure regulators, not elsewhere specified, a flow of ionized. gas in which the arc column is co~stricted (rating
as follows: 0 devices wherein the flow of gas is for isolation purposes only)' exe~pt
. (a) Specially designed to operate at temperatures below -130 ment incorporating such devices; specially designed parts acde~u~p­
Centigrade; . and. control IOr test equipment, not elsewhere specified, for °srle&h
(b) Having all flow contact surfaces made of any of the follOWIng deVIces. ue
materials: 1255. Diesel engines, 50 horse power and over, whose non-magnet'
(i) 90 per cent. or more tantalum, titanium or zirconium, either
separately or combined; . content exceeds 50 per cent. of their total weight. le
(H) 50 per cent. or more cobalt or molybdenum, eIther separately 1266. Electric power generating mobile units of over 5,000 kill _
or combined; watts. 0
(Hi) PolytetrafluoroeJthylene; polychlorotrifluorootihylene.
See also A.E.27. Group F
1142. Pipe and tubing made of, lined with or covered with poly-
tetrafluoroethylene or polychlorotrifluoroethylene. General Industrial Equipment
See also item 1754. · 1305. Metal rolling mills, the following:
1145. Containers, jacketed only, for the storage or transportation (a) Sheet and strip mills as follows:
of liquefied gases, including mobile units, a.s follows: . (1) Having automatic work roll adjustment controls for taper.
(a) Of 1,893 litres (500 gallons) capaCIty or over., deSIgned for ing or contouring along the length of ,the sheet or ~trip'
liquid nitrogen, oxygen, hydrogen, ozone, hehum, argon or (2) More than three-high, not elsewhere specified, (inclUding
fhlorine, except . dual purpose mills which can operate las either two- or
2-sheU containers rated for an average evaporatIon loss of over four-high) which achieve sp,ecial IClJteral and;'or longitudinal
5 per cent. per 24-hour period; such loss is to be cal.culated as contour control by lOne or more of the following means:
a percentage of the total liquid capacity o! the contau?-er unde; (i) Work rolls having a ratio of roll face length to roll
ambient temperature conditions of + 75 Fahr~nheIt (t 24 diameter which exceeds either :
Centigrade) or higher ,and without exposure to dIrect sunhght; . 6 : 1 for roUs with roll face length up to and includ-
(b) Of 946 litres (250 ga;llons) ~p .to 1,8~3 litres (500 gallons), ing 30 inches; or
designed for the h.andhn~ of hqUId fluonne. 5 : 1 for rolls with roll face length exceeding 30
Equipment for separatIon of Isotopes. (See A.E.l8.) inches;
Mass Spectrographs and Spectrometers. (See A.E.2~.) (ii) Work roll ClOntour control achieved by concurrent
Centrifuges capable of the enrichment or separation of isotopes. deforming of back-up rolls, back-up shafts or work
(See A.E.29.) ) rolls;
Blowers and compressors. (See A:E.30. . (Hi) Closed loop electronic gauge controls;
Electrolytic cells for theproductlon of fluonne. (See A.E.31.) (iv) Control tensiometers (devices fl'1om both measure and
Heat exchangers and components. (See A.E.33.) automatically maintain appropriate adjustment of the
tension applied to the metal being rolled);
Group E (v) Any other feature achieving special lateral and/or
longitudinal contour controls comparable to those
Ele~trical and Power-Generating Equipment achieved by (i) and (iv);
1203. Btectric vacuum furnaces as follows: . (b) Mills specially designed or redesigned. for the .rolling o!
(a) Consumable electtode. va~uum arc furnace~, not elsewhere metals and alloys with a melting pOInt exceedmg 1900
specified with a capaCIty In excess of 5 tons, Centigrade; .
fb) Skull type vacuum arc furnaces: (c) Specialized controls, parts and accessories for the above m1?s.
~) Electron beam vacuum furnaces; . NOTE 1: The term 'sheet and strlip mills' covers mills for the rolling
IC) Cold crucible vacuum induction furnaces deSIgned to oPderate of plate, sheet, 81trip, foil and any equivalent product. . .
(d . ", sures lower than 0.1 millimetre of merc';1r~ an at NOTE 2: The Export LicenSling Branch will consider applIcatiOns fot
··~~~~~~tures higher than 1100 Centigrade and specIahzed parts

licences for the export of:

therefor. . . · t d (a) Hot mills possessing any of the characteristics covered b~
1204. Electron beam welding and I or maChinIng equIpmen an sub-paragraphs (i) to (v) Iif these characteriSltics ~o .not Pdr~:
specialized parts therefor. . . . an improvement in kind and/or quality 011 slmtlar eVl.
Electro-chemical, semi-conductor and rad:Io-ac!Ive deVIces, incorporated into operating mills of the same type ~~d yS;~
no{2~~~where specified, !or the direct convers~n of chemIcal, solar or prior to January 1 of the year three years precedmg' e
nuclear energy to electrIcal energy, as follows. of licensing; b
(a) Electro-chemical devices, as follows: • (b) Cold mills possessing any of the character,istics covered by ~~n;
(1) Fuel cells (including regenerative cells), I.e. cells for paragraphs (i) t~ (':) if these cha~acterist!cs. do n~t Pincor-
generating ele~tri: power, to :which the. consumable com- an improvement :In k1nd and I or qualilty on sImdar devI~s f the
ponents are supphed from outSIde the .cell, . porated into any operating cold mill before J '.IDUary 0
(2) electrically rechargea;ble ceUs, he~etically sealed, desIgned year three years preceding ,the year of licensmg; .
to have a leakage rate of 10- CUbIC, cent1metre~ per s~cond
5 (c) All controls, parts and accessories for the above mIlls. h 'cat
of gas or less when tested under a pressure dIfferential of The term 'improvement in kind or quality' applies o.nly to ~a;ility
2 atmospheres; . . od
developments resultin$ tin a mateliial increase i!l effica:l1ty Jor longt-
(3) primary c~lls having any of~he ~onowing ch~ractensbcs : to achieve the exceptionally close tolerances In lartenl an I

(i) possessing 'a means ofactIvatl~ and havIn~. an open tudinal contour required for military purposes. .. ot cover:
circuit storage life in the unaotlvated condItion, at a NOTE 3: Sub-l'aragraph (a) (2) (i) of the definl~lon dIes r:ary fonn
temperature of 21 Centrigrade of 10 years or more;
(a) Mills having multiple work rolls rotating In a pane
(H) capable of operating at temperatures fro~ belo~ -25 flound the back-up rolls; . 'um foil.
Centigrade to above + 55 0 CentIgrade, tnc1ud~ng cells (b) Mills specially designed for the ~oUing of alnm lO \ll in which
and cell assemblies (other than dry cells) possessIng self- NOTE 4: The term 'more than three-hIgh' covers any W
contained heaters; each work roll is supported by one or more back-uP ro s.

soviet Bloc and China (Continued)

1315 construction equipment built Ito military specifications, (c) Seagoing vessels including coasters and hulls therefor, not else..
ialiy designed ~or airborne transport. where specified, designed for speeds of 21 knots or over when
t· S~53 Cable-making macbinery specially designed for making in full load (design) condition;
o 11tiP~ir electric cable (for telecommunications purposes) and capable (d) Vessels with hulls and propulsion machinery made wholJy or

I) I1l manufacturing cables subject to embargo under item 1526 (Group primarily of non-magnetic materials;
& o below), as foHows: (e) New ships with decks and platforms speoiaUy designed or
d H(a) Machil~ery other. than that covered by item 1354 for applying strengthened to receive weapons.
insulatIng matenal. to conductors; NOTE: The Ministry of Transport should be consulted about any
(b) Mach.inery ~or laymg cC! ~ogether !1nd / ~r .for applying vessels which contain any embargoed item or have arrangements for
an HlsulatIng, sepc.rating, blndmg or IdentifyIng material demagnetization.
thereto; 1430. Buoyant electric conducting cable suitable for sweeping
(c) Machinery Lor laying. up conductors, pairs, quads, etc., to- magnetic mines.
gether Ito form the complete cable core or part thereof. 1441. Marine steam boilers designed to operate at temperatures
re 0
of 1100 Fahrenheit and above.
1354. Cable-making machinery specialJy designed for making 1450. Automotive vehicles, tractors, lift trucks, not elsewhere
19 coaxial cabl~, as follows:.. . specified, possessing or built to current military specifications differing
pt (a) Machmes for applyIng InsulatIng separatol'lS 1Jo the inner con- materially from their normal commercial specifications.
). ductor of air-spaoed coax1ial electric cables; 1460. Aircraft and helioopters, aero-engines and aircraft and
=s (b) Machines for applying metal strip or sheet ,to florm the outer helicopter equipment, as follows:
:h conductor of coaxial electric cables·
(a) Aircraft and helicopters, not elsewhere specified, except those
(c) M.achines .for forming, stranding, or' assembling coaxial cable, not containing or incorporating any Munitions List items
ic wtth or WIthout conductors other than coaxial tubes· (Group A) and which:
(d) Autonl~t~c equipment for. contr~lling the diamel~r or the (i) are of !types and series which have been in normal civil use
eccentrICIty of extruded dtelectnc on wJres and cables. for more than two years; or

1355. EI~ctronic v~lve making machinery, as follows: (ii) being of types and series in normal civil use, are under
(a) MachInery, eqUIpment and test gear specially designed for the 90,000 lb. empty weight (empty weight is understood to
manufacture. of the various types of embargoed electronic include norrnal inst.allations and normal minimum crew,
valves, tran~lstors and crystal diodes (including components or but does not include fuel or payload);
sub-assemblIes therefor); NOTE: Exporters are advised to consult the Ministry of
(b) Machin~ry, equipm.ent and ~est gear specially designed for the Aviation about any proposal to sell aircraft to the Sino-Soviet
autOt:latlc or semI-auto~atIc ~ssembly of electronic valves, Bloc.
transI~t~rs and crystal dIodes (Including components and sub- (b) Aero-engines, not elsewhere specified;
:r· assemblIes therefor). NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch will consider applica-
Ig 1360. Equipment for the manufacture of semi-conductor materials ,tions for licences for tlhe export of the following types of aero-
or as follows: engines for use in civil aircraft and helicop,ters in the Sino'"
al (a) Equipmer:tt. specially designed fo~ the production or processing Soviet Bloc:
o~ d~ndntIc forms .of any semI-conductor material, or com- (i) Turbo-prop, turbo-shaft and turbo-jet types and series which
III bmatIOn thereof, SUItable for use in diodes or transistors· are the standard engines of aircraft and helicopters excepted
(b) Equipment, including specialized controls, parts and acces;ories from embargo under sub-items (a) (;i) and (a) (ii) above
d· therefor, not elsewhere specified, specially designed or modified or are equivalent to such engines;
to be capable of purifying or processing one or more semi- (ii) piston types;
~o conductor materials, except equipment specially designed for (c) Ground and airborne equipment~ not elsewhere specified,
the zone purification of germanium. developed solely or used mainly for aircraft and helicopters
nt NOTE 1: The ~erm '~endritic' signifies a ribbon-like product of semi- except ground or airborne equipment of types in normal civil
~k conductor matenal.whIch may be drawn in various widths, thicknesses use.
and lengths and WhICh may represent processing stages from a relatively See also M.L.IO.
pure form of the material through advanced stages of treatment. 1485. Compasses and gyroscopic equipment, as follows:
ld !':l0TE 2: Equipment for purifying and processing includes equipment (a) Gyro compasses, North-seeking only, possessing one or more
he whIch performs one or more of the following operations on semi- of the following characteristics:
conductor materials: (1) Automatic correction for the effects on compass accuracy
or (i) purifying beyond 99.9 per cent.; of changes Iin ship's speed, acceleration, or latitude, other
se ~~i) equ.ali~ing distribution of residual ~mpurities; than manually set mechanical correotive devices;
(111) achIeVIng controlled introduction of impurities in one or (2) Provision for accepting ship's d~ta as an electrical input;
. more stages of operation; (3) Provision for setting in corrections for current set and
(IV) prod~cing monocrystalline material or forms, including drift; . . .
formIng on substrates. (4) UltJiltization of accelerometer, rate gyro, rate Integrating
Is. 1380. C~ntrifugal and axial flow compressors or blowers, not else- gyros, or electrolytic leye!s as sensing de.vices; . .
19 where speCIfied, capable of an overall compression ratio of 2 : 1 or (5) Provisions for determIning and electncally transmIttIng
more coupled with a capacity of over 372,000 cubic feet per minute ship's level reference data (roll, pitch) in add.ition to own
or of. an overall compression ratio IOf 3 : 1 or more coupled with a ship's course data; .
capaCIty of over 106,000 cubic feet per minute. (b) Pressure proof ship's. course indicaltors .for sub~annes;
See also A.E.30. (c) Transmitting magnetic oompasses speCially deSIgned for sub..
.(d) (ti) Gyro-stabilizers for ai~craft;
(ii) Automatic pilots for aircraft;
Group G See Note under (e) below.
Transportation Equipment (e) Gyro-magnetic compasses; .
NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch will consider. apphca-
140S. Ice breakers of 10,000 shaft horsepower and over. tions for licenoes for equipment covered under sub-Items (d)
flf1 4110. Tankers designed for speeds of more than 18 knots when in and (e) prov~ded: •' .
1 oad (design) condition. (A) They are of types and series whach have been tn nor~al
re!41S. Warships (whether or not converted to non-military use and civil use for more than two years and are stan~ard eqUIp-
o 5 ardless of current state of repair or operating condition); and hulls ment of aircraft excluded f~om control under Item 1460.·
fSeparts of h ulIs, for such ships. (B) The equipment is rt10 be installed !in civilian aircraft.
at e also M.L.9. (0 Gyro-aSltro compasses; .
ty ~16•. ":essels, as follows: (g) Gy~o-stabil~zers used. ~o! other p~rposes than aucraft control,
() i IShln g vessels and hulls therefor designed for speeds of 17
(b) Hnots or. over when in full load (design) condition;
except those for stabIlIZing an entire surface ves~el;
(h) Automatic pilots used for other purposes lthan aircraft control,
r: except marine types for surface vessels;. . .
m N ydrofotl vessels not elsewhere specified;
h dr~TE: The Ministry of Transport will consider applications for (i) Gyroscopes and acct~le~ometers of very hlg~ precIsIon. and

a~Ph II vessels not possessing significant rough water capability or miniaturized gyro&copes and acceleromet~rs w~llch are deSigned
and tous 9ualities provided the vessels are for normal civilian use for use in inertia navilgation systems or an gUIdance systems of
o not Incorporate advanced techniques. all types;
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SoYiet Bloc and China (Continued)

G) Gyros and gyro compasses with a mlmmum rated free direc- make use of hyperbolic grids and operating at
tional drift r8lte (minimum rated free preoession) of 1 per hour
0 frequencies lof less than 3 megacYcl
or less; ~econd ~ es per
(k) Specially designed parts and components for the above, except prov,ided that oo-ordina!te conversion e u'
for the specific equipment exported under (d) and (e). is nOlt included and is nOlt separately suPpl~dlprnent
(ill) Radio altimeters, the following: .
(a) Pulse modulated
(b) Frequency modulated having an accuracy better th
Group H ± 3 f.eet over the whole range between 0 to 100 fan
or ± 3 per cent above 100 feet. eet
Electronic Equipment including Communicu~ions
(c) Frequency modulated using transistors and wh~ h
and Rad'ar have been in normal oivil use for less than 4 e' le
1501. Communication, navigation, direction finding and radar NOTE: The Expor.t Licensing Branch will conside/a~rsli
equipment, not elsewhere specified, as follows: ca~ions for .licences. for freque.ncy modulated ra~i­
(a) Airborne communica1tion equipment and specialized parts and a1t~meters uSiIng trans~stors WpM Incorl?orated in aircraft
components therefor; beIng exporte~ to SUlIO-Sovilet c~untnes provided that
NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch will consider applications for such radIO altImeteTs have been In normal civil use f
licences for the export of commercial airborne equipment more than two years. or
needed to equip Sino-Soviet Bloc aircraft which participate in (iv) Direction finding equipment operating at frequencies
scheduled commercial flights ,to countries outside the Bloc, or greater t~an 5 megacycl,es per second (other than equip.
as normal standard equipment incorporated in civil aircraf.t ment desIgne~ for search and rescue purposes provided
being exported to the Sino-Soviet Bloc for commercial use, and Ithat Ithe receIver operates on a crystal controlled fixed
containing none of the following characteristics: freque~cy .of 121· 5 megacycles. per. secon d and that the
(i) Designed to operate at frequencies greater than 156 determInatIJon of the D.F. beanng IS not independent of
megacycles per second; the heading of Ithe aircraft and provided that the DF
(H) Designed for Single Side Band Operation; antennae array lis designed for operation at a fi~Cd
~iii) Incorporating facilities for the rapid selection of more frequency of 121.5 megacycles per second;
.than 200* channels per equipment; (v) Pr:essurized throughout;
(iv) Incorporating faoilities for proyiding a Inultiplicity of (vi) Rated for continuous operation over a range of ambient
alternative output carrier frequencies contr,olled by a lesser temperatures extending from below - 40 Centigrade to

number of pi~zo-electric crystals and not forming nluHiples above + 55 Centigrade;


of a common control frequency and not being airborne (2) Grcund and marine equipment for use with airborne
equipment fin normal civil use operating in the 108 to 136 navigation equipment utilizing the constant velocity and I
megacycles per second frequency band with a 50 kilocycles or the rectilinear propagation characteristics of electr~­
per second channel spacing; magnetic waves having frequency less than 4 x 10H cycles
(v) PressurJzed throughout; per second (0·75 microns);
(vi) Rated £or continuous operation over a range of ambient NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch wjll consider appli-
temperatures extending from below - 40 Centigrade to
0 cations for licences for:
above +55 CentJigrade; (1) the export of ground equipment for Use with air-
(v1i) Designed for modulating methods employing any fornl of borne navigation equipment r'equired for use at
digital modulation using time and frequency redundancy Sino-Soviet Bloc airports for servicing commercial
such as 'Quantized Frequency Modulation (Q.F.M.),. flights from countries outside the Bloc provided
* Applications for licences for equipment incorporating thalt suoh equipment:
facilities for the rapid selection of 560 or fewer channels in (a) is not designed ItO make use of hyperbolic
the 108 :to 136 megacycles per second frequency band with a grids at frequencies greater than 3 megacycles
50 kilocycles per second channel spacing, will also be considered per seoond;
if the equipment has been in normal civil use for at least two (b) is not transistorized; and
years. (c) is in conformity with the standards of the
(b) Navigation and direction findling equipment, not elsewhere International Civil Aviation Organization
specified (and specialized parts and accessories, specialized (I.C.A.O.), and assures no funotion exceeding
testing or calibrating equipment and training or simulating those required by these standards; and
equipment, not elsewhere specified, therefor), as follows: (2) the export of this type of equipment w~e~. .
(1) Airborne navigation equipment and ddrection finding equip- (a) the equipment is to be ins,talled at clvl1[an .alr-
ment as follows: ports or for use on oivil aiT routes in Smo-
(i) Designed to make use of 'Doppler' frequency pheno- Soviet countries and
mena; (b) the equipm,ent is designed to operate at
(ii) Ultili~ng the constant velocity and/or the rectilinear frequencies between 5 megacycles per se~nd
propagation chatraoteristics of ~lectromagnetic waves and 157 megacycles per second, excludIng
having frequency .less than 4 X 10 14 cycles per second singl'e side band equipment and
(0.75 microns); (c) the .equipment empLoys a loop system o~
system employing a number of spaced v~rtlca
NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch will consider appli-
cations for licences for: aerials uniformlv disposed aA,:ound the Cl~cum:
(l) the expont of commercial airborne equipment ference of a circle, excludi~1g electronIcally
needed to equip Sino-Soviel1 Bloc aircraft which partici- commutalted types. .
pate in scheduled commercial flights to countries out- (3) Ground and marine direction. finding equipment operatIng
side the Bloc, or as normal standard equipment at frequencies greater !than 5 megacycles per s~c~nd~ rts
incorporated in civil aircraft ,being exported to the (c) Radar ,equipment, not elsewhere specified (and specl~hzed paod
Sino-Soviet' Bloc for commercial use, !lr,ovided that such and accessories, specialized IteSiting or calibrating eqUIpment'fled
equipment: training or ~,imulating equipment, not elsewhere specl '
(a) is not designed to make Use of hyperbolic grids therefor), as follows:
at frequencies greater than 3 megacycles per (l) Airbor-ne radar equioment; . lica-
second; NOTE: The Export Licensin~ Branch wiH cc:nsl~e~ a~Pcraft
(b) is not transistorized; and tions for licences to export radar equipment 1n CIVl1 .al~ent.
(c) is in con£ormity with the standards of the being ex!'orted .to Sin,o-Soviet countries provided the eqUIP .
International CivH Aviation Organization (a) is not transistorized; radar
(I.C.A.O.) and assures no function exceeding (b) is specially designed fior use ac:: a commercial we~t.hler·rcraft:
those required bv these standards; and (c) is normal and reaS'onable eouipm1ent for such CIVl al ·
(2) the export of the' following equipment when the (2) Ground and marine radar eQuinment. a~ follows: those
equipment· is to be' installed in civil aircraft of (i) Radar equh,ment. not elsewher,e specifi,ed. ot.her t~f~e"uen­
the Sino-Soviet Bloc: normal equipments designed for pulse operatl~t1a660 meJZa-
(a) Very High Frequency Omni pireotional Radio cies between 1,300 megacycles per second an 'and 3,900
Range Equipment (V.O.R.); , cvcles per second. 2.700 meqacycles per s,econd cond and
(b) Instrument Landing Systems (I.L.S.); mceacyoles per ~econd, or 8.500 megacycles per se f m~rine
(c) Commercial airborne equipment designed to 10,000 megacycles per second, haVting, in the case 0

Soviet Bloc and China (Continued)

radar, a peak output power to the aerial system of not electronic, used to translate the information contained in
greater ,than 75 kilowatts or, in' /the case of ground-based written or printed teXlt mto electrical waveforms suitable for
radar, having a peak /Output power to the aerial system of transmission over communication circuits at any speed greater
not greater than 50 kilowattts and a range of not grca,ter than 500 words per minute or 375 bauds, whichever is the less;
than 50 nautical miles; except itelemetenng, telecommand and telesignalling equipment
NOTE: the 50 nautical miles range is intended to refer to designed for industrial purposes employing time division multi-
the maximl!-m usab~e range 0t?- a target of 100 square metres. plexing in which the total speed of operation is less than 375
(ii) Radar equIpment Incorpocabng permanent Echo Cancella- bauds.
tion; (b) Equipment designed to accept such electrical waveforms and
(ill) Radar equipment incorporating antennae systems for other display !the ~nformation from them in visible form;
than linear polari:.lation; Cc) Terminal equipment, not elsewhere specified, capable of trans-
(iv) Radar equipment utilizing other than conventional pulse mitting and/ or receiving di~tal data at a rate tn excess of
modula;tll.on and signal processing techniques. 2,000 bits per second (bauds) or at a rate (applicable to single
1502. Communication, deteotion or tracking equipment of a kind channels or !to each sub-channel in a multi-channel system) in
usioO' ultra-violet radiations infra-red radiation or ultrasonic waves; bits per second (bauds) numerically in excess of 75 per cent.
and ='special,ized parts therefor. of the channel (or sub-channel) band-width in cycles per second;
NOTE: This item is not intended to c'Over industrial equipment Cd) SpeciaHzed component pants and accessories for such equip-
employing cells nOlt em~argoed by it~ms 1548 or ~550 nor l;lltrasonic ment.
devices which operate 'In contact WIth a controlled matenal to be 1520. Radio relay communications equipment de'sJ.gned for use at
inspected. frequencies in excess of 300 megacycles per second and specialized
See also M.L.15. components and sub-assemblies therefor, other than short-range and
1503. Communication lequipment employing tropospheric, iono- low power links for transmission 'between the camera or studio and
spheric or meteoric scatter phenomena; and ~pecially designed sub- the television ·trmsmitter.
assemblies, pants and test equipment therefor. 1521. Amplifiers, oscillators and related equipment, not elsewhere
15J7. 'Jamming' apparatus (i.e., apparatus specially designed to specified, as foHows:
jam or otherwise interfere with radio reception); and specialized parts (a) Amplifiers designed ItO opeTate at frequenoies in excess of
therefore 500 megacycles per second;
1510. Location apparatus, underwater: apparatus for detecting or (b) T\lJ1led amplifie>rs having a bandwidth (defined as the band of
locating objects under water by magnetic or acoustic or ultrasonic frequencies over which the power amplification does not drop
methods, and specialized components of such apparatus, except marine to less than lOne-half of its maximum value) which exceeds 10
depth sounders of a kind used solely for measuring the depth of megacycles per second or 10 per cent. of the mean frequency,
water or rthe distance IOf submerged objects vertically below the whichever 1S less except those specially des1igned for use in
apparatus. community ltelevision distribution systems. (The mean
NOTE: The Expont Licensing Branch will consider applications for frequency is defined as the 'a.tritJhmetic mean between the
licences for the export of horizontaHy operating apparatus for fish frequencies at which the power amplification is one-half of its
finding, maximum value);
(c) Untuned amplifie1rs having a bandwidth, as defined in sub-item
1514. Pulse modulators capable of providing electric impulses of (b) above, which exceeds 10 megacycle's per second;
peak power exceed1ng 150 kilowatts or of a dura;tion of less than (d) Direct current amplifiers having a noise !level (referred to the
l/lOtb. micro-second, or with a duty cycle in excess of 0'002' and input circuit) of 10- 16 watts or less and/or a zero drift in 1
pulse-transformer, puls:e-formling equipment, or delay lines 'being hour corresponding to a change in input power of 10-16 watts
specialized parts of suoh Inodulators. or less;
1516. Radio receivers, panoramic (being receivers which search (e) Parametric amplifiers with a noise figure of merit of 5 decibels
automatically a part IOf the radio-frequency spectrum and indicate the 0
or less measured at a temperature of 17 Centigrade; para·
signals received); and specialized pants therefor. ma~netic amplifiers; other amplifier or osciUator devices such
1517. RadIO transmitters and components, not elsewhere specified as Masers, Lasers and Irasers, which amplify or oscillate by
(except radio Hnk and relay equipment) as follows: ' means of Sltimulated electromagnetic radiation; specially
(a) ~ransmitters or transmitter amplifiers designed to operate: designed parts therefor; and any equipment containing such
(1) Aft output carrier frequencies between 108 and 156 mega- amplifiers, oscillators or devices.
cycles per second (other than equipment des1igned tor search 1523. Communication transmission equipment, as follows:
and rescue purposes where such equipment comprises an (a) Terminal and iiJntermediate repeater or amplifier equipment
omiDi directional beacon and operates on a single crystal designed to deliver, carry, lor receive frequencies higher than
controlled fixed frequency of 121·5 megacycles per second); 108 kilocycles per second into, or in, a comlTIunication system,
. NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch will consider applica- excluding carrier communication terminals designed for power
tIons. for licences for !the export of equipment required for use lines and operating within the range of frequencies from 35
aJt Slno-Soviet Bloc airports fol" ser~icing commeroial flights !to 500 kilocycles per seC/ond;
from countries outside the Bloc and containing none of the (b) Single and multi-channel telegraph terminal transmitting and
~.haractcristics lTIentioned under sub-item (b). receiving equipment, excluding equipment which is designed
('11) At output carrier firequencies greater than 223 megacycles or rated for operation at a rate (for either the channel or
per seoond other than television broadcasting transmitters ilny sub-channel in a multi-channel system) tin bauds (hilts per
and amplifiers therefor operating between 470 and 585 second) numerically less than 60% of the channel (or sub-
megacycles per second or between 610 and 940 megacycles channel) bandwidth in cycles per second and which is:
per second; (i) equipment with a bandwidth per channel of not more than
(b) Transmitters or transmitter amplifiers designed to provide any 120 cycles per second and lor with a rated speed of not
~f the followmg features: more than 50 bauds .(or 67 words per minute) per channel
(I) Any .system of' pulse modulation; (This does not include designed to CCIT standards;
amphtude, frequency or phase modulated television or (ii) telemeterin~, telecommand and telesignallin~ equipment
.. telegraphic transmiUers.) designed for industrial purposes employing time division
(11) Rated ~fior o!,eration over a range of ambient temperatures multiolexing in which the total speed of operation is less
exte~dlng from below -40 Centigrade to above +55 0
than 375 bauds;
... Centigrade; (Hi) time-division multiplex systems up t1:o 6 channels with a
(,lU) Fac~lities providing ia multiplicity of allternative output maximum aggregate speed of 300 bauds and I or 72 words per
carne.r frequencies controlled ~y a less~r number of piezo- minute oer channel, provided that t~~y do not contain an
electnc crystals' aJ11d not formIng multIples of a common automatic error detection and correction system using
( controll frequency: multiple check.
c) Compon~nts and sub-assemblies, including modulators and (c) Soecialized ~oml'onents, accessories, and sub-assemblies for the
modulation amplifiers, speci~l1y designed for use in transmitters above equipm~nt.
COvered by sub--items (a) and (b). ' NOTE: In cases where the equipment is to be installed in circuits
~~1i (~Ilemetcring and telecontrol eQuioment suitable for use with directly connecting den~:elv populated industrial areas of Sino-
Soviet Bloc countrie~ with oommunication systems of countries
unguided~l oted or pilotless)~ space vehicles or weapons (guided or outside the Bloc, lthe EX1)Ort Licensinl! Branch will consider aooUca-
tions for licences for the expont of communication transmission
E T.eIegraph eqUIpment,
(a) .
as £ollows:
qUIpment (machines), mechanical, electro-mechanical, or (Continued on next page)

Soviet Bloc and ChIna (Continued) s

equipment having the following characteristics: per second~- provided Ithose tubes do not inclUde
Terminal and intermediate repealter or amplifier equipment electrode permitting the oontrol of ionization by m a COntrol
designed to deliver, carry or receive not moro than 60 voice ex,temal voltage. eans of an
channels of 4 kilocycles per second each. 1541" . C8Ithode-ray tubes, as follows:
1525. CoaXJiail-ttype cables (lincluding submarine cables) speciaHy (a) With a. r~solving p~wer of 50~ or more Lines per inch (2 '
designed for rtelecommoodcation purposes (including radar) other than per millImetre), uSing the shrInking raster method of 0 lines specially designed or in common use for domestic radio and ment: measure..
television receivers. NOTE: The Export Licensmg Branch will consider '.
NOTB: The Expol'lt Licensing Branch will consider applications for for li~enc~"g for the export of tubes with a resolving pow~fPhcations
licences for the export of submarine cabie in cases where it is to be 800. hnes per inch (32 lines per millimetre) which have bee of up to
installed in circuits directly connecting Sino-Soviet Bloc countries desl~neq for commercial television, cinema or phntSpeclal~y
with communication systems of countries outside the Bloc. appbcaJtions. 0 ograpme
1526. Communication cable (including submarine cable) of any (b) W!th writing speeds of more than 3,000 kilometres er
type containing more than one pair of conductors and containing any (c) ":'I~h three or m~re electron guns, except three-gun ~olo~ecotnld;
conduotor, single or stranded, exceeding 0'66 millimetre in diameter. vIsIon tubes deSIgned for entertainment use' r e e..
NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch wNl consider applications for (d) ~lpha-num,~ric and. simila~ data or inform~tion display t b
licences for the export of: dIsplay belng obtaIned eIther by scanning or other U es,
(1) Cables containing any number of conductors up to 0'9 milli- excluding .those tubes in which the displayed position Oreanhs
metre in diameter where these cables have not been manufac- character IS fixed. eac
tured as long-distance communicaJtion camer frequency cables; 1544. Semi-conductor diodes, ,including rectifier diodes and sw't h
and ing diodes, but excluding photodiodes (see litem 1548), as follows~ c .
(2) Cable neither containing more than two pairs of conductors (a) Any ~~iconductor ~iode in ~hich the bulk material is ~th
nor containing any conductor, mgle or stranded, exceeding than slhco.n, germanIum, selenIum or copper-oxide' er
1·4 millimetres in diameter where the cable is rto be installed (b) ~ignal ~odes. in which the bulk ma~erial is sili~on or' germanium
in circuits directly connecting densely populated indus,trial areas (IncludIng mIxer, frequency-changIng and SWItching diodes)'
/Of Sino-Soviet Bloc countries with communications systems (i) ~oint contact type diodes designed for use at frequen~ies
in cotmtries outside the Bloc. In exces,s of 1,000 megacycles per second;
(3) Conventional paper and air dielectric type cable for specific (ii) Junction type diodes designed for use at input frequencies
projects within the Bloc, provJided that delivery is to be made greater than 300 megacycles per second or which are designed
within 12 months from signing the contraot. Applicants f,or for switching rates (repetition frequency) higher than 1
licences will be required Ito supply full particulars of the pro- megacycle per second;
posed transaction including details of the route for which the NOTE: This sub-item will normally include switching type diodes
cable is required, Ithe use to which the cable is to be put, the having a recovery time less than 0.1 micro-seconds. The
technical features and capacity of the cable ,and as muoh tech- recovery time is to be specified for a decrease of reverse
nical information as possible on the proposed installation. current to a value of 100 microamps or less and measured
1527. Equipment designed to provide secrecy facilities on either with a forward current and a reverse voltage which are
voice or telegraph, line or radio communication circuits other than typical for the diode in question.
those systems for voice transmission manng use of fixed frequency (c) (i) Power' diodes in which the rated peak inverse voltage taken
inversions or fixed band scrambling techniques in which the trans- as a recurrent voltage exceeds 1,000 volts per junction at
position changes occur not more frequently than once every 10 seconds. 25 0 Centigrade under any conditions of cooling;
(H) Controlled diodes, i.e. semi-conductor multiple-junction
1529. Electronic measuring, testing, or calibrating instruments, not devices for applications similar to those of grid-controlled
~lsewhere specified, having one or more of the following characteris- gas-filled tubes, designed for use at switching rate (repeti-
tics: tion frequency) higher than 100 kilocycles per second.
(a) Designed £or use at frequencies in excess of 1,000 megacycles (d) Tunnel diodes, not elsewhere specified.
per second, except radio spectrum analyzers (see item 1533); 1545 Transistors and related de~ices (or related semi-conductor
(b) Testing !instruments rated to maintain their specified operating amplifying devices sucQ. as flel<tistors, spacistors and Itechnetrons) and
data when operating over a range of ambIent temperaltures
extending from below _25 0 Centigrade to above +55 0 specialized parts therefor, as follo~s: .'
Centigrade. (a) Of any type using any seml-cond~ctor matenal havI,ng four or
, more active junctions within any SIngle block of semI-conductor
1538. ' Apparatus for automatically sorting electronic components
in respect of their electrical characteristics. material; . h th
(b) Of any type using a bulk semi-conductor matenal ot er an
1533. Radio spectrum analyzers (being apparatus capable ofindi- germanium; .. t . I and
cating /the single-frequency components of multifrequency oscillation), (c) Using germanium as th~ bulk seml-~0!lductor ma ena
as follows: having any of the follOWIng charactensttcs: nd
(a) Designed to operate at frequencies over 1,000 megacycles per (i) An average f alpha of 50 to .1 50 megacyc}es ~~r .se~tion
second; and desig1l1ed to (have a maxImum collectIon ISSIP
(b) Designed to operate at frequencies over 300 megacycles per greater than 150 milliwatts. econd
second and using interchangeable heads (i.e., radio-electric (ii) An average f alpha greater than 150 megacycles per s '
frequency tuning systems) and mcorporating integral sweep
facililties; NOTES: •• f a semi-conducting
1 This item covers all deVIces Incorpora Inf . I connections
(c) Having a display Ibandwidth in excess of 12 megacycles per f
cry~tal of any material with thr~e or more ectflca more active
second; or with only two such conne'chons where .our ?~ctor material,
(d) Specialized components, accessories and parts therefor. junctions exist within a .single bl,?ck of se~I-~~n~evices, et~.~ or
1537. Electromagnetic wave guides and components therefor, as which are used as 'amphfiers, o~ctll~tor~, tn~g hoto tranSistorS,
follows: combinations thereof in electronIc CIrCUIts. or p
(a) Rigid and flexible waveguides and components designed for use see item 1548. ., . . d fi d as the continuous
at frequencies in eXcess of 12,500 megacycles per second; 2 The maximum collector dISSIpatIon IS e ne f 25 Centigrade 0

(b) Waveguides having a bandwidth ratio greater than 1·5: 1; dissipation measured at an ambient temperature 0
(c) Waveguide components, oot elsewhere specified, as follows: under any cooling condition: fi d th ' f alpha at which the
(i) Directional. couplers having a bandWlith ratio greater than 3 The average f alpha IS de ne as e. ccurs
1·5 : 1 and direotivity over the band of 15 decibels or more; maior production of a partic1;1lar type of iranks~~n~ this ~aluc shall
(ii) Rotary joints capable of transmitting more than one Where the average f alpha I~ ~ot quote or n
isolated channel or having a bandwid,th greater than 5 per b taken as 1.5 times the mInImum f alpha. · h the modulus of
cent. of the cenItre mean frequency; . e4 f alpha is defined as the frequency at ~~IC has decreased to
(Hi) Magnetic, including gyro-magnetic, waveguide components; the' current gain in the common base connec Ion t
(d) Pressurized waveguides and specialized components therefor; 0.707 of its low frequency value. h· h the modulus of th.c curr~:d
(e) T.E.M. mode devices using magnetic, including gyro-magnetic, 5 Where £1 (the frequency at w IC. . uat to 1) IS qUO
(f) TR and anti-TR tubes and components therefor, except those ~ait~ idn ~ef ~~ghr:;,o~l :n;~tebe c~g::r~~n a~sO~8~
times f tt~~P:~terial,
designed for Use in waveguides operating at a peak power not Ins ea d f of, any semi-cond uc · tors
exceeding 100 kilowatts and in frequency bands between 1,300 1546. .De~dritich pro~uc:uita~r:for use in diqdes or ;ra~s~f semi-
and 1,660 megacycles per second, between 2,700 and 3,900 or comblnattons t ~dreod' .tic' signifies a ribbon-hke pro uc
NOTE: The term en n
megacycles per'second or between 8,500 and 10,000 megacycles

Soflet Bloc and China (Continued)

conductor material.which may be drawn in various widths, thicknesses 1559. Thyratron and modulaJtor gas"iJischarge tubes, as follows:
and lengths and WhICh ~ay represent processing stages from a relatively (a) Those rated for c0!ltinuous operation with peak current and
pure form of the matenal through advanced stages of treatment. peak. ,:oltage exceeding 100 amperes and 9,000 volts at a pulse
repetition frequency of 200 or more pulses per second;
1548. Photo ce.lls, as follows: (b) ~ydrogen ;thyratrons of any rating except types 4C35, 3C45 and
(a) Phot?electnc ce~ls,. photo-con~uotive cells (including photo- direct replacements and equivalent types which vary only as
transIstors and sImIlar cells) WIth a peak sensitivity at a wave- regards heater voltage and/or basing.
length longer than 12,000 angstroms or shorter than 3,000 No~: A 'thyratron' is defined as any hot cathode gas-filled tube
angstroms; ~0.n.talnlng three or more electrodes in which anode current flow is
(b) Photo-transistors (ph<?to-conductive cells including photo-diodes) InItiated by a control electrode.
with a response time constant of 1 millisecond or less
measured at the operating temperature of the' cell for which the . 1560. Com.ponents an~ parts used as resistive, inductive and capaci- .
time constant reaches a minimum. tlve el'ements In electronIC cIrcuits, not elsewhere specified, designed
NOTE: Germanium photo devices with a peak sensitivity at a
f~r and/or capable of reliable performance in relation to their elec-
wavelength shorter tban 17,500 angstroms are specifically tncal and mechanical characteristics and maintaining their design
excluded from embargo. serv;ice lifetime while operating:
(a) over the whole range of ambient temperatures from below
1549. Photomultiplier tubes of all types for which the maximum - 45° .Centigrade, to above + 100° Centigrade; or
sensitivity occurs at wavelengths longer than 7,500 angstroms or (b) at ambient /temperatures of 200° Centigrade or higher.
shorter than 3,000 angstroms. 1561. Materials specially designed and manufactured for use as
1550. The~mal detecting cells, i.e.. bolometers and thermocouple absorbers of electromagnetic waves having frequencies greater than
detectors, radlat?t .energy types only, WIth a response time constant of 2 x 108 cycles per second, and less than 3 x 1012 cycles per second.
less than 10 m.Ilhsecon~s measured at the operating temperature of 1562. Tantalum electrlOly,tic capacitors, not elsewhere specified, as
the cell for whIch the ttme constant reaches a minimum. follows: .
1553. Flash-discharge type X-ray tubes. (a) All types designed to operate at !temperatures exceeding 85 0
1555. Image intensifiers, image converters and electronic storage (b) Sintered electrolytic capacitors;
~ubes, !n~luding memory transfo~mer~ of radar pictures and rugged- (c) Electrolytic capacitors constructed with foils.
IZed 'vIdIcon-type tubes. (excludIng 'commercIal standard television 1564. Electronic equipment and components, not elsewhere speci-
broadcasting camera tubes and commercial standard X-ray amplifier fied, as follows:
tubes). fa) Assemblies and sub-assemblies constituting one or more func-
1558. Valves (tubes) electronic, and specialized parts as follows: tional circuits with a component density greater than 75 parts
(a) (i) Valves rated for continuous wave operation over the fre- per cubic inch and equipment containing such an assembly or
quency range 300-1,000 megacycles per second and for which sub-assembly;
(~t any part. of this frequency range and under any condi- (b) Modular insulator panels (including wafers) mounting single
tion of coohng) the product of frequency of operation in or multiple electronic elements and specialized parts therefore
megacycles per second sqnared and the power output in watts NOTE: Circuit boards and panels which do not contain embargoed
from the anode(s) of a single envelope at this frequency components or which do not contravene the provisions of sub-item (a)
exceeds 2.5 x 107 , when the valve is operating in Class C above are not embargoed by this sub-item unless they are constructed
telegraphy key down conditions or in Class C frequency of insulating materials other than paper base' phenolics, glass cloth
modulated telephony conditions, or, if performance under melanine, glass cloth epoxy resin or of insulatting materials with an
these conditions is not known, the product of declared maxi- operating ,temperature range OIOt exceeding that of the above~nlentioned
mum frequency of full ratings in megacycles per second materials.
squared and the maximum rated anode dissipation per valve
in watts exceeds 1.25 x 107 ; Group I
(ii) Valves rated for operation above 1,000 megacycles per
second; Scientific Instmments and A,pparaJtus, Servomechanisms and
(iii) Valves rated for pulse operation above 300 megacycles per Ph~ograpbi'C Equipmenlt
(iv) Valves having external anode(s) rated for operation above 1565. Electronic computers and related equipment, not elsewhere
300 megacycles per second; specified, as follows:
No~: Sub-item (a) of the definition is not intended to embargo (a) Analogue computers with one or more of the following charac-
a~y. smgle-ended glass envelope tube which has a standard 7-oin teristics:
mmtature or 9-pin N oval base and is in standard use in civilIan (i) C'ontaining a summer with a rated accuracy better than
electronic equipment. 1 part in 5,000 parts, or a multiplier or arbitrary adjustable
(b) Valves, other than conventional tyoes such as diodes, triodes, function generator with a rated accuracy better than 1 part
tetrodes, pentodes, etc., in which the velocity of the electrons in 1,000 parts; .
is utilized as one of the functional parameters including but (H) Containing or capable of incorporating a total of more than
not limited to klystrons, travelling wave tubes and magnetrons; 75 summers, integrators, multipliers or function generators;
except fixed frequency pulsed magnetrons designed to operate at (Hi) Incorporating facilities for automatic insertion or alteration
a frequency of 9.375 kilomegacycles per second ± 0.03 kilo· of problem set-up; or
megacycles per second with a maximum peak output power not (iv) Incorporating any unit designed to function solely as a
greater than 25 kilowatts. memory;
. NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch will consider applications for (b) Analogue computers designed or modified for use in airborne
lIcences for flXed frequency continuous wave magnetrons designed to vehicles, missiles or space vehicles and rated for continuous
operate at a frequency of 2.45 kilomegacycles per second ± 0.025 operation at temperatures from below-45° Centigrade to above
ftlomega~Vc1e~ per second with a maximum power output not ~reater + 55° Centigrade; and equipment or systems incorporating such
han 5 .ktlowatts ~hich are specially designed for industrial heating computers;
or coo km~ purposes. (c) Other analogue computers;
(c) Ind~rect1y heated valves of a kind that can be passed through (d) Digital computers using drum or disc type primary memory and
a cIrcular hole of 7.2 millimetres in diameter; possessing:
(d) ':alv~s designed to withstand at least one of the following tests: (i) A total rated directly addressable storage capacity in excess
of 1 million bits (the same limit defines both the maximum
i(t) Smusoidal vibration at peak accelerations greater than
g for a total period in excess of 100 hours at anyone
" requency between 25 and 170 cycles per second;
capacity a single storage equipment may possess and the
combined capacity wltere multiple equipments are used); or
(11) Sweot frequency sinusoidal vibrations between 60 and (ii) A capability of storing in excess of 250 bits per linear inch
l,~ cycles per second, with a minimum sweot frequency of single track (this limitation applies to each storage equip-
ratIo of 5 to 1, at peak acceleration greater than 4 g for ment involved);
'" a total period in excess of 200 hours; (e) Other digital computers and digital differential analyzers
(e) (~) I Acceleration of short duration (shock) greater than 1,000 g; (incremental computers) designed or modified for use in air-
f a Ves c.ons~ructed with ceramic envelopes and designed for borne vehicles, miss!1es or space vehicles and rated 0
for con-
(f) requencIes In excess of 60 megacycles per second; tinuous operation at temperatures from below -45 Centigrade
yalves designed for operation in ambient temperatures exceed- (Continued pn next page)
mg 1()O0 Centigrade.

Soviet Bloc and China (Continued)

to above + 55° Centigrade; and equipment or systems incorpor- CO Servo motors (gear-head or plain) as follows:
ating such computers or analyzers; (i) Designed to operate from power sources of more th
(f) Digital differential analyzers (incremental computers), as cycles per second (except those designed to operat anf 300
follows: power sources of over 300 cycles per second up to : ndrom
(i) Incorporating more than 50 integrators; or exceeding 400 cycles per second with a temperature not
(ii) Incorporating integrators with an increment cycle time of of frqm - 10° Centigrade to + 55 Centigrade)'
less tthan 1 millisecond (or an iteration rate in excess of (ii) Designed to have a torque..,to-ineraa ratio of io,ooo rad'
1.,000 per second); per second per second IOr greaJter; lans
(g) Digital computers and digital differential analyzers (incremental (iii) Incorporating special features to secure internal dampin .
computers) other than those in (d), (e) and (f) above; (iv) Of size 11 (1.1 inches in diameter) and smaller' g,
(h) Specialized parts, components, sub-assemblies and accessories. (v) Employing solid state Hall effe'ct; ,
not elsewhere specified. (g) Potentiometers (and special instruments rated to have the sa
NOTES: 1. The Export Licensing Branch will consider applications characteristics as potentiometers in (1) 'and (2) below Suchme
for licences for the export to the Sino-Soviet Bloc of (i) computers Vernistats), as follows: ' as
covered by sub-items (c) and (g); and (ii) specialized! parts, components, (1) Linear potentiometers having a constant resolution and
sub-assemblies and accessories, not elsewhere specified, therefor covered rated linearity of 0.1 per cent. or less; a
by sub-item (h) subject to certain conditions. The principal condi- (2) Non-linear pote~tiometers having a variable resolution and
tions are: a rated conformIty of:
(A) that the equipment was designed for and is primarily used in (i) 1 per oent. or less when the resolution is inferior to
non-stragetic applications; that obtained with a linear potentiometer of the same
(B) the equipment wlill be used ,in the Sino-Soviet Bloc primarily for type and of the same track length; or
the specific non-strategic applications for which the export would (ii) 0.5 per cent. or less when the resolution is better than
be approved and that the number, type and characteristics of such or equal to that obtained with a linear potentiometer
equipment are normal for the approved use; and of the same type and of the same track length;
(C) the number of embargoed memory or storage equipments included
in equipment covered by sub-item (g) does not exceed 12. (3) Designed for gimbal mounting;
2. Where the word 'rated' is used it refers to the rated character- NOTE: This sub-item does not embargo potentiometers using only
istics applied by the manufacturer; however, where the equipment has switched elements.
been modified to improve the rated characteristics specified in the (h) Direct current and alternating current torquers, Le. torque
,definition the improved characteristics of the equipment shall be motors specially designed for gyros and stabilized platforms;
governing. (i) Electro-optical devices designed to monitor relative rotation
3. All references to numbers of 'bits' includes those for checking, of remote surfaces;
-synchronizing, etc. (j) Synchronous motors, as follows:
(i) Of size 30 (3 inches in diameter) and smaller and having
1566. Equipment specially designed to produce electronic assemblies: synchronous speeds in excess of 3,000 revolutions per
(a) By deposition or printing on insulating panels (including plates minute;
and wafers), or otherwise forming in situ, component parts (ii) Designed to operate from power sources of more than 400
other than basic wiring; or cycles per second:
(b) By automatically inserting and/or soldering components on (iii) Designed to operate below _100 Centigrade or above + 55°
insulating panels (including plates and wafers), to which wiring Centigrade;
is applied by printing or ortiher means; or (iv) Of size 11 (1.1 inches in diameter) and smaller;
(c) By automatically or semi-automatically assembling, wiring (k) Ball-and-disc or cyHnder-and-ball mechanical integrators; and
and/or packaging mounted modular insulated panels (including mechanical ball resolvers;
plates and wafers) referred to in (a) and (b) above. (1) Analogue-to-digital and digital-to-analogue converters, as
1568. Control equipment, as follows: follows:
(a) All classes of devices, regardless of other characteristics, (1) Electrical-input types possessing:
identified in sub-items (b), (c), (d), (e), (f), (g) and (I) below, (i) A peak conversion rate capability in excess of 50,000
which are designed to operate below -55 Centigrade or above complete conversions per second;
+ 125 Centigrade;
0 (ii) An accuracy in excess of 1 part in more than 10,000
{b) Synchros and resolvers (and special instruments rated to have of full scale; or
the same characteristics as synchros and resolvers in (i) and (ii) (iii) A figure of merit of 5 x 106 (derived fr0!TI. the number
below, such as Microsyns, Synchro-Tels and Inductosyns), of complete conversions per second dIVIded by the
possessing any of the following characteristics: accuracy); . .
(i) A rated electrical error of 10 minutes or less or of 0.5 (2) Mechanical input types (including but not lImIted to shaft
per cent. or less of maximum output voltage; position encoders and linear displacement encoders. but
(ii) A rated dynamic accuracy for receiver types of 1 degree excluding complex servo-follower system~) as f?llows. 1
or less, except that for units of size 30 (3 inches in diameter) (i) Rotary types with an accuracy or maXImum mcrementf
or larger a rated dynamic accuracy of less than 1 degree accuracy better than ± 1 part in 10,000 of full .sea e
(iii) Multi-speed from single shaft types; or of size 11 (1.1 inches in diameter) and smaller,
(iv) Of size 11 (1.1 inches in diameterr) and smaller; (ii) Linear displacement types having an accuracy of better
(v) Employing solid state Hall effect; than ± 5 microns;
(vi) Designed, for gimbal mounting; (3) Employing solid state Hall effect;
{c) Amplifiers, electronic or magnetic, specially designed for use (m) Semi-conduc!or .Hall fiel~ probes, a~ follows: .
with resolvers, as follows: (i) Made of Ind1um-ar~enIde-ph~sphIde(It?- AsP!, ~ ial field
(i) Isolation types having a variation of gain constant (linearity (ii) Coated with ceramIC or Iferntic matenals (e:g.. upec odula.
of gain) of 0.5 per cent. or better; ~ probes such as tangential field probes, multIplIers, m
(ii) Summing types having a variation of gain constant (linearity tors, recorder probes, etc.);
of gain) or an accuracy of summation of 0.5 per cent. (iii) With an open circuit sensitivity greater than
or better; 0.12 Volt
(iii) Employing solid state Hall effect; Ampere x Kilogauss hough the
'(d) Induction potentiometers (including function generators and NOTE: The slope of a straight line .that pass~s t r B:::B n
linear synchros), linear and non-linear, possessing any of the point of origin and through the pOInt U zo : 1 • at' t sensi·

following characteristics: . in the characteristic is defined as the ~oe~ .cl!C~Control

(i) A rated conformity of 0.5 per cent. or less, or of 18 tiVtilty (where uzo=Hall voltag.e, ope.n cIrcu~t, It'~ control
minutes or less; current; Bn= Rated value of applled mag ne 1
(ii) Of size 11 (1.1 inches in diameter) and smaller; field). bl'es and test
(iii) Employing solid state Hall effect; (n) Specially designed parts, components, sub-assem the above.
(iv) Designed for gimbal mounting; equipment (including adapters, couplers, etc.) for t
{e) Induction rate (tachometer) generators, synchronous and asyn-
chronous, possessing any of the following characteristics: 1570. Thermoelectric materials and devices as followS: the figure
(i) A rated linearity of 0.5 per cent. or less; (a) Thermoelectric materials with a ma~i~um of ss of 0.75;
(ii) Temperature-compensation or temperature-correction; of m,erit (Z) and the temperature (T In KelvIn)!n exce y of the
(Hi) Of size 11 (1.1 inches in diameter) and smaller; (b) Junctions and combinations of junctions USIng an
(iv) Employing solid state Hall effect; materials in (a) above;
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Soviet Bloc and China (Continued)

(c) Heat absorbing and/or electrical power generating devices con- (ii) by utililJing a system wherein ,'an image of the docu.:nent is
taining any of the junctions in (b) above; ~rojeoted optically to modify the electrical charge di$tribu..
(d) Other power generating devices which generate in excess of 110n on :a surface, whether this be the final copying material
10 watts per pound or of 500 watts per cubic foot of the or an intermediate medium.
devices' basic thermoelectric components;
(e) Specialized parts, components and sub-assemblies not elsewhere 1576. Centrifugal testing apparatus or equipment possessing any of
specified, for the above devices. ' the following characteristics:
NOTES: 1. The figure of meri.t (Z) eq.u~l~ Seebeck coefficient squared (a) Driven by a motor or motors having a Itotal rated horsepower
divided by t~e groduct o~ electncal reSIStI,:,Ity and thermal conductivity. great-er ,than 400 horsepower;
2. The weIght and CUbIC measurements In (d) above are not intended (b) Oapable of carrying a payload of 250 pounds or more;
to encompass th~ complete device but to include only the thermo- (c) Capable of exefltin.g a centrifugal acceleration of 8 or more 'g'
electric elements and assembly and the components for pumping on a payload of 200 pounds or more. '
calories.. Other c0.I11ponents, such as heating and/or cooling sources 1579. Ion microscop'es having a resolving power better than 10
or contaIners, devIce frames or stands and oontrol equipment are angstroms..
not to be included in the calculations.
1584. Oscilloscopes and specialized parts therefor, as follows:
1571. Magnetomelters and specialired parts therefor, as follows: ~a) qsciUoscope's possessing any of the foHowing characteris,tics:
(a) Fluxgate; (1) A bandwidth greater than 15 me~cycles, per second for DC
(b) Electron sensing; coupled scopes or greater than 20 megacycles per second for
(c) Paramagnetic;
(d) Nucleonic; AC coupled scopes (defined as the band of frequencies over
(e) Hall effect, except magnetometers which use general purpose which the deflection on the cathode ray tube does not fal[
b~low 70.7 pe:r c~nt. of that at the maximum point measured
Hall-field probes to measure magnetic fields greater than I
Oersted uSIng ~ontrol current betwen 100 and 400 milliamperes. .. Wlt~ 'a constant Input voltage to the amplifier);
(H) A tIme base shorter ,than 40 nanoseconds per centimetre in-
NOTE: ~aramagnetIc, as us,ed above, refers to the s.ensing of changes c~uding calibrated m'agnified sweep factor; ,
in magnetic field strength by measurement of the effects of such
changes in the electron spin phenomena. (iii) Employing accelenating potentials in excess of 5,000 volts·
1572. Recording and / or fleproducing equipment, not elsewhere (iv) Containing or designed for the use of a cathode ray tub~
specified, as follows: with three or more eleotron guns;
(a) Th~se using m~gnetic tecp.niques except those specifically (v) Containing or designed for the use of:
desigr:ed for VOIce or mUSIC (such excluded equipment may (a) cathode ray memory tubes;
contain one control channel); (b) cathode ray tubes with travelling wave or distributed
de.fl~ct~on st~ucture or incorporating other techniques to
(b) ~hose using el~ctrothermal and/or electrostatic recording tech-
mques employ~ng electron beams, operating in a vacuum mInimIze mIsmatch of £ast phenomena signals to the
a!1d/or emplOYIng oth~r means to provide a charge pattern deflection struoture;
directly on the recordIng surface; and specialized equipment (vi) Ruggedized Ito meet a military specification.
for the read-out of material so recorded· (vii) Rated for operation -over an ambient temperature r.ange from
(c) Specialized parts, components and reco'rding media for use ... below 25°. to above 55° Centigrade;
with equipment des~ribe~ in sub-items (a) and (b) above. (VIU) IncorporatIng a callbrated variable sweep' delay with an in-
N~TE: 1. The Export LIcensIng. Branch will consider applications crem,ellltal accuracy (measured at the 90 pe,r cent. delay point)
for lIcences for Ithe eXp10ilt to the SIno-Soviet Bloc under sub-item (a) of better than 3 per cent.;
above of reasonable numbers of the equipments described below and NOTE: Oscilloscopes oovered only by (ii) and (Hi) above are not
of amounts of materials in sub-item (c) normal to the stated Bloc use embargoed provided:
for which the equipment was approved. . (~) The oscillosoop~ seJ?siJtivity in millivolts per centimetre
Equipment primarily designed for the recording and/or reproducing dIVIded by the bandWidth In megacycles per second results in a
(read-out) of: figure' of not less than 3 for DC oscilloscopes and not less than
(i) sinu.soidal information on a continuous unidirectional basis and 2 for AC ()s-cill<?s~opes, provide:~ that the rated sensitivity is not
h~vmg an a!?~regate direct recording and/or reproducing band- less Ithan 10 mI1hvolts p,er centImetre for DC osd.Hoscopes or
Width capabIlIty not exceeding 50 kilocycles per second with less than 5 m~llivo[ts per centimetre for AC osoilloscopes;
~he tap~ running continuously at maximum rated speed, (b) . The unIt does not have a time base (including oalibmted
.. IrrespectIve of the number of tracks; magnIfied sweep factor) shorter than 20 nanoseconds oer centi-
(11) cod~d data h~ving a maximum direct recording and/or repro- metre or a time base accuracy of better than 3 per cent.;
ducmg bandWIdth of less than 100 kilocycles per second with (c) The' unit does not utilize an accelerating potential greater
!he tap~ running continuously at maximum rated speed, than 10 kilovolts.
IrrespectIv~ of the number of tracks, provided that the tape (b) Specialised parts ,and accessories as foHows:
transport IS not controlled by the read-in or read-out device Oscil~oscope .plug-in units an':i external amplifiers and pre-
or connected t~ the latter by means of a computer; amplIfiers whIch have -a bandWIdth greater than that defined in
except for eqUIpment having one of the following characteristics: (a) (i) above or a quality factor better than that specified in
(1) Ruggedized; paragraph (a) of the Note.
(2) ~lated for continuous operation in ambient temperatures (c) Electr~nic deyices for strc.boscopic ana~ysis of a signal (i.e.,
from below -10° Centigrade to above + 55° 'Centigrade· samplIng deVIces), wlhether lSub-assembliIes or separate units,
(3) Specially designed for underwater use; , desig~ed to be u?ed in (jO\l1j~nct~on with an os~lloscope to
(4) A rated tape speed in excess of 60 inches per second; permIt the analySIs of recurnng phenomena, WhICh increase
(5) A rated start and/or' stop time of less than 50 milliseconds; lh~ capabilities of an osoilloscope to permit measurements
or 'Yithin the limits of equipment embargoed under sub-item (a)
(6) Recording and/or reproducing heads of the rotary or floating (1) .above and/or .to permit the achieving in an oscilloscope of
types or which were designed for use in equipment with a time-base of less than 40 nanoseoonds per centimetre.
characteristics superior to those set forth in (i) and (H) 1585. Photographic equipment, as follows:
above; and (a) High-speed cinema recording cameras employing:
pr~vid,!d (1) that the equipment was designed for and is (i) Film widths 35 millimetres or narrower and recording at
pnm.anly .used in non-stragetic applications and (2) that the rates exceeding 3,000 frames per second in the case of
speCIfic shIpments will be used in the Sine-Soviet Bloc for a equipment uSiing as the lighting source a Slteady light flow
s~ecific instaUation which Lis primarHy civilian in character and and 10,000 \frames per second in the case of equipnlent
Will not be use~ in relation to computers or to embargoed equip- using as the lighting source flash equipment connected to
~ent or materIals; and that the, number, type and characteristics the unwinding system: '
NO. such equipf!lent are normal for the PFoposed. use. (ii) Film widths greaJter .than 35 millimetres and recording at
incluO . 2. In sub-Item (c) the ter~ '~ecordIng ~edIa' is. intended to rates exceed1ing 64 franles per second;
in sde all type~ -and forms of specIahzed recordIng medIa employed (b) Other high-speed cameras capable of recording at rates in
dru;c hd.recordIng techniques, including, but not limited to, tape, excess of 250,000 frames per second;
N s, iSCS and matrices. ,(c) Photographic micro-flash, equipment capable of giving a flash
d()CU~E: 3. SU~-item (~) of this definition is not intended to cover of 1/100,000 second or shorter duration, at a minimum recur..
eleetroe~t . CopYIn~ eqUIpment which employs electrothermal and/or rence frequency of 200 flashes per second;
s. atIc technIques to reproduce documents: (d) Photographic systems specialLly designed lfor use in space
(1) 0hn or by w,ay of sensitiz-ed or sensitive medira, with which vehicles.
t e ~ocuments are in physical contact aJt the time of repro- Se~ also M.L.12.
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1587. Quartz crystals (worked or unworked) and plates radIo rods, wire rods and rolled wire), sections, shapes
grade only. ' strip, pipe and /tube (including. tube rounds, squ~r~heeta,
N9~: T~s item covers all quartz crystals having piezo-electric hollows), drawn or extruded Wire; and
quahttes s~l1tab!e if~ edectronic appllicatibins irrespective of their (ii) Cast ma,terial produced by casting in sand die
grade, .qua1i!ty, dlme~lons, form or e".tent of working of such crystals
exc~udlng the followllng quartz crystals: '
plas~r or ~her types of moulds, including high
castings, Slntered forms, and forms made by
(9 natural gem stones; metallurgy. PQWer
(11) natural. quartz of optica~ quaI~ty having undergone advanced
pr~cessmg so. as to ob!-am /the reco&nized pliysical oharacter- 1601. Anti-friction bearings, not elsewhere specified as foll s
lS·ticS for opti~wl use! I.e. those havmg undergone, once the (a) All ball and cylindrical roller bearings having ~n inner :
diameter ot 10 ~il1imetres or less and to~erances of ABECo~
product s. optical aXIs ~as been determined, the operations
of roughmg-~own, blanking, s~tting (being worn down by the RBEC 5 (or eqUivalents) or better and eIther or both of th t
use of abraJSIves. o~ gradually In~reasing fineness of grain) and following characteristics: e
final surface polishIng so as .to gIve the finished product within (i) Made of speciail materials, i.e. with rings, balls or roll
very .close toler~nces, Ith~ curvature rays, dihedral angl~s, etc., made .from 3JDy steel alloy or other material except :
ensunng the desued phySical charaoteristics. followl1ng: e
low~ca!rbon steel; SAE-S2100 high carbon chromium
1588. Materials compose~ of crystal~ having spinel, hexagonal or steel;. S~E-4615.nickel molybdenum .steel; or equivaJents·
gat;net crystal .structures; .thIn film devices; assemblies of the fore- (Pafltial lllluSltrative examples lOll special materials for ~
gOIng; and deVICes contaIn!lnJl /them, not elsewhere specified, as foLlows: purpose are: high-speed tool steels; stainless steels'
(a) ~onocrystals of ferntes and ~arne11s, synthetic only; monels; beryllium); t
(b) aperture forms possessing any of ,the following charac- (ii) Manufactured for use at normal operating temperClttures
tenstic.s: over. 150 ~ntigrade (302° Fahrenheit) either by use of

(i) Switching speed of O'S microsecond or less at the minimum speCial matenals or by heal! treatment;
.. field ~ngth ~equir~d for switching at. 40° Centigrade; (b) All ball ~nd cyl,indrical !foller bear~ngs (excl~Slive of separable
(n) A: maximum dImens1pn less than 45 mIls (1'14 millimetres); ball beanngs and :t1hrust ball bearIngs) haVing an inner bore
(c) MultI-aperture rforms WIlth fewer than 10 apertures possessing diameter exceeding 10 millimetres and having tolerances of
any of the following characteristics' ABEC 7, RBEC 7 (or equivalents) or better and eLther or both
(i) Switching speed of 1 microseco~d or less 3Jt the minimum of ,the characteristics in (a) (i) or (a) (ll) above;
.. field st~ength r~quir~d for sWJitching at 40 ° Centigrade; (c) Bearing parts as fonows:
(n) A. maXImum dimensIo~ less than 100 mils (2,54 millimetres); Outer dngs, inner rings, retainers, balls, rollers and sub-
(d) Ml}1tI-aperture ~orms havmg 10 or more aper.tures· assemblies useable only fort" beaxrings covered by sub-items
(e) Th11l f!1m memory stor~ge or switching devices; , (a) and (b).
(f) Electncal filters In WhICh :the coupling element makes use of
the electromechanical properties of ferrites' 1631. Magnetic metals in any form possessing one or more of the
(g) Matt;rials suitable ~or application in electr~magnetic devices following characteristics:
making use of the gyro-magnetic resonance phenomenon. ~a) Grain oriented sheet or strip of a thickness of 0·1 millimetre
. 1593.. Measuring;. calibrating, COUltliting, and time interval measur- (0'004 inch) or less;
rog .eqUIpment, whethe'r or not incorporarting frequency standards (b) Initial permeability 50,000 or over;
hav,Ing. one o~ !D0re of the following characteristics: ' Cc) Remanenoe 98 per cent. 0[' over of maxi'mum flux for materials
(a) (il) Coosastlng 'Of, or coIlltaining, fr~quency measurmg equip- having magnetic permeabilit){;
ment or frequency standards deSIgned for other than ground (d) A oomposition capable of an energy product greater than six
.. labo~al1~ry use with an .a~uracy better than 1 part in 101 ; times 106 gauss-oersteds.
(11) ConSIsting of, or contaInIng, ground laboratory frequency
standards or frequency measuring equipment incorpora:ting 1635. Mloy steels" as fonows:
~requency standards with a sta:oolity over 24 hours of 1 part
(a.) Containing 10 per cen.t. or more molybdenum (but 5 per cent. or
tn 10 9 or better; more molybdenum in any alloys containing more than 14 per
(b) Designed for use at frequencies in excess of 1,000 megacycles cent. chromium);
per second; (b) Containing 6 per cent. or more cobalt, except:
(c) ~esigned to proVlide a multiplicity of aLternative 'Output frequen- (i) Alloys deveLoped for their magnetic properties;
(ii) High speed tool steels oontaining up to 10 per cent. cobaI~
Cies .controLled by a lesser number of piezo-electric crystals or
an l!1temal or eXlternal frequency standard and not forming less than 5 per cent. chromium and no nickel;
(Hi) Glass to metal seating aHoy stee1s containing 20 per cent. or
multI~les of ~ common control frequency;
(d) CountI~ge9U1pm~t capabl7 of resolving at normal fnput levels less cobalt;
NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch will consider licences for exports
sl}ccesslve Input SIgnals WIth less than· 0·5 m,icroseoond time
difference; of small quantites of narrow strips, for watch springs.
(e) Time interval measurin~ equipment conltaining counting equip- (c) Containing 1.5 per cent. or more mobium and/or ta~ta1um; .
(d) Nickel bearing stabilized steels, not elsewhere speCIfied, havIng
ment as specified in sub~tem (d) above. 'a total of 38 per cent. or more of alloying elements except such
~59S. Gravi~ meters (~ravimeters) and specialized parts therefor, steels containing less than 0.4 per cent. titanium or less than 0.8
de&Igned or modIfied for airborne or marine use. per cent. niobium-itantalum;
NOTE: For the purpose of calculating the 38 per cent. cut off, the
Group J maximum of the range specified for each element is to be taken. In the
absence of a specified maximum for titanium or niobium-tantal?m,. the
Metal, Minerals and their Manufadures figure of 0.4 per cenJt. shall be used to indicarte the presence of tltamUm
In this Group: or 0.8 per cent. for niobium.;tantalum. The 38 per cent. cut-off must not
be exceeded to take account of manufacturing or other tolerances.
. Raw materials c~vers all materials from which the metal can be AUoying elements means all constituents other than iron. ore
usefully extracted, I.e. ores, concentrates, matte, regulus, residues and (e) Precipitation hardening steels, containing 4 per cent. or m
dross (ashes); and
U~I~ss provision to lthe contrary is' made in particular items of the nickel.
defi~Ition, the WIOrds metal and alloys cover all crude and semi-
fab1"1cated forms as follows: 1648. Coba,tt, as follows:
(a) Raw materials, including White Al10ys and Red Alloys; alloYS
Crude forms: (b) Cobalt metal and cobalt-bearing alloys (other than
Anodes, balls, 'bars (~ncluding notched bars and wire bars) billets covered by iJtems 1631 and 1635), containing:
bl~ks, blooms,. brickets, cakes, cathqdes, crystals, cUbe~, dice: (i) 50 per cent. or m,ore cobalt; or . Ofe
grams, granules, Ingots, lumps, pellets, pigS, powder, rondelles shot (H) 19 per cel1lt. or more cobalt and 14 per cent. or ID
slabs, slugs, sponge, Slticks; , , chromium and les's than 1 per cent. carbon; or more
Semi-fabricated forms (whether 01" not oooted, plated drilled or (Hi) 19 per cenlt. or more cobalt and 14 per cent or
punohed): ' chromium and 3 per cent. or more; for the
(i) Wroulpt or worlced ltJaterials fabric~ted by ro~ling, drawing, NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch will consider hce~c.e.s of oar-, forgln~, .1D1p~ct eXltruwn,g, pressIn" graining, export of small quantities of dental alloys and smaLl quantlUes
atomtZlng and grmdIng, I.e. angles, channels, crrcles, discs,
dust, flakes, fioil and leaf, forgi~JS, plaltes, powder, pressings row strips for watch springs. hove.
(c) Scrap forms of the metal and alloys covered under (b) a
and stampings, ribbons, rings, rods (including bare welding
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1649. Niobium. (oolumbium), as follows: cyanate, lea;d dinitro!e~orcinate, b.a~lium styphnate tetrazino;
(a) Raw materIals; and detonating or pnmlng compos1:ttons (tn1XItures) oontainina
(b) Ferro-niobh~m ~nd ferro-niobium-tan~a~um; one or more of these chemicals·
(C) Metal and ntOblum-based ·al1loys conunnlng 50 per cent. or more
niobium or 60 per cent or more niobium-tantalum in combina-
(b) Sodium azide. '
1702. Hydraulic ftuids, synthetic, having a viscosity of not more
tion; than 4,000 - 54() Centigrade and not less than 1.5 centi-
(d) Scrap forms of the metal and alloys covered under (c) above.
stokes at + 150 0 Centl1grade.
1654. Magnesium base alloys having ·a content ,~f 0.4 per cent. or
re ·of zirconium, or 1.5 per cent. or more of thorIum, or 1 per cent. 1703. Stabilizers for explosives, as follows:
~omore of rare ealith metals (cerium mis,ehmetal), ,as follows: (a) Bthyl and 'methyl centralites;
o (a) Crude and semi-fabricated forms; (b) NN-diphenylt:trea (unsymmetrical diphenylurea);
(b) Scrap forms. (c) Methyl-NN-~phenylurea (methyl unsymmetrical diphenylurea).
1658 Molybdenum, as follows: (d) Ethyl-NN-mphenylurea (ethyl unsymmetrical diphenylurea). '
~a) Metal and molybdenum-based alloy,s containing 50 per cent. or (e) Ethyl phenyl urethane; •
more molybdenum; (f) Diphenyl urethane;
NOTES: 1. Sub-item (a) does riot cover clean wire of a (g) Diortho tolyl-uretlhane;
diameter Dlot exceeding 500 microns and which, after having (h) 2- N~trodiphenylamine;
been fully annealed, has an elongation factor not exceeding (i) p-Ndtromethylanilane.
5 per cent. for diameters up to 200 microns and not exceeding 1715. Boron, the following:
10 per cent. for diameters of between 200 and 500 microns. (a) Boron minerals, including but not, limited to Colemanite
2. The Expont Licensing Branch will consider applications Pandermite, Rasorite and Ulexite, crude or refined· '
for illicences for the export of clean wire of a diameter not (b) Boron element (metal), all forms including grains a~d powder·
exceeding 1,000 micl10ns and which, after hav1ing been fully (c) Boron carbide and boron nittride; •
annealed, has an eLong<lJtion factor not exceeding 12 per cent. (d) Boron. compounds and mixtures, not elsewhere specified t the
(b) Tubing and platinum-clad tubing. followmg:
1661. Nickel, as follows: (i) Boric ~cids and s~Its (sodium, potassium, ammonium,
(a) Nickel-chromium alloys containing M least 35 per cent. nickel, magneSIum and calCIum) and esters of boric acids, crude or
at lealst 12 per cent. chromium and at least 1.5 per cent. total refined, not including perborates;
titanium plus aluminium plus columbium; (ii) H~ic <?xide, b<?ron trifluoride and its complexes, boron
(b) Scrap fiorms of the alloys covered under (a) above. tnc~londe an~ ds complexes, fluoroboric acid (all concen-
See also A.E.9, 10 and 11. trations), sodIum ftuoroborate, potassium ftuoroborate
1668. Tungsten, as follows: and ammonium flooroborate;
(a) TungSiten metal md tungsten based alloys in crude and senti- (iii) Other boron ~ompounds (excluding metal borates, not
fabricated forms, other than wire, not elsewhere specified, elsew~ere speCified, and perborates), alloys or mixJtures,
except: contaln1ng 10 per cent. or more of boron in combined andl
(i) ferrlO-tungsten; or elemental (metallic) form.
(iii) tungsten carbide; . NOTE: The. Export LicetJ1singBranch will consider applications for
(iii) tungsten powder; hce~ces, proVllded they are not mad~ on a frequent and repetitive
(iv) crude and semi-fabricated pressed-sintered forms weighing baSlts, for. !he export o~ boron materIal~ covered by sub-item (a) and
less than 201bs. or forms made therefrom except sheet with of quantities of mateI'llals, not exceedIng £ 1,400 ($4,000) in value
a width of 12 inches or more; c~vered by sUb-i~m (d) (i), or boric oxide covered by sub-item (d)
(b) TungSiten wire in any form, except: (11) or preparatIons normally used in enamelling and glassware
(i) cut coil filaments; c~vered by sub-iJte!l1 (d) (iii). In all c!lses Export Licensing Branch
(H) uncoated wire of a thickness not exceeding 600 microns of WIll need to be satIsfied that the maternal will be used for the manu-
which the tensile strength does nIOt exceed 35 grammes per facture of products intended for civilian purposes.
miUigram per 200 mm. (140 kilogrammes per square milli- 1718. MaJterial previously covered by this item is now embargoed
metre); by 1754 below.
(iii) tungsten wire which is either of a diameter of 1 mm. or
more containing by weight 2 per cent. or less thorium oxide 1721. Diethylene triamine.
which is cut in lengths not exceeding 30 centimetres for 1723. MateTtial preV1iously covered by tINs item is now embargoed
welding purposes, or of a diameter of 50 microns or less by 1754 below.
containing ~y weight 1 per cent. or less thJorium oxide.
NOTES: 1. Tensile strength is measured afrt:er drawing w,ire to a 1731. Hydrazine in concentraJtions of 70 per cent. or more; hydra-
diameter of 180 microns for wire of greater diameter after heating zine nitrate; unsymmetrical dimethyl hydrazine.
for 10 minutes in a hydrogen atmosphere at 2,100° Centigrade. 1732. Hydrogen peroxide (50 per cent. strength and over).
2. A coated wire is a wire covered with an electron emitting layer
or with an insulating material. 1741. Nitroguanidine.
1670. Tantalum, as foLlows: 1742. Guanidine nitrate.
(a) Raw materials;
(b) Ferro-tantalum and ferro-tantalum-niobium; 1744. Pentaerythritol tetranitrate.
(c) Metal and tantalum-based alloys containing 60 per cent. or 1754. Fluoro carbon compounds and manufaotures, not elsewhere
more tantalum or 60 per cent. or more tantalum-niobium in specified, as follows:
oombination; (a) Monomers, homopolymers and co-polymers, as follows:
NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch will consider licences (1) Tetrafluoroetlhylene and polytetrafluoroethylene;
£or exports of tantalum in sur~cal forms. (2) Chlorotriftuoroethylene and polychlorotrifiuoroethylene;
d) Scrap forms of ;the metal and alloys covered under (c) above· (3) Polyvinylfluoride;
«e) Sean1less pipe and tubing. ' (4) PolyvinyNdenefluoride;
1671. Titanium, as follows: (5) PIOlyperftuorobut..2-ene;
(a) Metal .anq titanium-based alloys containing 70 per cent. or (6) PolychLoropentafluorobutadiene;
more tltamum· (7) Co-polymer of tetrafluoroethylene and hexaftuoropropylene;
t~) Scrap forms. c::.f the metal and alloys covered under (a) above. (8) Co-polymer of tetrafluoroethylene and chlorotrifiuoro-'
I.uton!um. uranIum and thorium. (See A.E.t.) ethylene;
ZIrconIum. (See A.E.8.) (9) Co-polymer of chlorotrifluoroethylene and vinyUdene-
B~ry:lliuln. (See A.E.12.) fluoride;
L~thIUm. (See A.E.35.) (10) Co-polymer of chlorotrifluoroethylene and vinylfluoride;
(11) Co-polymer of chlorotrifluoroethylene and chloropenta-
Group K (12) Co-polymer of hexafiuoropropylene and vinylideneftuoride;
(13) Polybromottiifluoroethylene;
Chemi,ca)s, Metalloids and P~troIeum Products (14) Co-polymer of bromotrifluoroethylene and chlorotrifluoro-
(17)OlM· Detonating and priming oompositions, as follows: (15) Dibrornotetrafluorethane;
a ercury fulminate, lead azide, lead styphnate, lead thio- (b) Manufactures made wholly of the materials in (a) above;
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(c) Electric wire and cable coated wi,th or msulaJted with any of (c) All fluoro-alcohol esters;
. the rnwterials in (a) above. (d) All polyphenyl ethers containing more than 3 phenYl g
NOTE: The Export Licensing Branch will consider applica- NOTE: Excepted from parts (a)-(d) above are: roup$.
tions for licences for ~ndividual shipments containing up to 50 Those oils and Igreases containing by weight eitther not less th
k,ilogrammes oftetftuoroethylene or poly,tetrafluoroethylene or per cent. of neutral castor oil; or not less than 5 per cent of an so
5 kilogrammes of chlorotrifluoroethylene or polychlorotri- c~stor oil and not less than 50 per cent. of castor oil and pet~eftraI
fluorethylene Iin any oorm, as weLl as for larger quantities in oIl together. 0 eUQl
fabricated forms which can be shown to have no strategic Fuming ni,tric acid. (See M.L.8.)
applicaltions. Deuterium and compounds. (See A.E.5.)
1755. Silicone fluids and greases, as follows: Fluorine. (See A.E.14.)·
(a) Halogenated silioone fluids; Chlorine triftuoride. (See A.E.15.)
(b) Lubricating greases capable of operating at temperatures of0 FJuorinated hydrocarbons. (See A.E.l7.)
18Qo Centigrade or higher and having a drop point of 220 Artificial graphite. (See A.E.34.)
Centigrade or higher. Llth~um compounds. (See A.E.35.)
1757. Semi-oonductor materials, as follows:
(a) Sildoon of a purity of 99.9 per cent. or more;
(b) GaLlium metal, alloys G;nd amalgams (except aInalgams for Group L
dental or medical use); and monocrystalline gallium conlpounds
in any form; (except electronic grades of monocrystalline Synthetic Rubber and Synthetic RIm
materials containing less than 1 per cent. of gallium);
(c) Monocrystalline indium any form. 1801. Synthetic rubber, the £ollowing:
1760. Tantalum, niobium (columbium), and tantalum-niobium (a) Alkyl polysulphide liquid polymers;
compounds. N~TE: The defiDii~i0J? is intendeq to ,?over polyn1ers which
1770. Any liquid fuel, including petroleum produClts having a gross ar~ In themselves ltqUild. Wa,ter dIspers1oos, otherwise called
calorific value of not less than 13,000 calories/grammes (23,400 British aatlces, are not covered.
Thermal Units per pound) which contains high energy components (b) Fluor~nated silicone rubb~r .and oth~r fluorinated elastomeric
or compounds. maternal. and such organIC Intermediates. for their production
1781. Synthetic lubricating oils and greases which contain as the as contaIn 10 per cent. or more of combIned fluorine.
principal iItlgredient: . 1920. Synt~et}c film for diele~tric ~se (condenser tissue) of 0.0015
(a) Esters of saItura,ted amphatic monohydric alcohols containing Inch (0.038 mtlhmetre) or less In thickness capable of being used
more than six carbon atoms with adipic or azeleic or sebacic for condensers covered by the definition of item 1560, excluding
acids; . polyester film wiith a thickness greater than O.oot inch (0.0254
(b) Esters of trimethylol propane or trimethylol ethane or miLlimetre).
pentaerythrHol with saJturated monobasic acids containing more
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